High schools and senior high schools with International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement, A-Level, and other educational programs for ages 13-19 in Shanghai.
Established in September 2016, HD Shanghai Bilingual School is a private school with a global vision for the future. HD Shanghai provides a comprehensive bilingual solution for Chinese families who seek an authentic international education. Blending the best of international educational philosophy with Chinese curriculum, HD Shanghai provides students with a comprehensive and balanced learning experience, where tradition meets creativity and east meets west. HD School serves students in our Kindergarten through to grade 12. Each homeroom is supported by a national teacher and an international teacher, and each homeroom of lower grades is also facilitated by a learning facilitator, which features in the “Tight Three” model of class management unique to HD Schools.
Hongqiao International School was previously known as Rainbow Bridge International Schoo. As one of the leading international school in Shanghai, HQIS is committed to offering a student-centered holistic education that prepares students for higher education and life beyond the walls of the classroom. In 2012 HQIS became an International Baccalaureate (IB) World school authorized to teach the Primary Years Programme (PYP). Their centrally-located campus was built in 2015 and it is equipped with state of the art geothermal heating & cooling system partnered with over 200 solar panels. Combined, these renewable initiatives work to provide HQIS with up to 70% of its daily energy needs.
Shanghai Jincai High School is a modern boarding public school, which was donated by the Taiwanese Ye Family. In March 2005, the first batch of experimental demonstration high schools were awarded by the Shanghai Municipal Education Commission. In February 2006, it was authorized by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) as an IB world school. The college enrollment rate of graduates has remained above 99%. It is currently the only public school in Shanghai that is authorized by both IBMYP (Secondary Program) and IBDP (Pre-University Program).
The Shanghai Singapore International School (SSIS) was established in 1996 to provide quality international education to children of expatriate families in Shanghai. Their two campuses are in Minhang and Xuhui.
The SMIC Private School is a K-12 school established in September of 2001 by the Semiconductor Manufacturing International Company (SMIC). The school campus covers an area of 80,000 m2, of which nearly 50 mu is green spaces and gardens. Initially the purpose of the school was to provide a quality education for the children of foreign and domestic employees of SMIC, so the registered student body was limited to the children of company employees. In 2004 the school opened its doors to non-SMIC children, making its high-quality educational resources available to the society at large and receiving a warm welcome and positive appraisal from the wider community. Currently, approximately 22% of enrolled students are children of SMIC employees. The school graduated its first senior class in June of 2006, and now includes over 400 graduating alumni.
YCIS Shanghai opened in 1993 as the first independent international school in Shanghai officially recognised by and registered with the Chinese government. YCIS Shanghai is a fully-accredited school, recognised by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) and the Council of International Schools (CIS). In addition, the Secondary School is authorised as an accredited Cambridge Assessment Examinations Centre for the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), and is an International Baccalaureate World School, offering the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP). We are proud to offer these world-class programmes as part of our international curriculum. Notably, YCIS is the only school in China to have received the Cambridge Award for Excellence in Education.
The purpose of the Shanghai Vanke Bilingual School is to “inspire unlimited potential”. The school has developed a comprehensive and balanced personality through the rich and challenging bilingual multicultural integration curriculum. It develops children's comprehensive balanced personality, lifelong learning ability, innovative leadership spirit, and creation. TThe school was formerly known as the “International bilingual C class” at Fudan Vanke Experimental School founded in 2006. The students are from nearly 20 countries and regions including the United States, Canada, Singapore, South Korea and mainland China. The school adopts small class teaching, which is taught half in Chinese and half in English. The Chinese and foreign teachers jointly serve as class teachers.
The German School was founded in 1995. Since the opening of the new campus in Pudong in 2007 it comprises of two locations - the EuroCampus in Puxi and the PudongCampus. The German School Shanghai offers education from Kindergarten to high school graduation (German Abitur and international IB). Language of instruction is German and it is therefore essential for all students to have German language skills on a native level. With currently around 1100 students and almost 150 professional teachers the German School Shanghai is one of the biggest German schools abroad. German School Shanghai is a full-time school and offers, in addition to regular classes, a wide range of afternoon activities. The school is equipped with modern facilities like the largest German library in China, sports grounds, indoor gym, swimming pool and a theatre in the fine art centre.
