A World Class Curriculum
At Hsinchu International Academy we focus on developing the whole student. HIA's educational approach puts our students at the center of learning. We are deeply committed to our students' social-emotional and academic development; preparing students for success in learning and in life.
At HIA, students engage in independent and collaborative learning experiences that allow them to hone their skills, deepen their knowledge, and embrace their unique passions. We inspire our students to act responsibly and compassionately at home, in school, and the world by cultivating qualities of character, scholarship, and citizenship.
We have carefully selected the most reputable and internationally recognized academic standards, materials, and instructional methodologies to best prepare our students for academic success. HIA has adapted the Common Core curriculum standards in all our core courses with Advanced Placement (AP) alignment and student needs at the forefront of our mind
Learning goals are based on standards, student personal interests, and international trends - a comprehensive, thematic, creative learning process.
Multiple forms of assessment are used to help students engage with learning and understand their levels of knowledge, skill, and understanding.
Bringing real-world project-based learning to the classroom through a thematic cross-curricular approach
Adaptable to the interests and levels of understanding of students.
Builds a learning partnership with parents, both in and outside the classroom.
Promotes research, collaboration, and reflection, at all levels, both in the school and around the globe.
Inspires personal learning and develops international mindedness.
As a school committed to collaborative learning, we cultivate an inclusive, trust-based environment where students honor one another and respect themselves. HIA graduates are confident and happy lifelong learners who are prepared to be successful anywhere in the world.