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Situated in the popular sea-side town of Sai Kung, Hong Kong Academy is an independent, international co-educational school offering the full IB curriculum from pre-kindergarten through to Grade 12.

  • Hong Kong Academy
    33 Wai Man Road
    Sai Kung
    New Territories
    Hong Kong
  • Mailing address:
    Hong Kong Academy
    HK SAR
  • T +852 2655 1111
  • F +852 +852 2655 1222
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • Lower School Ages: 3-11
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Ages: 11-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Numbers: School total: 600 pupils
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: SEN considered case by case
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: August to June, three terms. Christmas, Easter and a longer Summer holiday.
  • School Hours: Primary School Student Hours PK 1 & PK2: - 8am to 12:30pm: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday - 8am to 12:20pm on Wednesdays K to Grade 5: - 8am to 3:10pm: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday - 8am to 12:20pm: Wednesdays Secondary School Student Hours - 7:50am to 3:10pm: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday - 7:50am to 12:20pm: Wednesdays
  • Fee Currency: Hong Kong dollars
  • Fee Details: 2018/19 annual tuition: Kindergarten: PK1-PK2: $149,800 Primary: K-G5: $186,700 Secondary: G6-G8: $205,600 G9-G10: $214,200 G11-G12: $223,000
  • Fee Extras: Application fee: HK$3,000 ($2,800 for PK1-PK2) Capital levy: HK$27,000 to be paid annually for each child not exempted by a debenture. Entrance fee, paid upon admission: HK$25,000 for the first child; HK$12,500 for each additional child. Family debenture is HK$590,000. Each family is required to purchase one debenture upon admission to Hong Kong Academy. Debenture exempts one student from the annual Capital Levy. Families may purchase additional debentures to cover siblings. Debentures can be re-sold when the family leaves the school. Technology fee: $6,500, Community Organisation fee: $100
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Memberships: European Council of International Schools (ECIS); Association of China  & Mongolia International Schools (ACAMIS)
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit


  • International Baccalaureate (Diploma)
  • International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (MYP)
  • International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP)


  • Authorised by International Baccalaureate Organization (not to be confused as an inspection or accreditation agency)
  • Council of International Schools (CIS)
  • Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

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