International, British curriculum
Ages 2 to 18

Wellington College International Shanghai

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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average
Maximum 22 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: 元282,560

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Number of students


Number of nationalities represented in the school


Max. number of students per class


Does the school employ teaching assistants?


Native English speaking teachers


Language support for students not fluent in English

English as an Additional Language

Additional language classes offered by the school

Mandarin, French, Spanish

Uniform required


Waiting list

Depends on the grade level.

Entry evaluation for students


Deadline for registration (new academic year)

There is no application deadline as Wellington operates a rolling admissions system. However, as the College grows, there will be fewer places available and Wellington encourages early applications.

External examinations or assessments available

IB Diploma, IGCSE

School bus service available


School start time


School finish time

Nursery - KG2: 15:30
KG3 - G12: 15:45

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Board games, T ball, art, Spanish culture, music, aquatic games, drama, football, Mandarin story club, ballet, Chinese stories and crafts, Maths games, crazy art, multi-sports, fun science, swimming, story telling club, Lego, cartoon club, basketball, rugby, netball, fabric jewellery making, yoga, drama club, cross stitch, accelerated reading, Chinese paper cutting, Suduko, choir, production, running, philosophy, French, knit and natter, Chinese painting, synchronised swimming, string ensemble, gymnastics, martial arts, jazz dance, garage band, gardening club, book detectives, logical mathematics, Latin, prop making, touch typing, fun Mandarin, drumming, sewing, computer animations, triathlon.

School provided lunches


Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

The facilities are second to none, with the sports hall, three football pitches, a 400-metres all weather synthetic running track, tennis and basketball courts, and two swimming pools, including a 25 metres, six-lane competition pool. Opened in autumn 2016, the air filtered and temperature controlled sports dome has been specifically equipped for a wide variety of sports including tennis, football, badminton, basketball, handball and volleyball.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students


Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Wellington College International Shanghai is a fully coeducational, independent international boarding and day school, following the National Curriculum of English leading to the IB Diploma Programme for the eldest pupils.