International Schools in Shanghai

Shanghai schools guide

 

Download the free Expat Arrivals Shanghai Schools Guide for an overview of what expat parents can expect from the school system in Shanghai. Read about a typical school day, the difference between public and private schools, and everything you need to know about the admissions process.


 

 

A school in Shanghai welcomes international studentsMost expats who can afford it send their children to one of the international schools in Shanghai.

The city has an extensive range of international schools for expatriate families to choose from. These include everything from Montessori kindergartens to secondary schools following American or European curricula and the International Baccalaureate (IB).

The most prominent international schools in Shanghai include:

 

Britannica International School, Shanghai

www.britannicashanghai.com
Curriculum: British
Gender: Co-educational
Ages: 2 to 18

Britannica International School, Shanghai is a centrally located British school for pupils aged 2 to 18 with the English National Curriculum at the core of its education programme. Read more
 

Dulwich College Shanghai

www.dulwich-shanghai.cn
Curriculum: British, IB
Gender: Co-educational
Ages: 2 to 18
Dulwich College Shanghai believes in educating and inspiring students by encouraging them to learn from everything they do. Read more
 

Dulwich College Shanghai Minhang

www.dulwich-shanghaiminhang.cn
Curriculum: British, IB
Gender: Co-educational
Ages: 2 to 14
Dulwich College Shanghai Minhang is a school of teachers who are passionate about their chosen field and believe in the benefits of small class sizes to nurture and support the individual. Read more

 

British International School Shanghai

www.bisshanghai.com
Curriculum: British, IB
Gender: Co-educational
Ages: 1.5 to 18

 

Concordia International School Shanghai

www.concordiashanghai.org
Curriculum: American
Gender: Co-educational
Ages: 3 to 18

 

Shanghai American School

www.saschina.org
Curriculum: American, IB
Gender: Co-educational
Ages: 3 to 18

 

Shanghai Community International Schools

www.scischina.org
Curriculum: American, IB
Gender: Co-educational
Ages: 2 to 18

 

Shanghai Livingston American School

www.laschina.org
Curriculum: American
Gender: Co-educational
Ages: 4 to 18

 

Shanghai United International School

www.suis.com.cn
Curriculum: IB Primary Years Programme (PYP)
Gender: Co-educational
Ages: 5 to 11

 

Western International School of Shanghai

www.wiss.cn
Curriculum: IB
Gender: Co-educational
Ages: 5 to 18

 

Yew Chung International School of Shanghai

www.ycis-sh.com 
Curriculum: British, IGCSE, IB
Gender: Co-educational
Ages: 2 to 18

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