Wellington College International Shanghai

Opened in August 2014 and located in the New Bund area, Wellington College International Shanghai is a fully co-educational and boarding school with over 750 pupils, aged 2 to 18 years old.
Based on the unique feature of all the Wellington community of schools – the Wellington Aptitudes model of education and the Wellington Values, Wellington’s curriculum is designed so that all pupils become well-rounded adults, equipped with the skills, knowledge, attitudes and values essential to meet the challenges of society in the 21st century. Wellington College in Shanghai has built a vibrant community where pupils strive to reach academic excellence and engage in a comprehensive wide range of opportunities in music, performing arts, service and sports within the Co-curricular and Academy Programmes.
Founding Date 25 Aug 2014
Accrediations & Affiliations Partnered with Wellington College UK; IB World School, Edexcel & Cambridge Exam Centre, member of the Council of British International Schools
Type Co-educational day school and boarding school
Age of Students 2-18 years
Number of Students Over 900
Nationality of Students Over 30 nationalities represented
Education/ Curriculum Pre-Nursery to 14 years: English National Curriculum; 14-16: IGCSE; 16-18: IB Diploma Programme
Primary Teaching Language English
Languages Taught Mandarin, French, German and Spanish
Teachers Over 100 fully qualified and experienced teachers from native English-speaking countries and relevant countries for language teachers
Teaching Assistants 3 TAs per class in Pre-Nursery; 1 per class from Nursery to Year 4
Class Size Max 22
Teacher-Student Ratio Pre-Nursery: 1:4, Nursery/ Reception: 1:8, Year 1-13: 1:10
School Hours Pre-Nursery to Year 2: 8:20 to 3:30; Year 3-13: 8:20 am to 4:45
After-school Activities The co-curricular activities form an integral part of the school day which runs until 4:45pm; pupils create a bespoke timetable choosing a mixture of self-study prep sessions and from a wide range of activities. Further programmes are available in the evenings and at weekends.
School Facilities The College boasts impressive educational facilities, with, amongst many, four teaching buildings, the most advanced classrooms, IT facilities and laboratories, a state-of-art theatre, tennis and basketball courts, squash courts, football, rugby and cricket pitches and a 25m competition swimming pool.
School Nurse or Healthcare Full-time fully qualified Western and local nurses
School Bus Yes
School Lunch Yes
Admission & Fees Application Fee: RMB 3,000;
Resource Fee: RMB 18,000
Tuition Fee for 2016/2017 school year (annual fee)
Pre-Nursery (Full Day)/ Nursery/ Reception: RMB 209,500
Year 1-2: RMB 243,500
Year 3-4: RMB 245,400
Year 5-6: RMB 248,200
Year 7-9: RMB 271,700
Year 10-11: RMB 288,400
Year 12-13: RMB 297,800
Contacts Location: Wellington College, No. 1500 Yao Long Road (near the Oriental Sports Center) Pudong, Shanghai 200126
Tel: (+86-21) 5185-3866
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