Vision, Mission & Philosophy

Our Vision

We strive to become a distinguished international school that embodies Tzu Chi’s humanistic values and academic excellence. 

Mission Statement

Our mission is to foster compassion and integrity, empowering students to become exceptional global citizens who are dedicated to serving others. Through a vigorous academic program that prioritizes critical thinking, creativity, and collaboration, we cultivate lifelong learners who make meaningful contributions to the world.


We are dedicated to nurturing the holistic growth of every child, recognizing the interconnectedness of their spiritual, social, emotional, and academic development. Through student-centered and inquiry-based approaches to learning, we empower students to actively participate and explore. Furthermore, we fully embrace the teaching of core values, including empathy, respect, and gratitude, as the virtuous foundation that underpins their education.

Tzu Chi Elementary School Graduate Profile

1. Caring and Supportive Friends:

Our graduates are known for their kindness and willingness to help others. They are empathetic to those who are going through a difficult time, and they take action to make things better. They have a sense of leadership and ownership of their school, and they exercise these traits by helping their friends and inspiring others.


2. Friends of All Cultures and Inclusion Heroes:

Tzu Chi Elementary alumni appreciate the differences in people and work hard to make sure everyone feels like they belong. They love learning about all the different cultures in the world, and they’re great at making sure everyone feels welcomed and understood.


3. Always Curious and Problem Solvers:

Our graduates do well in school and they never stop asking questions and trying to find answers. They don’t just learn things; they also know how to apply what they have learned to solve problems. They enjoy working together with others to find creative solutions.


4. Honest and Always Doing What’s Right:

Tzu Chi Elementary alumni are known for their honesty, responsibility, and strong values. They always try to do what’s right and treat others with kindness and respect–they’re also trustworthy and reliable friends.


5. Helping the World and Changemakers:

Our graduates feel responsible for making the world better, and they take action to make it happen. They know that even small actions can make a big difference, and they work to solve problems in their community and around the world, making life better for everyone.


The Tzu Chi Elementary School Graduate Profile shows our dedication to helping students become not just great learners but also caring, understanding, and helpful individuals. Once they graduate, our students are ready to go into the world to make it a better, more compassionate place.