Shanghai Daning International Elementary School's administrators and facility managers vow to provide a safe, comfortable and modern campus for all ages and offers state-of-the-art facilities that support top quality learning.
The school opened to the public last November. Located in Daning international community, the school covers an area of about 13,400 square meters.
This school is entitled to enroll foreign children from all over the world from ages six to 11.
It has attracted many foreign students mainly from Asia and Australia.
Daning International aims to forge life skills in the students, encouraging them to "smile at anything, even difficulties." The school administrators have combined foreign and local education management systems to establish a curriculum that has flexibility and includes a broad variety of subjects and classes at different levels.
To ensure that students from different cultural backgrounds adapt easily to the school environment, specialis teachers are assigned to each class.
More than 85 percent of the teachers have experience of international teacher training programs.
The teachers aim to cultivate in the students' ability to conduct effective communication in both Chinese and English, to attain a wide cultural scope, an inquiring mind and a co-operative nature.
The school is strategically located and offers a convenient shuttle-bus service.
Parents can get application forms for the school from its Website (www.dngjxx.com). They are welcome to visit the school after endorsing a pre-contract.
(Shanghai Daily April 23, 2008)