The British International School Shanghai Pudong is an international school in Shanghai, China and was estabilshed in 2002.
The British International School in Pudong is located in a central location, less than 30 minutes from downtown Shanghai and 20 minutes from Jinqiao. The school is equipped with excellent facilities including a swimming pool, theatre and specialist rooms, and has a team of caring, highly committed and qualified teachers. It is an accredited centre for the University of Cambridge International Examinations, Edexcel Examinations (UK), a member of the Council of British International Schools and a recognised IBO World School.
Ethos & Promises
The school bases itself on three fundamental promises;
- Achieving Academic Excellence
- Learning to Lead
- Making a Difference
These incorporate all aspects of school life, including academics, service responsibilities and student confidence.
Among the activities offered at the school are band, orchestra, jazz band, choir, dance and drama. There is one major theatre production per year and includes students from Middle School to Senior School and is usually held at the end of the calendar year. There are miniature productions throughout the year for other phases at the school, usually at Christmas and Easter time.
The Model United Nations is an important program that takes place at the school. Students take part in the MUN annual trip to the United Nations in New York every summer.
Beyond the Classroom
The school offers numerous opportunities to participate in Co-Curricular Activities (CCA’s).
In early 2014, a group of students travelled to Tanzania to a Nord Anglia Education charity project school to help teach.