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XIS is a warm and welcoming learning community located in the beautiful coastal city of Xiamen. It is the premier international school in Xiamen where a whole-child, learner-centered approach to education is offered based on the IB program frameworks and internationally recognized curriculum standards.

We look forward to you joining our community!

XIS Grade 2 Class

“XIS is the school that puts people first where every child is valued.”

-Grade 9 Parent                  

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.

Accreditation Bullet XIS DifferenceXIS 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.

Long-Standing School Bullet XIS DifferenceWe are the longest established international school in Xiamen, delivering a world-class education for 25 years.