Sunshine International House Discovery Bay offers education to children aged 12 months to 6 years. The school follows the British National Curriculum and puts a strong emphasis on language learning. By the time students graduate from this preschool, they are ready to cope up with the challenges of primary education.
The school concentrates on the overall development of each child. This campus has two sister campuses – one in Sunshine International House Tung Chung and one in Sunshine International House Clearwater Bay.
Curriculum-wise, the school is divided into two division – playgroup for children aged 12 months to 36 months and preschool for children aged 2 to 4 years. In the preschool level, the school puts emphasis on the importance of play as a method of learning.
This is the time children make sense about the world. Hence, the school uses play as an essential element to aid children’s learning process. In the preschool level, the school introduces the British National Curriculum and The Early Years Foundation Stage which they tailor to meet the requirements of multi-cultural children of Hong Kong.
Sunshine International House Discovery Bay puts a strong emphasis on language learning and seeks to raise bilingual children. Hence, right from the playgroup level, children learn English as well as Putonghua. In the preschool level, children take 40 minutes of Putonghua lessons every day.
The school also focuses on literacy and numeracy during this time. The school delivers the literature programme through the Oxford Reading Tree and the Jolly Phonics Programme. In the preschool stage, the focus remains on training children to seek admission into the primary level of different schools across the world.
Apart from academics, Sunshine International House also provides different kinds of enrichment programmes to aid children’s learning journey as well as help them pick up life skills. From yoga and cooking to English and Maths, children can opt for a range of after school classes to hone their skills.
Shop 106, 1/F, Blk 6, Discovery Bay North Development, Discovery Bay, Hong Kong