Happy Valley Hong Kong
ESF International Kindergarten (Hillside)

Thank you for considering ESF International Kindergarten (Hillside).


Our vision is for every child to be the best that they can be. Our mission is to inspire creativity and nurture the global citizens and leaders of the future. We will do this by creating joyful learning environments, led by a community of exceptional teachers, who bring out the best in every child through a personalised approach to learning and by inspiring curious minds.

  • Day school tuition No Information
  • Grades for day school Pre-K/Reception -
    Kindergarten/Year 1
  • Number of Students 354
  • Year founded 1999
  • Boarding school tuition No Information
  • Curricula IB Primary Years
  • Type Co-ed

Admissions Information

Admissions Process


  • First application deadline 30 September
  • Waiting List Yes
  • Application fee (domestic) $258 USD
  • Application fee (international) $258 USD


  • Assigns homework Yes
  • Use of technology in the classroom Yes
  • Language of instruction English
  • Learning support Yes
  • Native English teachers Yes
  • Number of teaching staff 32

School Life

  • Bus service Yes
  • Sports teams available Yes
  • Do students practice religion at the school No
  • School provides lunch Yes
  • Uniform required Yes