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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 12.

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.

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.