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    About YCIS

    YCIS Shanghai marks our first footprint in the Chinese mainland. Over the past 30 years, the school has expanded with six campuses across Puxi, Pudong and Lingang, offering a unique education pathway and competitive international curriculum for expatriate children aged 2 - 18. 

    At Yew Chung International School of Shanghai (YCIS Shanghai), we are renowned for offering one of the most progressive programmes of international education in China. 

    • The school's unique multicultural and bilingual approach to education, which focuses on both English and Chinese language learning, is recognised worldwide and helps distinguish our students in a globally competitive environment. 


      Our six campuses, located in prime areas in both Puxi and Pudong, collectively cater to Kindergarten, Primary, and Secondary students, aged 2 to 18. As a school for children of international families, our students come from over 50 countries and regions and are educated by world-class teachers from over 20 countries. Our international curriculum nurtures individuals to develop multicultural perspectives. 


    History of YCIS Shanghai

    Over the past 30 years, YCIS Shanghai has grown rapidly and now has a student body of more than 2,300 students. 


    YCIS Shanghai is a fully accredited school recognised by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) and the Council of International Schools (CIS).  


    In addition, the Secondary School is authorised as an accredited Cambridge Assessment Examinations Centre for the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE). YCIS Shanghai is an International Baccalaureate World School, offering the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP). We proudly offer these world-class programmes as a part of our international curriculum.  


    Notably, YCIS is the only school in China to have received the Cambridge Award for Excellence in Education.