Elementary School

We have a caring and dedicated faculty committed to helping students be global citizens, persons of character, motivated learners, and healthy individual.

Our academic program is American system based with a strong emphasis on Chinese language and cultural values. We strive to nurture children to become lifelong learners and persons of character.

This is done through:

  • Emphasizing moral values and character development
  • Integrating Western and Chinese educational philosophies
  • Incorporating Chinese as a second language
  • Curriculum is standards-based
  • More than 30 after school activities
  • Visual and Performing Arts programs
  • Systematic computer/technology program
  • Exciting extracurricular activities such as Vocabulary Day, Sports Day, International Day, Field Trips, Art Exhibitions and Music Concerts
  • Steadfast support from one of China’s best semiconductor foundries


Kelley Ridings Dr. Kelley Ridings
English Track K-12 Principal

Jennifer Farrlley

Dr. Jennifer Farrlley
English Track K-12 Curriculum/Professional
Development Director
Laura Liu Laura Liu
Assistant to the
English Track Principal

Academic Affairs

Laurie Whiston

Laurie Whiston
ES AA Director
Ivy Li Ivy Lee
ES AA Assistant

Student Affairs

Trey Fuller

Trey Fuller
ES SA Director

Evy Zhang

Evy Zhang
ES SA Assistant

For general information or questions, please email ESStudentAffairs@smicschool.com.

Upcoming Events

  • May 2017 Monday - May 29, 2017
    • Dragon Boat Festival Holiday
    Tuesday - May 30, 2017
    • Dragon Boat Festival Holiday
  • June 2017 Friday - June 16, 2017
    • ET K2 Graduation 12:30 to 14:30MHS 1st Floor Auditorium
    Monday - June 19, 2017
    • ET Grade 5 Graduation 08:30 to 10:30MHS 1st Floor Auditorium
    Thursday - June 29, 2017
    • Report Card Distribution (Students dismiss at 10am)
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