Shanghai United International School

To be educated in Shanghai is something very special. It provides opportunities and extends horizons, present- ing the student with vistas (s)he would never have within a national school. SUIS is where East meets West, combining two powerful educational dimensions which allow students to derive maximum benefit from the complementary systems: A truly international education where 33 nationalities (including Chinese nationals) learn side by side within the most advanced learning framework in the world - the Primary Years Programme (PYP) of the International Baccalaureate (IB). Learning Mandarin and Mathematics according to the Chinese national curriculum, with its high demands and exacting standards. SUIS students have the opportunity to become bilingual (English-Chinese), with all the linguistic and cultural advantages which will increasingly bring in tomorrow's global world.They go beyond the narrower national curricula of America and the UK, adding global perspectives, independent learning, a values-driven dimension and a highly-motivated attitude to their studies.
Founding Date June 2003
Accrediations & Affiliations IB and NCCT
Type Day school, Primary & Secondary
Age of Students 6 to 17 years
Number of Students 1000+
Nationality of Students 29 nationalities represented
Education/ Curriculum UK National Curriculum, IB and IPC
Primary Teaching Language English or English & Chinese
Languages Taught English & Chinese
Teachers 200 teaching staff, all fully qualified with at least 3 years of teaching experiences
Teaching Assistants Chinese classroom assistants
Class Size 15 to 25
Teacher-Student Ratio 2: 12
School Hours 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
After-school Activities Music, art, dance, sports, etc.
School Facilities campuses located in Hongqiao, Gubei and Pudong
School Nurse or Healthcare Yes, full-time nurses
School Bus Yes, bus service available
School Lunch Morning snack & lunch available
Admission & Fees Primary: RMB 88,000/ year
Secondary: RMB 106000/ year
Contacts Shanghai United International School Hongqiao Campus, No.999, Hong Quan Rd (Near the cross of Wu Zhong Rd and Jin Hui Road), Min Hang District, Shanghai China
Tel: (+86 21) 3431 0090
Shanghai United International School Gubei Secondary Campus, No. 248, Hong Song Rd(E), Min Hang District, Shanghai China
Tel: (+86 21) 5175 3011
Shanghai United International School Pudong Campus, No. 48, Xue Ye Rd, Pu Dong District, Shanghai China
Tel: (+86 21) 5886 9990
Shanghai United International School Shangyin Campus, No. 185, Long Ming Rd, Min Hang District, Shanghai China
Tel: (+86 21) 5417 7228
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