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  • An International School

    The expansive landscaped campus of Léman International School – Chengdu is nestled amid lush fields and gardens at the foot of Chengdu’s hills.

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  • Student Life at LIS

    Students will uncover talents, abilities and discover new interests and carry them throughout their lives.


  • Experienced and Talented Team

    Our experienced and talented team of professionals is a critical component of our success as a truly outstanding learning institution.


  • Personal Growth

    At Léman we believe the only measure that matters is that of your child’s academic and personal growth.


  • Welcome to Admissions

    Léman International School - Chengdu is the premier international school in southwestern China, serving students from Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12.


  • School News

    Find out the latest news from our family.

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Tessa Butler

Tessa graduated in 2014 with a Bachelor of Education, majoring in Primary, at James Cook University.

Tessa graduated in 2014 with a Bachelor of Education, majoring in Primary, at James Cook University. She is currently studying her Masters of Education, majoring in Leadership and Management, at Queensland University of Technology. Tessa grew up on the Gold Coast and also began her teaching career there, at Trinity Lutheran College. During that time, Tessa was a Year 6 core teacher. She was responsible for teaching English, Maths, Humanities, Science and Christian Studies. She has also been involved in Kokoda Challenges, inter-school sporting events, school camps and sports coaching.

Tessa is interested in Carol Dweck’s theory of a growth mindset. This is the belief that intelligence can grow through effort and persistence. Within the classroom she focuses on building the student’s growth mindset. We celebrate mistakes, embrace challenges and believe in our abilities. Tessa believes this mindset is the foundation for future success.