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The Shen Wai International School Spotlight

SWIS VALUES Integrity Well-Being Perseverance Creativity Empathy SWIS wants students to be equipped with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed for safe, healthy, confident lifelong learning and for building enriching relationships. We help our students develop a life-skills toolbox from Kindergarten to Diploma and elements of well-being are at the heart of many SWIS units […]

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The SWIS Evereads Story – Evereads

“Today a reader, tomorrow a leader“.- Margaret Fuller Once upon a time, there were 8 high school freshmen who sought out ways to make an impact on the community by promoting English reading among young local students. These 8 inspired SWIS IB learners founded the SWIS Evereads Club and have committed to their mission by […]

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Shenzhen’s Most Innovative International School

More and more families are realizing that a quality education is not simply about how many tests the student is taking. Schools themselves are beginning to understand this with many taking tentative steps in becoming more inquiry-based in their educational philosophy. Shenzhen American International School Shenzhen American International School (SAIS) understood this need to have […]

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Whittle School & Studios Teachers on Shenzhen Campus (Part 3)

View: Whittle School & Studios Teachers on Shenzhen Campus (Part 1) Whittle School & Studios Teachers on Shenzhen Campus (Part 2) As Loris Malaguzzi, the founder of Reggio Emilia’s educational philosophy said, “Our task, regarding creativity, is to help children climb their own mountains, as high as possible. No one can do more.”  I am excited […]

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World Environment Day – Merchiston International School, Shenzhen

No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible. 雪崩时,没有一片雪花是无辜的。 ― Stanisław Jerzy Lec Yesterday the 48th World Environment Day (WED) was held in Hangzhou, China, with the theme ─ “Beat Air Pollution”. The expansion of the MTR and the reduction of carbon emissions will be conducted by the government in order to reduce air pollution. […]

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GREEN OASIS SCHOOL – An Accredited Council of International School

It is with great pleasure and pride that I have the honour of announcing GOS has gained the much coveted Accreditation from the Council of International Schools. CIS is the world premier accreditation authority for schools internationally and we have met all the criteria and standards required for accreditation. Well done and congratulations to all […]

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SIS & ISS Celebrate 30-year Partnership in SZ

THIS year, Shekou International School (SIS) celebrates 30 years of providing expatriate students with the highest standard of education and a truly international experience in Shekou. International School Services (ISS), a not-for-profit organization based in Princeton, the U.S., is celebrating more than 60 years of providing quality services for a wide range of educational institutes […]

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Scholars for the Innovation Age -Whittle School & Studios

What are we looking for in students at Whittle School & Studios?  Because we believe that every student is a unique individual with unlimited potential, our mission is to let them shine in at least one passionate, purposeful pursuit in which they will achieve excellence, and as a result, lifelong confidence.  Therefore, we respect every […]

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Big Thinker -Whittle School & Studios

Founded in 1855, the Telegraph is a major national newspaper in the UK. Chris Whittle, our Chairman and CEO, was recently interviewed by Simon Usborne of The Telegraph. In the interview, Chris outlined our vision for a modern school, built upon years of planning and his experience in education reform. We reprint this article below to […]

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Whittle School & Studios Teachers on Shenzhen Campus (Part 2)

View: Whittle School & Studios Teachers on Shenzhen Campus (Part 1) Two weeks ago, we introduced 10 outstanding teachers from our Shenzhen Campus in a previous article 「Teachers on Shenzhen Campus (Part 1)」. Today, we are pleased to continue to introduce another ten talented, passionate and professional teachers who have joined the Whittle family. Daniela is […]

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Whittle School & Studios Teachers on Shenzhen Campus (Part 1)

View: Whittle School & Studios Teachers on Shenzhen Campus (Part 2) We believe that every school is a big family. An encouraging “family environment” produces many inspiring moments for young children. For every school, teachers play one of the most crucial roles. And it is with this belief that we are seeking to build the […]

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TEDxYouth@Shen Wai International School

The first TEDx Youth event was held at Shen Wai International School (SWIS) on the 23rd of March 2019. The theme of the event was “Glass Ceilings: Breaking Norms”. TEDxYouth@SWIS is the first ever TEDx youth event organized by SWIS. TEDx is an initiative by TED to give a platform to ideas worth sharing. “Glass […]

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SWIS Robotics Won Rookie All-Star Award in the U.S.A

After months of preparation, Team #7635 from Shen Wai International School (SWIS) Robotics competed in the 2019 Rochester FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) regional on 14th and 15th March 2019. This is the first time that SWIS Robotics has participated in an international robotics competition and won the Rookie All-Star Award. This award is given to […]

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2019-2020 International School of Nanshan Shenzhen Leadership Team

With the 2019 year already underway, we are excited to announce the International School of Nanshan Shenzhen (ISNS) Leadership Team for the 2019-2020 academic year. Returning Leadership Team Members:  Head of School David Swanson  Mr. David Swanson will be continuing his role as Head of School for the fourth consecutive year. He looks forward to […]

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Global K12 School Opening its Campus in Shenzhen This Fall

Whittle School & Studios intends to create the world’s first truly modern school serving students from age three to 18. Among its global network of campuses located in major cities around the world, the first two will be in Washington, D.C. and Shenzhen, China, both scheduled to open in the fall of 2019. In this article, Jim Hawkins demonstrates how Whittle’s extraordinary education will prepare […]

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Giving is Better Than Receiving- International School of Nanshan Shenzhen

Earlier this year, ISNS students continued a clothing drive that was initiated last year. The purpose of the initiative is to bring warmth to those less fortunate, especially during these cold winter months. Most recently, ISNS students were able to hear back from the organization that helped them to deliver the donated items. Hear from […]

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Merchiston International School (MIS): The Future of International Education in Shenzhen?

Merchiston International School (MIS) is the first of its kind in Shenzhen. Priding itself on providing a British education and boarding system, MIS is the first overseas campus of Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. With a history of over 185 years, MIS combines experience and knowledge with modern facilities and up-to-date technology, creating a […]

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Divali Celebrations at Green Oasis School

Green Oasis School is committed to delivering a British Curriculum that recognises and celebrates different cultures from around the world. Our Guiding Statements include: -Green Oasis School’s commitment to internationalism and intercultural understanding is explicitly embedded in the Guiding Statements. -GOS believes strongly in educating our students to appreciate, understand and respect all peoples both […]

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Green Oasis School Expanded Department of Additional Support

Green Oasis School recognizes that its children are not only served through the general curriculum and extracurricular activities.  GOS appreciates that all students have unique learning styles and needs that go beyond the classroom which impact their ability to fully realize their potential.  That is why Green Oasis has an expanded department of Additional Support.  […]

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New Beginnings- an Exciting Time at Green Oasis School

The ancient Chinese philosopher Laozi wrote, “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” The educational journey for our students at Green Oasis School is no different. It starts from the moment children enter our classes to the day when they leave; hopefully a little wiser, more knowledgeable and confident to face […]