Elite Schools

A brief introduction of Shanghai International Studies University Songjiang Foreign Languages School

Established in 2010, Shanghai International Studies University Songjiang Foreign Languages School is the first nine-grade public school jointly set up by SISU with the Songjiang District People’s Government with high standards. There are 52 classes in the primary school sector, 32 classes in the junior high school sector with altogether 4,700 students. The school covers a land area of about 106 mu, or 70,700 square meters, (including 49 mu for the primary school and about 57 mu for the junior high school.) The covered area for teaching and supporting facilities in the primary school reaches more than 16,000 square meters, including teaching buildings, student activity buildings, administrative comprehensive buildings, a canteen for teachers and students and a gymnasium and other supporting buildings. For the junior high school, the buildings with total construction area of 20,000 square meters were officially put into use in the 2012 academic year.

The school has the idea of “making a solid foundation for the happiness of a child's life, and opening the door for a new ‘hope’ every day.” With the motto of “reading, self-cultivation, managing family, governing career and touring the world”, the school is committed to cultivating students “having a Chinese heart and taking the roads around world.”

The school has set up more than 70 societies at Sun Moon Star Society, covering drama, instrumental music, painting, calligraphy, literature, robotics, science and technology, information, sports and chesses. It has effectively promoted the comprehensive development of students' moral, intellectual, physical and aesthetic qualities. According to incomplete statistics, our students have won 858 awards at the district level, and 724 awards at the municipal and national levels in recent years. Among them, the students have achieved good results in world competitions in robots and brain Olympics. The school has been rated as Shanghai Safe and Civilized Campus, city-level school with art characteristics, calligraphy education experimental school of the Calligraphy Education Committee of Chinese Education Society, Shanghai Red Flag Brigade, Shanghai “Six T Canteen”, Shanghai Green Low Carbon Life Demonstration Unit, Shanghai Language and Literature Model School, Shanghai Student Sunshine Sports Activity Advanced Unit, district-level civilized unit, district code of conduct model school, district education and research advanced unit, district science and technology school, etc.