Moonshot Academy is a 12-year innovative school rooted in China and oriented to the world. It is dedicated to cultivating “fulfilled individuals, and active, compassionate citizens”.
Our campus is located in the National Tennis Center in Chaoyang District, Beijing, close to the Olympic Forest Park. The location and the strategic cooperation with the National Tennis Center allow us to have state-level facilities and resources. This environment with a forest coverage rate of up to 95% has brought unlimited energy and imagination to the innovation of education.
Based on the Chinese Natinal Curriculum Standards, we have integrated the world's top curriculum systems and resources to build an international education and teaching system rooted in China and facing the world. This system is characterized by competency-based education, bilingual teaching, and the concept of sustainable development. It has been certified as a member school by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and certified by Cognia, the world's largest school certification institute.
As of June 2023, six classes of graduates have graduated from MSA, and they have gone to a bigger and farther world, including but not limited to: comprehensive universities and art colleges such as Emory University, Rice University, Washington St. Louis University, New York University, Columbia University (Trinity College dual degree program), UCLA, University of Minerva, Rhode Island School of Design, Berklee College of Music in the USA; Imperial College London, University College London, University of Edinburgh in the UK; University of Toronto in Canada, Emlyon Business School in France, University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands, University of Sydney in Australia etc., as well as top American liberal arts colleges such as St. John's College, Reed College, University of Richmond, Macalester College, etc.
To cultivating “fulfilled individuals and active, compassionate citizens.”
Served as the Data Specialist at Mount Pleasant High School, USA
Served as the Founding Principal of Yi Hwang Academy of Language Excellence in Georgia, USA
Served as the Chinese Department Head & Founding Team Leader of the Primary School Chinese-English Track at the Atlanta International School
Co-founder & COO of Moonshot Education
Served as the Assistant to the Chairman & Investment Manager of Origo Partners PLC.
the Executive Principal of the Beida Resources Middle School
Secretary of the Party Branch of Chaoyang Experimental Primary School Attached to Capital Normal University
Compensation and Benefits Expert of Moonshot Academy
Former Assistant to the Dean of Moonshot Academy
Served as the Compensation and Benefits Expert at Bayer China
Director of the Education and Culture Special Commission of the Central Committee of the China Association for Promoting Democracy (CAPD)
Consultant to the Paul and Marcia Wythes Center on Contemporary China at Princeton University
Vice President of Ideal School Society
Deputy Director of Shanghai New School Research Institute
Curriculum Director of the Pilot Project of Beijing Leading Principals
MSA has been recognized by two major international authoritative organizations, CIS and Cognia. It has officially become a Cognia-certified school, and has successfully passed the most important Preparatory Evaluation certification stage of CIS.
Council of International Schools (CIS) is currently the most influential and authoritative accreditation body for international school accreditation. The CIS certification demonstrates to the world the high quality of MSA, and the potential for professional performance and continuity in international education.
Cognia, formerly known as AdvancED, is the world's largest non-profit international school accreditation authority. Cognia certification will allow graduates of MSA to apply to universities in most countries and regions around the world except mainland China, and apply as an American school without being restricted by their student status.
178 students have graduated from MSA in the past 5 years, and 55 graduates will enter their dream universities for further study in June this year.
They went to a bigger and farther world, including comprehensive universities and art colleges such as Emory University, Rice University, Washington University St. Louis, New York University, Columbia University (Trinity College dual degree program), University of California, Berkeley, UCLA, University of Minerva, Rhode Island School of Design, Berklee College of Music, in the USA; Imperial College London, University College London, University of Edinburgh, in the UK; University of Toronto, in Canada, Emlyon Business School, in France, University of Amsterdam, in the Netherlands, and University of Sydney, in Australia. Graduates also matriculated into top American liberal arts colleges such as St. John's College, Reed College, University of Richmond and Macalester College.
Outside the classroom, learners have achieved excellent results in 22 international competitions across categories and themes since 2019, proving that good grades are a natural result of literacy education.