Fuxin Primary School （FPS）was founded in 1947 and was originally named the Peasant Private Primary School. Whereafter it was renamed several times until it was eventually called FPS. The school is located next to the Pearl River Estuary and is near the Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport. FPS covers an area of 22611㎡ and consist of 2 teaching buildings, a multiple-use building and a staff dorm-building. In total the school has 36 classrooms, 1914 students, and a total of 109 staff members.
FPS is proud of its rich educational teacher-resources of which 1 of the teachers have a senior title. Another 48 have secondary titles and 32 teachers have primary titles. Ye Jianping is the principal of FPS and is responsible for the overall affairs of the school. Xiao Yanli, the vice principal, is in charge of teaching and learning affairs, while Zhu Guangqin, the other vice principal, is in charge of the moral education of the school.
The school can be seen as a very attractive place to learn due to it’s well planed design, beautiful scenery and modern facilities and equipment. These modern facilities include a playground with 200mtar lane, a football field, a basketball field with lights, a gymnasium, computer rooms as well as a multi-media, music, dance, art and science rooms. With all these facilities it is not hard to see why FPS was awarded the1st ClassschoolofShenzhenin 2006. The attractive school environment fits well with the schools philosophy to cultivate happy students with creative ideas.
FPS provides various courses including Cantonese Opera, Tae Kwon Do, art, calligraphy, athletics and literature. The school aims to help students to be themselves getting some exercise and improve their hobbies. The students have done very well in these courses especially in Cantonese Opera and Tae Kwon Do where they achieved lots of prices. In the last three years five students have achieved a first place in the national drama competition. FPS has also won a lot of prices in t Tae Kwon Do, which have been taught by the school since 2009.