Shanghai
International, American curriculum
Ages 6 to 18

Fudan International School

CurriculumInternational, American
Age RangeAges 6 to 18
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate Yes
Avg. students per class 18
Max. students per class 20
First year fees: 元76,760

Fees / Price

School Information

Number of students

333

Number of nationalities represented in the school

25

Max. number of students per class

20

Average number of students per class

18

Additional language classes offered by the school

Mandarin, Spanish

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

The amount of homework depends on the year level. Each subject should require no more than 10 minutes of daily homework in Grades 1 and 2, and around 15 to 20 minutes in Grades 3-5. Elementary students receive homework in the subjects of English, Math, Thematic Studies and Chinese.

Uniform required

No

Waiting list

Depends on the grade level.

Entry evaluation for students

Entrance exams.

External examinations/assessments available

IB Diploma, AP

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

FDIS doesn't have any special needs programs. Students who require special education would be better served at other schools.

School start time

Elementary school: 8:30
Middle/high school: 8:10

School finish time

Elementary school: 15:00 (Wednesdays: 16:00)
Middle/high school: Mondays and Fridays: 15:45, Tuesdays - Thursdays: 16:30

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Physics, debate, film, baking and cooking, contemporary dance, filming, hip hop dance, piano, stage magic, design, DIY handcraft, photography, puzzle club, cross country, badminton, basketball, soccer, volleyball, ping pong, yoga.

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

Outdoor playground, outdoor soccer field, track.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Fudan International School is a public school affiliated to Fudan University, providing both primary school and high school education. It is located in Shanghai of China. It is under co-direction of the Shanghai Education Commission and Fudan University. The school was established in 1950, and the High School started an English language international division in 2006. The school is a co-educational, college preparatory school offering a Western curriculum for expatriate middle and high school students (grades 1 to 12).

Teaching approach of the school

FDIS provides an international curriculum, from Grades 1-12, for students who wish to eventually pursue higher education outside China. Tailored to the needs of a diverse, international student body, FDIS nurtures the holistic development of each pupil. The goal is for all students to be: Global Citizens, Academic Inquirers, Critical Thinkers, and Effective Communicators.

Location

Get in touch with the school

Contact email: admissions@fdis.net.cn
School's webpage: www.fdis.net.cn/index.aspx
Address: No.325 Guo Quan Rd. Shanghai China, 200433