Australia Senior High School Curriculum
Hailiang Foreign Language School is authorized by the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA) of Australia to offer Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) courses. If students meet the educational requirements, they can obtain the VCE senior high school certificate at Hailiang. Graduates can use the VCE certificate for entry to Australian universities as well as top universities in other English-speaking countries.
Montessori Primary School Curriculum
In 2018, Hailiang Foreign Language School introduced Montessori education into its curriculum. On the basis of the National Basic Education Curriculum System, HFLS has integrated the Montessori curriculum structure, created a mixed-age bilingual environment, carried out interdisciplinary integrated learning through group cooperation, and cultivated the comprehensive development of students with stronger self-awareness and exploration ability, ready for the future.
International Baccalaureate (IB) Courses
Hailiang Foreign Language School is a candidate school* for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme / Middle Years Programme and pursuing authorization as an IB World School.
IB World Schools share a common philosophy—a commitment to improve the teaching and learning of a diverse and inclusive community of students by delivering challenging, high quality programmes of international education that share a powerful vision.**
*Only schools authorized by the International Baccalaureate can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years
Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme or the IB Career-related Certificate (IBCC). Candidate
status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted.
For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit www.ibo.org
**Mission Statement from the IB
The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who
help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. To this end
the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging
programmes of international education and rigorous assessment. These programmes encourage students
across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people,
with their differences, can also be right.
HFLS Foreign Language System
Hailiang Foreign Language School has opened English, Spanish, French, Korean, Japanese and Chinese as a Second Language courses in order to provide more diverse language learning options for children. In this system, each child can learn to master two or more foreign languages, increasing his or her ability to communicate and gain a competitive advantage in the future.
HFLS Ideology HFLS理念
The World is Your School 学校即世界
Hailiang Foreign Language School breaks the concept of school walls, making the school a microcosm of the world, connecting the school with the world, integrating with the modern times, breaking the standard curriculum and standard evaluation models, and allowing children to experience and make mistakes to their fullest until they are successful, so as to help each child find their own place in the world!
Learning is a Part of Life 学习即生活
In HFLS, lifelong learning has become a consensus. Hailiang Foreign Language School advocates every child to “learn for the future”, breaks the concept of obligatory learning requirements, dissolves the concept of grade and class, and constructs a mixed-age learning community. All students, teachers and friends also carry out integrated learning. Through the active participation of education industry elites and an excellent community of active parents, we all work together to create an educational community geared towards developing the best future for our children to grow and strive.
Education is the Future 教育即未来
Based on the education vision of developing each child’s future, the professional and accurate Kuder Career Planning system helps Hailiang Foreign Language School to implement the education concept of “one student, one lesson, one person, one plan”. Kuder Career Planning provides students and parents with customized and individualized education programs, which empowers each child with a unique path to his or her future.