UWC (United World Colleges) Changshu China is located in Changshu, which is around 110km from Shanghai. It is the only UWC in mainland China. They offer the two-year International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program (DP) and a one-year Pre-DP program. UWC offers a transformative and challenging educational experience. Students have an opportunity to discover who they are through an education that isn’t only about academic achievement.
The Lycée Français de Shanghai (LFS) is a private school, managed by the Managing Committee of the Parents’ Association, and appointed by the Agency for French Education Abroad (AEFE, Agence pour l’enseignement français à l’étranger). The teaching programs follow the French curricula, and the decisions about the guidance of students are valid in all French schools, both abroad and in France. The LFS has two campuses, one in Qingpu and one in Pudong, and welcomes over 1,500 students, from kindergarten to high school (Terminale).
Shanghai Pinghe School (SPS) is a boarding school with full operational and financial independence authorized by its board of directors (Shanghai Jinqiao Group) in Jin Qiao Green International Community, in Pudong District. Pinghe encourages creative mindsets and abilities with an aim to pursue high quality teaching in core subjects that enable students to achieve high scores and aptitudes in four programs that are based here with qualified faculty members who work closely with each student to achieve par excellence (from Pudong District Examinations and top TOEFL/SAT scores to outstanding academic performance and high entrance rate) into world’s top colleges and universities. Also, SPS awards more than 500 Diplomas, Certificates and Awards annually. Outstandingly, the graduation of our grade five and grade nine students stands at one hundred percent (100%) since the school’s inception with a “Grade A” rated top excellence, in Chinese, Math and English. Successively since 2002, the middle school has led Pudong District in examination marks in every subject and grade levels and, 100% graduation rate and school entrance rate atop Pudong New District.
Established in 1865, the campus has an overall size of 340MU (223,617 square meters), and is historically one of the most well-known high schools in China and around the world. SHSID now enrolls around 2800 students from over 60 different countries and regions including USA, Japan, South Korea, Canada, Australia, Italy, Great Britain, Poland, Iran, India, Norway, etc. In 1995, SHSID became an International Baccalaureate (IB) world school. SHSID is also authorized by the College Board to administer AP, SAT and PSAT exams and is an authorized TOEFL exam center.
Xiwai International School is a joint venture between Xiwai Investment and Management Co. Ltd. and Shanghai International Studies University . Shanghai International Studies University is one of China 's key universities, directly under the jurisdiction of the Chinese Ministry of Education. It excels in the area of foreign language and culture studies. The combined resources of both partners make Xiwai International School one of the best in the Chinese pre-tertiary education arena.
North America Education Group (NAE) is an educational company with a background in investments that focus on the international curriculum, delivery at full-time schools and training centers. NAE has established a relationship with various well-know international educational organizations, which help to broaden the international curriculum. This includes Ministry of Education, Canada BC (From primary to high school, Canada overseas school program), Ministry of Education of Alberta, Canada (From primary to high school, Canada overseas school program), American College Board (AP curriculum), ACT Solutions (GAC curriculum, can apply to be ACT exam site, IBO (IB PYP, IB MYP, IB DP), University of Cambridge examination board (CHECK POINT, IGCSE, A Level) and EDEXCEL test committee, UK (GCSE, A-level, HND curriculum.
Shanghai Liaoyuan Bilingual School is affiliated to Yushen Education Group. Its predecessor was Shanghai Liaoyuan Experimental School, which was founded in 1992. In 2016, their school changed its name to Shanghai Liaoyuan Bilingual School and began to introduce the IB PYP and MYP to integrate its exploring concept into our national curriculum system. It also has a full-time Senior Section (Shanghai Liaoyuan Bilingual High School) offering Canadian and American High School courses, recruiting domestic and overseas students. There are special classrooms for soft pottery, physical and chemical laboratories, music and art. The area of indoor gymnasium and outdoor playground reaches 15,000 square meters.