AA teacher and expat student learning at the ISA International School in Guangzhouddress: Block C2-2 Redtory, Siheng Road No.128, Yuan Village, Tianhe District, Guangzhou 510655
Website: www.isagz.org
Email: admission@isaschool.com
Telephone: +86 20 8890 0909
Gender: Co-educational
Teaching language: English and Chinese
Curriculum: International Baccalaureate and Chinese
Ages: 2 to 10


ISA Tianhe International School blends the best of Chinese and international educational practices and traditions, creating a new model of high-quality bilingual education in China. The school’s mission is to provide holistic education with academic and personal challenges, preparing students for life-long learning while building strength of character. The school aims to support each student’s intellectual, physical, social and emotional development in a safe, stimulating learning environment.

What the school says

"Our aim is to educate the next generation of internationally-minded students, to take their place in the world as leaders, thinkers, developers, creators and shapers of a better world. Students will graduate with outstanding academic skills. Through a spiralling curriculum, each student studies key concepts and discovers knowledge of the world around them through an enquiry-driven approach to learning."


ISA Tianhe International School places the highest value on outstanding academic performance. It delivers the National Curriculum of China jointly with international programmes, from Kindergarten to Year 12.

The curriculum is a rigorous academic programme that blends higher order, creative and critical thinking with the development of memory and other cognitive skills. High expectations and a positive climate provide the best environment for students to attain academic success. Progress is monitored closely using the latest technology tools to track students’ performance and provides additional learning for all year levels. Teachers provide a stimulating, inquiry-driven learning environment for students to thrive. ISA International School students are prepared for pathways to higher learning, including entry to the world’s top universities.


Fees for the 2022/2023 school year range from RMB 156,000 for Early Years 1 to RMB 177,000 for Years 1 to 5. There is also a non-refundable application fee of RMB 1,200.

From the head of school

"I am proud to be Head of School, at the first of the ISA International Education Group’s campuses. As a founding member of the ISA Tianhe School, I have witnessed the growth and achievements of our teachers and students as they have contributed to create the successful school we are today, a school full of optimism, kindness, and commitment.

"Our strengths are in our high academic standards, our partnership with parents and our happy children. Personal and social development is just as important to us as academic achievement. Visitors have commented on the ‘love for the children felt in every corner of the school’ and ‘the evidence of children enjoying learning.

"We provide the best opportunities for our students, encouraging them to participate in activities and competitions beyond the classroom curriculum."

– Beth Jones, Head of School

Further reading

►Find out about other international schools in Guangzhou