Shanghai High School International Division

Shanghai High School International Division (SHSID) was founded in June, 1993 and became an International Baccalaureate (IB) member school in 1995. In 2002, it became the only UNESCO associated school in Shanghai. SHSID enrolls Grade 1 to 12 students from foreign countries, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan. Currently, there are 2500 students from 47 countries and regions on campus. SHSID offers approximately 600 compulsory and optional courses, including SAT, TOEFL, AP programs and IB Diploma Programs. In addition, SHSID is also a TOEFL test center, an IB test center, and a PSAT and SAT test center. Dozens of students have received full marks on these tests. Besides, the average IB score in 2008 was 38.44 out of 45, which ranked high in the world. A large number of graduates have been admitted to many well-known universities throughout the world. Over 75% of graduates have been accepted by prestigious universities in European and American countries. 70% of those who applied for American universities have been admitted to TOP 50 universities.
Founding Date September 1993
Accrediations & Affiliations AdvancED
Type Day school, boarding available to above Grade 7 students
Age of Students 6 - 17 years
Number of Students 2900+
Nationality of Students American, Canadian, Australian, Japanese, Singaporean, Korean, British, Taiwanese, etc.
Education/ Curriculum US based curriculum
Primary Teaching Language English, Chinese
Languages Taught English, Chinese, (minor) French, German, Japanese Korean
Teachers Nearly 500 teachers
Teaching Assistants N/ A
Class Size Grade 1-3: 20; Grade 4-5: 25; Grade 6-12: 27
Teacher-Student Ratio N/ A
School Hours 8:15 am - 3:50 pm
After-school Activities All kinds of activities
School Facilities Science labs, library, tennis court, swimming pool, soccer field, basketball ground, dorm etc.
School Nurse or Healthcare Yes
School Bus Yes
School Lunch Yes
Admission & Fees Grade1-6: 38,800/ semester
Grade 7-9: 40,800 / semester
Grade 10-12: 42,800/ semester
Contacts Location 1: 989 Baise Road (North Gate), 400 Shangzhong Road (South Gate)
Tel: (+86 21) 6476 5516 / 6453 3318
Location 2: Pudong campus, 38 Huo Xiang Road.
Tel: (+86 21)-6879 2990; (+86 21) 5027 8818 ext 8508
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