Founded in 1995, Lantau International School (LIS) lantau pui o Campus aims for its students to perform academically and socially. With its unique approach in education, the school has a reputation of maintaining its academic excellence for years, which prompts the school’s alumni to enroll their children to the school.
LIS sports three separate campuses from Reception Class to Upper Primary across Lantau Island, and the school group says that LIS also stands for their values of:
Lantau Pui O Campus is an English language primary school located on the south side of Lantau Island. The school claims to have the greenest campus environment in the whole of Hong Kong. Utilising the British curriculum in concert with the latest in technological advancements in their classrooms, Lantau Pui O Campus has one of the highest enrollment rates leading up to their secondary school of choice.
Lantau Island itself has a growing reputation among tourists and expats looking for a more green natural environment in which to bring their families. Lantau Island is within easy reach of Hong Kong International Airport, with top notch transportation connecting to the rest of Hong Kong Island and Kowloon.
Besides Disneyland, the Big Buddha, the golf course at Discovery Bay and the Ngong Ping cable car are some of the relaxing attractions along with the scenic beaches of South Lantau. The seasonal attractions and nature focused island life, are some of the reasons why the island sports some sizable expatriate communities, which the LIS campuses cater to.
Besides the Pui O Campus, there is also the LIS Cheung Sha Campus for Lower Primary and the LIS Tong Fuk Campus for Upper Secondary. The school has school buses that transport students from all over the island to each campus. Lantau International School is also somewhat unique in that it provides all learning material free of charge to it’s students- including stationary, workbooks, and text books.
Lantau Pui O Campus has professionally-trained teachers who teach according to the British Curriculum. Being a school that only accepts up to 320 students, lessons are carried out with highly effective communication between teachers and students, allowing a unique bond to form in the school community. Bilingual and multilingual students are also given the opportunity to learn Mandarin through the school’s Mandarin lessons.
Students are always prioritised in LIS. The school has green learning environments and high-tech classes that help learners experience a fun and interesting education. Upper Primary 4 to Upper Primary 6 pupils at this campus are also supplied with computers to facilitate their educational needs at this age.
The nature-friendly surrounding allows students to be active in various outdoor activities, giving them the chance to learn more about nature and their roles in protecting it. LIS also offers non-compulsory extra-curricular clubs like drama, choir and dance.