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The private non-profit Shanghai American School (SAS) has two large, innovative campuses (Pudong and Puxi). Co-ed (3,000 pupils, ages 4-18) with curricula including IBDip, AP and American College Prep.

  • Shanghai American School
    Puxi Campus, 258 Jinfeng Road
    Huacao Town, Minhang District
    Shanghai 201107
  • T +86 21 6221 1445
  • E [email protected]
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  • Lower School Ages: 4-9
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Ages: 10-13
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Ages: 14-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Total School Numbers: 2,700 students (across 2 campuses)
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: Mainstream with SEN support
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: No
  • School Year: August - mid- June; Breaks: 2 weeks Christmas, 1 week Spring break
  • School Hours: 8.00 am - 3.00 pm
  • Fee Currency: Chinese Renminbi (RMB)
  • Fee Details: Annual Tuition Fees: Pre-K: 210,000 Kindergarten/grade 5: 226,000 Grade 6-8: 232,000 Grade 9-12: 244,000
  • Fee Extras: Application fee (non-refundable): 2,800 Matriculation fee (once): 28,000 (elementary); 33,000 middle/high School Enrolment deposit (refundable): 32,000 Transport, food, lunch, PE kit
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Memberships: ACAMIS, EARCOS, SISA. Registered by US State Department.
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit


  • Advanced Placement (AP)
  • American High School Diploma (College Preparatory)
  • International Baccalaureate (Diploma)


  • Authorised by International Baccalaureate Organization (not to be confused as an inspection or accreditation agency)
  • Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

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