Established in September 2016, HD Shanghai Bilingual School is a private school with a global vision for the future. HD Shanghai provides a comprehensive bilingual solution for Chinese families who seek an authentic international education. Blending the best of international educational philosophy with Chinese curriculum, HD Shanghai provides students with a comprehensive and balanced learning experience, where tradition meets creativity and east meets west.
Rooted in traditional Chinese culture, HD Shanghai develops students to become heralds of Chinese culture to the world. We integrate high-quality educational resources and absorbing innovative educational concepts, supporting our students to understand the world and develop cross-cultural perspectives, so that they will become global citizens.
HD School serves students in our Kindergarten through to grade 12. Each homeroom is supported by a national teacher and an international teacher, and each homeroom of lower grades is also facilitated by a learning facilitator, which features in the “Tight Three” model of class management unique to HD Schools.
Established Date: September 2016
Accepted students ages: 3-15 years old. High school is scheduled to start enrollment in September 2021.
Type of School: Full-time private bilingual school
Size of campus: approx. 100 acres in total
Kindergarten- Montessori course,
Primary and Secondary - Integrated bilingual course,
High School- AP/IB course
Boarding: Scheduled to offer boarding to students from Sep. 2020 (Secondary school)
Number of the students in school: Nearly 2000 students
Tuition: RMB 148,000 per year for Kindergarten, RMB 150,000 per year for Primary school, RMB 180,000 per year for Secondary school (2018/2019 school year)
Other fees: school bus fare, school uniform fee, meal fee
Main teaching languages: Chinese and English
Other teaching languages: it depends on the students
Average class size: 20 students in CASA and 25 students in other grades
Average teacher-student ratio: 1:5
School hours: 8:15-15:30; Extracurricular time: 15:30-16:30
After-school activities: French, Pop ban, Science, Fun origami, Handmade clay, Drama, Hockey, Football, Advanced Swimming, Basketball, Table tennis, Karate,Tennis, Ice Hockey, Cycling, Golf, Baseball, Cricket, Triathlon, fencing, Drums, Piano, Violin, Cello, Chorus, Go, The Great Wall of HD Art Project, Rubik's Cube, Reading Club,High Drama Club, Picture Drama Club,Picture Book Reading, Fun Rubik’s Cube, Physical Models, Magical Science,Vocal Training, Programming, Western Painting Appreciation, PBL, Children Broadcasting and hosting Club
School facilities: Smog-free air film gymnasium, bilingual library, multi-function theater, basketball court, football field, tennis court, swimming pool, restaurant, multi-function classroom (music, art, laboratory, dance, ICT), etc
School nurse: full-time school nurse