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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


  • Academic Success

    Delivering oustanding results at every level in our school

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  • Helping Others Thrive

    We believe passionately in learning, and our modern approach to education continues to help our students shine

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  • Be Ambitious

    Inspiring academic success & developing social, intellectual and confident children

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  • Support & Guidance

    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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  • News & Views

    Stay in touch with all that is taking place in our school and our community

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  • Get in Touch

    We like talking about education and children. You can get in touch with our admissions team by phone,skype or e-mail, or by calling in to see us

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The British International School Shanghai, Puxi

A world-renowned institution designed to help your child achieve more than they ever thought possible. Our diverse, international Shanghai campus caters to students of over 60 nationalities.

  • Our approach to STEAM
    Next Generation Innovators

    Creativity and innovation are core skills for the 21st century. At BISS Puxi, we have two dedicated STEAM centres where, through our unique collaboration with MIT, we are creating the next generation of innovators for China and the world.

  • Academic Excellence
    Ambition Realised

    Our IB Diploma Programme students scored an average of 37 points, which is 7 points above the global average. One in four students achieved over 40 points, giving them access to the world's top universities.

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    Our Be Ambitious Philosophy

    At BISS Puxi, we encourage students to excel both inside and outside the classroom. See how our BISS Lions sports teams, with Olympic Gold Medalist and Elite Performance Coach Marlon Devonish, push the boundaries of what even they thought was possible.

World-renowned British school in Shanghai, Puxi

Our philosophy is to ‘Be Ambitious’. We want the very best for our children. We plan all aspects of our curriculum through our ‘Five Pillars’, which help to shape students’ learning and progression.

Key facts about our school

Languages Taught

  • French
  • German
  • Dutch
  • Spanish
  • Korean
  • English
  • Chinese




Languages of Instruction

  • English


  • English curriculum The National Curriculum for England
  • International Primary Curriculum International Primary Curriculum
  • curriculum icon 2 Cambridge International IGCSE
  • IB LOGO International Baccalaureate Diploma

Maximum Students


School Type

Day School

Age Range

2- 18

Facilities Highlights

Student to Teacher Ratio


Average Class Size


Our Family

Parents choose a Nord Anglia education because we offer academic, social and personal success for every student. Through opportunities to learn from the best, experiences beyond the ordinary, and the encouragement to achieve more than what they thought possible, we help our students succeed anywhere through our unique global educational offer. We do all this by investing in our people, our schools, and above all, our students.

Stay up to date with news and events.

News & Events Events Calendar

Saturday 06 March

KET/PET Written Exams

Saturday 06 March

BISS Lions Virtual Swim Meet SSL Round 3

Monday 08 March

International Women's Day

Monday 08 March

MFL IB Orals

11 December 2020

Bringing the community together with sport

Our department mission was and continues to be, to create an environ...

Sport Staff
12 November 2020

Tanzania Dress-up Day fundraiser for the Kiwawa school

On Friday 6 November, all students at BISS Puxi had the opportunity ...

04 November 2020

Oh, the Places You'll Go - Seussical is Coming Soon!

We would like to confirm our dates and show times for Seussical. Due...

05 October 2020

European Day of Languages

On Friday 25 September we celebrated the European Day of Languages 2...


Our location

The British International School Shanghai, Puxi Campus

111 Jinguang Road
Huacao Town

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We look forward to speaking with you. Our dedicated admissions team will get back to you within 24 hours.


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The British International School Shanghai, Puxi

111 Jinguang RoadHuacao TownMinhang201107Shanghai


金光路111号华漕镇上海市 闵行区201107

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