SCIS: An IB World School
Shanghai Community International School (SCIS) is one of the first international schools in Shanghai to become fully authorized as an International Baccalaureate (IB) Continuum World School, a worldclass academic program aimed at rigorous critical thinking and global citizenship. This accreditation extends across all SCIS Campuses, including Hongqiao and Pudong, providing a seamless program for students aged 2-18, and comprised of the Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP), and Diploma Programme (DP).
Primary Years Programme (PYP)
Nursery to Grade 5
Primary Year Programme (PYP) prepares students to become active, caring, lifelong learners who demonstrate respect for themselves and others and have the capacity to participate in the world around them. It focuses on the development of the whole child as an inquirer, both within and beyond the classroom. (Age 2-10)
Click here to find out more information about SCIS ECE Primary Years Programme.
Click here to find out more information about SCIS Lower School Primary Years Programme.
Middle Years Programme (MYP)
Grade 6 to Grade 10
Middle Year Programme (MYP) is a challenging framework that encourages students to make practical connections between their studies and the real world. The MYP is a five-year programme, which can be implemented in a partnership between schools. Students who complete the MYP are well-prepared to undertake the IB Diploma Programme (DP). (Age 11-15) Click here to find out more information about SCIS Middle Years Programme.
Diploma Programme (DP)
Grade 11 and Grade 12
Diploma Programme (DP) is designed as an academically challenging and balanced program of education with final examinations that prepares students for success at university and life beyond. (Age 16-17)
Click here to find out more information about SCIS IB Diploma Programme.