Ningbo Huamao Foreign Language School was established in 1998 by Huamao Group at a cost of 650 million yuan. The school was founded in center Yinzhou and is in the middle of the new Central Business District. It is found, conveniently, one block from Wanda Plaza and located next to Yinzhou Park and Ningbo Museum. A short distance away is the University of Nottingham Ningbo Campus (UNNC). The campus buildings cover a sprawling 200,000m2 and contain the nation’s largest private art museum, designed by Pritzker award winning architect, Wang Shu. The nearby Science and Technology Museum contains full size dinosaur replicas, rockets, interactive exhibits and a 200 seats cinema.
A love of sport and fitness is fostered with a 3,000 seat indoor stadium, 25 meter indoor, heated swimming pool, a rubberized athletics track and field. The campus facilities are nestled harmoniously within areas of parks, rivers and sculptures that provide an educational air of learning, reflection, and contemplation.
Huamao is a large boarding school with around 4,500 students and 500 teachers. The school has developed to become a nationally recognized, advanced private school with numerous awards.