School servicesBus. Cafeteria. Uniforms. Health. Security. Library
CISB provides optional bus service for students starting at 3 years old.
Our fleet of buses arrive at school each morning by
Each bus is supervised by a Bus Monitor. Bus Monitors check students as they board and leave the bus and ensure they remain seated and wear seat belts during their journey.
CISB is partnered with SODEXO to provide a healthy, balanced and nutrition menu for students of all ages that
are prepared onsite in our CISB Cafeteria.
The following information is from Sodexo. Please feel free
to contact them or our Admissions office if you have any additional questions.
We provide an extensive range of meals by Sodexo Food Service Company. Menu selections feature a diverse and nutritious range of both Western and Chinese inspired dishes.
- Preschool & Kindergarten Snack Menu
- Preschool & Kindergarten Lunch Menu
- CISB Snack Menu ES
- Grade 1-2 Lunch Menu
- Grade 3-5 Lunch Menu
- Grade 6-12 Lunch Menu
- CISB Lunch menu Daily Special – Asian
- CISB Lunch menu Daily Special – Western
Students use their Student ID Card for food services at CISB. These smart cards should be maintained with a minimum positive balance of 150RMB. You can recharge the card and view balance reports either in person or using our Wechat options.
Small change to the Health description too: The school clinic and dental office are open to serve students and staff during school hours from Monday to Friday. The clinic treats minor injuries, performs first aid, performs health screenings and maintains students’ health records. CISB is partnered with the Beijing United Family Hospital who helps us to provide services for accident emergencies, medical training and education, epidemic and seasonal disease prevention, physical checkups and dental care for all school members.
It is one of our goals to direct students’ energy and attention towards their academic development and personal growth, hence all students are required to wear the school uniform while they are on campus. School uniforms can be purchased at the school’s designated tailor shop. For the convenience of the students and parents, a sufficient amount of supplies are also available on campus.
CISB provides a comprehensive 24-hour security service. Parents are required to show their CISB Parents Cards to enter the school, while all visitors must register at the front gate to be issued with a Visitor’s Pass. Guards are posted at all school’s entrances, and the campus is equipped with a closed-circuit television system and a state-of-the-art fire command center.
The Canadian International School of Beijing Library works to support teachers, students
- curriculum-based resources
- different types of materials to support learning
- books and magazines to foster reading skills and enjoyment
The Canadian International School of Beijing Library includes fiction, non-fiction, Mandarin, and reference materials, magazine subscriptions and both a Mandarin and an English newspaper. In addition, a collection of videos and compact discs are available for classroom use. Fiction and non-fiction materials are available for students and staff to borrow on a daily and/or weekly basis.
Located within the Library are 14 Apple Computers for students to access for school information, to conduct research and to complete projects. The library also has links to the following websites:
International Children’s Digital Database – en.childrenslibrary.org
Statistics Canada – www.statcan.gc.ca
E-library – www.proquestk12.com
Accessing the library
CISB is happy to welcome parents of Pre-School and Elementary students to access our library on Friday afternoons from 2:45 to 3:45. The first and third Friday of each month will be reserved for our Preschool to Kindergarten parents/guardians. The second and fourth Friday of each month will be reserved for our grade 1 to grade 5 parents/guardians. Advanced registration at our front desk is requested as we will accept the first 20 parents registered each week. Please see the link below for details.
Searching the library
You can access the library from home by using the Canadian International School of Beijing website or any other computer internet connection. If you are not using the school website, you can connect to the Library through our CISB LIBRARY CATALOG. The home page will give you the link Canadian International School of Beijing Library – CISB where you can begin your book search. In the search window, type a keyword, author’s name or book title and select the ENTER key. If there is anything related to the information noted, it will appear on the next screen. The information will include the title, author, where to find it in the library and whether it is currently available in the library or has been borrowed.