First Program

First Program

American Curriculum

  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

A full-time student with HCAS must take and pass the core courses to be promoted to the next grade. Each course has two semesters

Enriched Curriculum

  • Art
  • Music
  • Physical Education/ACAT
  • Computer Science
  • Moral Education
  • Health Education

Enriched curriculum courses are recommended for achieving the "Philosophy of Whole Person Education"


  • Language Package: Chinese language / World language
  • Science / Math enhancement: Chinese math / experiments + field study
  • Drama / Performing Arts
  • Dance / Modern Hip Hop
  • Visual Art & Design
  • Music and Orchestra
  • Sports
  • ESL Programs

Homeroom Teachers

All homeroom teachers are foreign teachers who are fully qualified by the government, professional in education, thus enhancing our fully immersed English environment for the students to build up a strong foundation in English.


  • Annual western cultural events (Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Etc..)
  • Yearly academic / cultural activities and sports competitions
  • Summer / Winter schools, overseas programs
  • Theme-based WoW Workshop
American School Art Class