September 14, 2015
YCIS Shanghai greatly values its relationships with students’ parents, and supports their involvement and interest in being part of the school community. To help encourage new parents to join in school activities, and to provide an introduction to key staff, programmes, and events at the school, YCIS recently invited all new parents to “Welcome Tea” morning sessions across all of its four campuses.
September 7, 2015
For Year 12 students at YCIS Shanghai, the rigorous and holistic International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB) has just begun. To introduce the students to the benefits, experiences, and new challenges they will have in the two-year programme that helps them prepare for university and beyond, YCIS organises an annual “Year 12 Retreat” at the start of the school year. Recently, all Year 12 students from the Gubei Campus attended the two-and-a-half-day conference, held at a resort on Sun Island, located just outside Shanghai.
August 20, 2015
This week, new students and their families received a very warm welcome on campus from the YCIS community at the annual New Families Welcome Barbecue Events prior to the first day of the school year. At the Century Park Campus, the school’s leadership team and faculty welcomed incoming families whose children will study at the school’s Regency Park and Century Park Campuses. For the new students at the Hongqiao and Gubei Campuses, the Hongqiao Campus hosted the fun, evening event.
August 12, 2015
Recently, Early Childhood Education (ECE) educators from all YCIS locations in China came together for a two-day conference held at the Regency Park Campus. The conference, which is part of the professional development training for all ECE teachers in China, is held annually prior to the beginning of the school year.
July 17, 2015
At YCIS, all students in Years 12 and 13 participate in the rigorous International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP), a comprehensive, two-year curriculum that provides diploma holders access to top universities around the world. This year, the 2015 IB Diploma graduates from Gubei and Century Park Campuses have once again achieved outstanding IB exam results.