YK Pao School is a pioneering international Chinese school. The school is a non-profit private institution founded in 2007, in memory of shipping magnate Sir Yue-Kong Pao. With over 1500 students from China and overseas, the school offers a unique Year 1-12 educational programme. Pao School's innovative Chinese-English immersion bilingual programme nurtures the whole person - the entire emotional, social, physical, and intellectual being – and prepares students to become engaged and responsible global citizens of the 21st century.
Pao School's online teaching program that began several months ago is coming to an end soon. At this special time, to ensure that the online learning environment offered the best possible learning experience (approximating the physical classroom) to students,
On April 27, a clear spring day, campus life resumed as Pao School's Songjiang campus opened its gates once again to students, teachers and staff. Even though school has changed in some areas
Follow the reopening of Songjiang Campus, Wuding and Hongqiao both welcomed students back this week. Everyone’s excitement was plain to see, from the teachers greeting students at the gates to students seeing their friends again to parents seeing off their children at the gate.
Pao School's 2020 graduates have received admission results (including early admission) from universities worldwide, among them a number of world-class universities, such as Brown University, Carnegie Mellon University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Emory University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Imperial College London,
In recent months, Pao School has strictly implemented the government's strategy of "Closing campus without stopping classes". Online learning has been central to ensuring student continue learning, in order to do this successfully Pao School has developed a method of instruction based on government requirements,
When this school was set up by the founders in 2007, it was deliberately and consciously a pioneering school and remains that way. When we talk about "A School for tomorrow's China; An Education for tomorrow's World", we are really talking about a pathway into the future. We never finish our work on character development, we never completely master the art of leadership, we never fully comprehend what it means to be teaching the best way. It is an ongoing journey.
Primary School offers a unique rigorous curriculum, combining the CNC complemented by selected from other well referenced learning syllabuses and standards.
Middle School offers a unique rigorous curriculum, combining the CNC complemented by selected from other well referenced learning syllabuses and standards.
High School offers IGCSE and IBDP, complemented by core components of the CNC called the Chinese Four Courses.
The Primary School campus is located on West Wuding Road in Shanghai's Changning District, which forms an important part of the city's vibrant downtown. Lined with plane trees and historic architecture, West Wuding Road is one of Shanghai's most scenic throughfares. The campus' tranquil and picturesque setting creates an ideal environment for learning.