Day cares, preschools, and kindergartens offering social development, creative activities, and language learning for ages 0-6 in Shanghai.
Montessori School of Shanghai offers a bilingual education to infants and young children, emphasizing sensory and practical life skills. It is a Full International Member of the American Montessori Society.
Western International School of Shangha was founded in 2006 as an all IB-environment school. With strong diversity demographics, it became the first full continuum International Baccalaureate World School offering the full IB program from the primary years (PYP) to the diploma program (DP) in 2012. It is also the only IB full continuum school in Shanghai that is authorized to offer the specialized IB career-related education (CP) in the secondary years. The school hosts the UK registered International School's Theatre Association (ISTA) as well as the Stoke City Football Camp Academy.
Britannica International School, Shanghai is a British international school offering a course of study based on the English National Curriculum. They are the only school offering an A level program to students over age 16 in Puxi. Their teachers are largely British and are all native English speakers, while also having one of the smallest student-teacher ratios in Shanghai.
The brand-new Shanghai campus of the venerable English boarding school founded in 1527. The original campus is boys-only, but the Harrow International School Shanghai is co-ed and offers both day and boarding school for students from 2-18 years old, with teaching based on the English National Curriculum (IGCSEs followed by A Levels). Located in the rapidly developing Sunland development in the Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone, it has high-class facilities and incorporates a lot of extracurricular activities.
Accredited sister campus of Italian Casa dei Bambini, operating out of a gorgeous campus. The curriculum is focused on early childhood and follows the Montessori approach. Teaching environment is bilingual, providing an immersive English and Mandarin learning environment from a young age.
One of the newer international schools to open in Shanghai, Wellington College International Shanghai offers state-of-the-art facilities and extensive enrichment programmes. It is affiliated with renowned boarding school Wellington College in the UK.
An early childhood education institution, originally founded in Singapore in 1983. They've since expanded to 11 schools across Asia.
Tiny Tots is a pre to early elementary schools that's been around for 20 years. It's all about getting kids ready for the classroom by creating a safe space for learning and creativity. The school focuses in on each students development in self confidence, social adjustment, physical development, and well rounded positive feedback.
Shanghai Community International School was an early entrant to the international school sphere in Shanghai back in 1996. As the fourth established school in Shanghai, they distinguished themselves from American, German, and British schools that had already been established in Shanghai by focusing on having a curriculum that was not tied to a national identity. The school subsequently adopted certified International Baccalaureate programming in 2008, and as of 2017, has become the second International school in Shanghai to be a full continuum IB world school.
In 2003, Dulwich College Shanghai Pudong was founded as Dulwich College London’s first international school in China. The school ethos is based upon that of the original Dulwich College in England and aims to develop not only the intellectual potential of the student body, but also the personal growth of each individual. Dulwich College Shanghai Pudong strives for academic excellence and has high expectations of such from the students. At Dulwich College Shanghai Pudong, we believe in educating and inspiring our students by encouraging them to learn from everything they do. From a dual language programme in Early Years to an IB Diploma in Senior School, our approach is a journey of discovery, with more focused attention on academic rigour and innovative co-curricular programmes. This, along with our excellent connections to the world’s leading universities, introduces your child to a wider world of possibilities.
Yew Chung was founded in Hong Kong in 1932, and YCIS Shanghai was established in 1993 at the invitation of the Mayor as the first independent international school officially recognized by and registered with the Chinese government. The school supports a diverse student body of more than 50 nationalities, and has a unique model of education that integrates the best of Eastern and Western philosophies and practices, creating a co-cultural and bilingual learning environment. The school has four growing campuses located in prime locations in both Puxi and Pudong to serve the expatriate community. In addition to the school’s reputation for excellent academics, YCIS is also known for its sports, arts, and music programs. YCIS Shanghai’s robust internationalized curriculum has made its mark for the city with consistent “Top in World” and “Top in China” student IGCSE examination results. In 2016 alone, YCIS Shanghai students received the greatest number of Cambridge Learner Awards out of all international schools in China (of which there are more than 200). In addition, YCIS students’ International Baccalaureate examination scores are consistently significantly higher than the world average, and graduates go on to matriculate at leading universities around the globe.
At Vanke Kindergarten, we understand that life can become stressful. We also understand that as parents you are looking for balance in your lives: a balance between work and home, family time and personal time, your parents and your children.
Vanke Kindergartens provide the balanced alternative for your growing needs.
We are the perfect balance in early childhood education for your child, balancing between:
Eastern and Western philosophy
Nurture and Nature
Discovery and Guidance
Giving and Receiving
Play and Academics