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  • A Warm Welcome

    Situated in the heart of a thriving expat community, our school is home to families from all over the world

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    Delivering oustanding results at every level in our school

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    We look forward to seeing you at the British International School, Puxi and welcoming you and your family to our special community

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Information for Parents

Please find below some important information for our visiting parents and supporters.

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Maps: 1. Overall plan of venue and community 2. School plan (BISS) 3. Swimming venue (BISS) 4. Athletics venue (SAS) 5. Neighbourhood plan 

Parents visiting shanghai are warmly invited to contact our head coordinator of visiting parents Mrs Janice Yeo.  She will help to support you during your visit. Janice’s email and WeChat addresses can be found below:

For those parents not travelling with the teams and who wish to keep up to date with the games progress, please feel free to return to this website where each sports will have a gallery added across each day of sport.  Additionally, you can follow using the following forums:

  • Instagram - @thelionstagramme
  • Wechat – BISS_ShanghaiPuxi
Parent Liaison

Each school is requested to appoint a Parent Representative - to collect money, gather information and be the key person of contact for the parents of that school. Janice Yeo is the Visiting Parent Co-ordinator for BISS and together with her assistant (Fiona Jones) will be liaising with each school’s Parent Representative regarding the Gala dinner tickets, transportation arrangements and other items. If you require assistance with airport transfers, please let us know as we may also be able to help.

Sports Itinerary

For a detailed schedule of each event, please see the links section below:

BISS is pleased to provide you with complimentary transfers to and from the tournament locations. The bus will leave Hilton Hongqiao at 6.45am (Sunday), 7:30am (Monday), 7:30am (Tuesday) to ensure you are at the venue in time for the opening ceremony and to catch the 8.30am tournaments. Please be in the lobby 15 minutes before departure.

Food & Drink at the Competition

During lunchtimes, we will provide transport to our local food mall – Fashion Park. There are numerous restaurants including a mix of Western, Mexican, Indian and Asian cuisine. Fashion Park also has a supermarket where additional drinks and snacks can be purchased.  

On Sunday 20 November, food snacks will be available from SAS dining hall (in the morning) and BISS dining hall (in the afternoon).

On Monday and Tuesday 22 November, we will have a selection of freshly prepared hot and cold snacks and hot and cold drinks available from “The Lion’s Den” by the football pitch from 9.30am until 4:30pm.

IMPORTANT - Please note, all timings are approximate as tournament events may overrun due to circumstances beyond our control. Please be aware that traffic in Shanghai can vary enormously depending on the weather – if you plan to make your own way to BISS Puxi, please take this into account.

Parents Welcome Event

We would like to cordially invite you to the Welcome session. This will take place at BISS Puxi, after the Sunday swim competition.  Light snacks, tea, coffee and wine will be served.  A member of the senior management team will grace the occasion. All parents and supporters are welcome but we ask that you confirm numbers attending to Fiona Jones by Wednesday 16 November.  Bus will leave for Hilton Hongqiao hotel after the Welcome session, approximately 6.45pm.

Gala Dinner

The Gala dinner will be held at the Radisson Blu. Parents are welcome to attend the dinner and prize giving ceremony - tickets cost 220RMB per person. Transport will be provided from BISS to the Radisson Blu and afterwards to the Hilton Hongqiao. Dresscode for the Gala dinner will be casual smart.

Please confirm with your school parent representative if you would like to attend either event. We will collect payment for the Gala Dinner on the first day (Sunday, 20 November). 

Useful Contacts

Parents’ Hotel:

  • Hilton Shanghai Hongqiao (上海虹桥元一希尔顿酒店)

No. 1116 Hong Song East Rd, Shanghai, 201103, China

Tel: +86-21-3323 6666

Fax: +86-21-3323 6999

闵行区长宁区红松东路1116号邮区:201103

  • Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao (上海万豪虹桥大酒店)

2270 Hong Qiao Road, Changning District, Shanghai, 200336, China 

上海长宁区虹桥路2270号邮编 200336

电话: +86-21-6010 6000

传真: +86-21-6010 6001

Gala Dinner

  • Radisson Exhibition Centre Shanghai (上海国展宝龙丽筠酒店)

No. 1550 Xinfu Road Middle Road, Qingpu District Shanghai, China 201708

上海青浦区新府中路1550号邮编 201708

Competition Venue

  • British International School Shanghai, Puxi (上海英国学校浦西)(

No 111, Jinguang Rd, Minhang District, Shanghai, China 201107

Tel: +86-21-5226-3211

上海市闵行区华漕镇金光路111号

邮编:201107 

  • Shanghai American School, Puxi (上海美国学校浦西)

258 Jinfeng Road  Huacao Town, Minhang District Shanghai, China 201107

闵行区金丰路258号

邮编:201107

Tel: +86 21 6221-1445

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