Xiamen International School is known for its family-like atmosphere where the school community forges strong ties. Through involvement of parents, community-wide events, and student interactions across grades and divisions, students, parents, faculty, and staff, alike, feel a part of warm and welcoming environment.
“What I like most about XIS is its small community and strong bond among students & between students and teachers.”
–Grade 12 student
The XIS Difference
Why is XIS the international school of choice in Xiamen?
Over 80% of our faculty hold advanced degrees, and the average number of years of teaching experience is 11.
We are a diverse community with over 40 nationalities represented.
XIS develops independent, confident, and open-minded thinkers.
Our students attend reputable, well-known universities around the world. View our students’ university acceptances 2016-2020.
XIS is accredited by WASC (for 20 years) and authorized by the International Baccalaureate Organization (15 years).
We are an IB World School, the only school in Xiamen offering all three of the prestigious and internationally recognized IB programs.
An average of 74% of XIS seniors earn a bilingual IB Diploma—the world average is 25%.
We have a warm community, family environment where every child is valued.
XIS students participate in international school regional athletics, arts, and cultural leagues and conferences: ACAMIS, SCISAC, and ISCMS.
We are the longest established international school in Xiamen, delivering a world-class education for 25 years.