The NCIC-Immersion School, an independent division out of the Nanshan Chinese International College, opened in August 2016. Located inside the campus of one of the top independent schools in the city, the school currently provides a Kindergarten to Grade 8 Program. NCIC-Immersion uses a standard-based curriculum, guided by Common Core States Standards and the Common Ground Collaborative for its framework. The school promotes a dual language immersion model based on current language research and is committed to action research as part of the World Language Initiative for English as an Additional Language.
Situated in China’s first Special Economic Zone and immediately north of Hong Kong, Shenzhen is a fast growing metropolitan area with a high concentration of technology companies, known as China’s Silicon Valley.