Guangya School is located in Dujiangyan City, which boasts one of the World's Cultural Heritage sites-Mount Qingcheng and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System. The school was founded in September 1992. It's known as the first private boarding school opened in Mainland China after 1949. The "Conversation of Visiting South of China," and "The 1992 Outline for Reform and Development of Education in China" which were published in 1993, and the "Private Education Promotion Law" published in 2003 chose Guangya School as one of the reference schools.
The school offers a rigorous, enriching, and universal education that encompasses the intellectual, physical, cultural, ethical, and philanthropic to prepare the students to take their place with ease in the international milieu and their own communities.
The school has been an IB World school since October 1995. In 2005, the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) authorized the school to offer a two-year IB Program (http://www.ibo.org). The school offers the International Baccalaureate or IB Middle Years Program and IB Diploma Program. The programs, from Grade 6 to Grade 12, cater to the needs of the citizens of Sichuan, diplomatic and consular corps, multi-national companies, and the expatriate community living in Chengdu.
In 2007, the school was accredited by the University of Cambridge as a Cambridge International Center in 2007, registration number: CN566 http://www.cie.org.uk
In 2011, the school was accredited by College Board in the US to offer AP (Advanced Placement) programs, registration number: 694351 http://www.collegeboard.org
In 2012, Guangya School at Luxehills International Community becomes the only examination site for AP programs in Chengdu city.
From Here to the World
Guangya School at Luxehills International Community was established by Guangya School, a high-class education brand, and Luxehills International Community, a community of celebrities and families that enjoy a high quality environment. The same ideals joined Luxehills and Guangya School together: to introduce a typical European-style of living in the town and create the highest quality international citizens in southwest China.
GSL: Guangya School at Luxehills International Community
GSL is a branch of Guangya School and is located in Luxehills International Community. It's a full-time non-boarding school that offers shuttle buses for the students. It includes a pre school, kindergarten, grades 1-6, middle school grades 7 and 9, and university preparation for grades 10-12.
Luxehills International Community----The Incomparable Humanistic Environment in Western China
Located in Shuangliu County, south of Chengdu about a 20 minute drive south from downtown Chengdu, Luxehills International Community is designed to be a high-class international community, consisting of an eighteen-hole golf course, eighteen lakes, and more than 2,600 mu of low-density residential housing.
It is a community of single-family detached houses around a beautiful golf course. The community also has an apartment district, a business district, commercial districts, two community clubs, and various sports facilities.
Superior Heritage in Elite Cycles
"You would be very smart and talented, because you have been living in Cambridge." John Maynard Keynes, the famous economist, wrote to his grandmother. This shows that the learning environment plays an important role in a person's future.
Studying at GSL is the same as studying at Harvard University. Not only does it mean having an advanced education, but it also means gaining a successful network of friends and teachers.