Summary

Stamford American School strives to make each child “achieve more than they believe they can” while not being academically selective. Supporting each student with individualised learning plans and tools to achieve high standards in not only “traditional” subjects but also in problem-based subjects such as Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Innovation (STEMinn), Stamford prepares students for the challenges and changes for life beyond graduation in tomorrow’s world. The school also aims at instilling an enthusiasm for lifelong learning and a sense of global awareness in every student through its World Language Program, Global Mentor Program and breadth of Co-Curricular Activities.

Key Information

Starting with 350+ students the school will grow into a school of 1,000 students.
Student Population
24:1
Student Teacher Ration
7:45-2:45 (with optional extra curricular activities)
School Hours
No
Selectivity
2017
Year of Founding
None
Religious Affiliation

Grades

Stamford will open for Pre-Primary (Kindergarten) to Grade 7 students in September 2017, and will gradually grow to a Pre-Primary to Grade 12 community of over 1,000 students.

Language Of Instruction

English
Mandarin
Spanish

Curriculum

U.S. AERO and Common Core Plus, IBDP and Inquiry Based Learning

International Demographics

The school's student population represents more than 25+ nationalities.

Focus

Technology
Academics

Facilities

Gymnasium
Science Lab
IT Suite
Library
Personal computers/iPads for students
Guidance Counsellor
Cafeteria
Parent Café
Air-conditioned classrooms

Application & Deadline

Application fee
$3000, non-refundable
Application deadline
None
Average tuition fee
Pre-Primary-Grade 5 : $16,590/month
Grade 6-Grade 12 :$18,210/month
Debenture
Individual debentures for students not paying a capital levy.
Priority to siblings for admissions
Yes
Are you academically selective?
No
Waiting list for any/all grades
Please contact the school at 25008688 for more information.
Admissions process

STEP 1
Prospective students need to submit an online application form and all required forms. A non-refundable Application Fee must be paid in order to be considered for admissions.
STEP 2
Once the required forms and documents are complete have been submitted and the Application Fee has been received, the Admissions Team and the appropriate school administration will review the application file. A time will be scheduled to meet your child to conduct an assessment. All assessments are conducted on a 1-to-1 basis with an experienced and trained assessor. Our assessment activities are all age-appropriate. Please note that there is no preparation required for the assessment.
For overseas applicants: If a face-to-face assessment is not possible, an online assessment via Skype may be arranged. Overseas applications will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
STEP 3
The application will be reviewed by Stamford's Review Committee. Families will then be notified by email of the outcome within 2 weeks of the assessment. When a place is offered, the Deposit must be paid within seven (7) calendar days of receipt of the acceptance letter. If the Deposit is not received within seven (7) calendar days, priority will be given to other applicants. Before students start they must also complete a Medical Form and have a valid Hong Kong visa to be eligible for a place at Stamford American School. A visitor visa does not entitle the holder to attend any school in Hong Kong.

Find & Contact Us

Stamford American School Hong Kong
25 Man Fuk Road, Ho Man Tin, Kowloon, Hong Kong
T : 25008688