Madame Soong Ching Ling
Madame Soong Ching Ling
Madame Soong Ching Ling
The international division is committed to providing excellence in education for students from Grades 1to12. The philanthropic, innovative, open, and diverse learning environment enables all the students to fully realize their potentials. The students are well prepared to be a lifelong learner and an outstanding global citizen with love, innovative thinking, global competence, and firm beliefs.
On October 18th 2023, following this summer's "Home Language Festival," SCLS ID MSHS celebrated the Chinese Culture Festival during the harvest season.
On October 14, 2023, the World University Fair kicked off at Shanghai Soong Ching Ling School. Admission officers from 120+ leading universities in 16 countries and regions gathered at SCLS to engage in direct conversations with over 1000 students and parents.
On Monday, September 18, Trevor Lai visited our school and PSID students had a chance to meet the multi-talented author and illustrator of Piggy and Tomo books.
Satuaday, October 14, 2023
On August 30th, laughter and joy reverberated throughout the lush greenery under the floating clouds on SCLS’s campus. On this day, the annual Extracurricular Activity (ECA) Fair was held by the MS and HS International Division. Divided into nine categories, 81 ECA clubs set up vibrant booths within the indoor basketball court, showcasing their exciting displays and promotions. The atmosphere brimmed with energy and enthusiasm.
The early summer sunshine dispels the gloom of the rainy season, and we finally come to the crossroads of graduation. Recently, Soong Ching Ling School welcomed the third graduating class of the International Division High School, and this was the first time since the pandemic began that a graduation was held in person. This memorable moment was celebrated with a grand ceremony that all the SCLSID MSHS students, teachers, and parents of the graduates witnessed together.
As roses bloom and songbirds flutter under the delightful May sunbeams, Shanghai Soong Ching Ling School International Division Middle & High School celebrated a unique and lively performance: the Spring Salon Concert. This concert consisted of five parts, including three string ensembles directed by Mr. Janko and two choir performances directed by Dr. Shamov.
The 12 years I spent at Soong Ching Ling School have left me with countless unforgettable moments.
Vibrant April breezes herald the arrival of yet another chapter of SCLS campus life. On April 26, the SCLS International Division Middle and High School Drama Club orchestrated a splendid ancient Greek performance: Dionysia, a celebration dedicated to the god of wine and festivity, Dionysus.
Spring is an exciting season in the sports world! The Major League Baseball season has kicked off, the NHL and NBA playoffs are underway, the NFL draft is around the corner, but of course the premiere event of the season is the SCLSID MS/HS Sports Day!
"Francophone", means ""French speaking countries" or "French speaking populations". Francophone week started since 20 March 1988, the International Day of La Francophonie celebrates our language throughout the world. Celebrating La Francophonie is recognizing the potential of language and culture to unite people, to create spaces of solidarity and mutual understanding, to reflect together on our common future. Some of the francophone activities are acting in a
Last semester, music students in the IDMS/HS choir and orchestra classes spent many months preparing music to share with parents, classmates, and teachers at their Winter Concert. Sadly, with mere days left before the performance, a sudden uptick in COVID cases led to the cancellation of all after-school events for the last weeks of the semester. Undaunted, music students spent time during the winter holiday practicing in order not to forget their repertoire, and last month, on the verge of spri
Lights turned off, eight bells rang, then our hearts raced. As the curtain opens and lights shine onto the red carpet and logo, applause welcomes the host to kick off the show, marking the beginning of the fourth TEDx event at SCLS.
As winter's chill fades and a flowery fragrance permeates the air, the school also turned a new page in the new season. Along with spring comes wonderful news: Students of the IDMS&HS VEX Robotics Club have won multiple awards in the Junior VEX Robotics Asian Open Finals, adding further warmth to the spring campus.
The seeds of success, sown tirelessly day and night across the seasons, eventually blossom into fruition in the warm spring breeze. The Shanghai Soong Ching Ling School Class of 2023 is a group of students who weathered unprecedented hardships, as they spent most of their high school studies under the turbulent pressure of the pandemic. Despite all their challenges, our students successfully alternated between online and offline classes and eventually reaped their unique harvest this spring!
February 21st is International Mother Language Day. The day established by UNESCO is to help people understand different languages worldwide and promote linguistic and cultural diversity development. It also helps to deepen our knowledge of mother languages and cultural traditions based on understanding and dialog, as language is the most powerful tool for preserving and developing humanity's tangible and intangible heritage.
Last November 7-11, we had our annual Library Week at SCLS. To highlight the valuable role that reading plays in transforming lives and to support our new Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) program, our theme this year was “Reading promotes SELf-improvement.”
SCLS has always prioritized respecting each child's needs and encouraging students to learn and reach their full potential. SCLS's school motto is “Foster excellence in yourself and others, and build a better world." The core value of the International Elementary School, PRIDE, is a great extension and realization of this. All teaching and learning activities at the IDPS are centered around PRIDE. Each student is expected to show pride in all parts of the school, not only in the hallways an
SCLS is home to a varied international community, teachers, and students, with many different backgrounds and cultural differences. But there is something that binds us together, and that is our desire to learn from others, to share the good memories of our school life, and of course, most importantly, to have fun and learn to share, learn and respect while we play.
On September 26, more than 1900 students and teachers of Soong Ching Ling School from 30 different countries and regions celebrated the 73rd anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. All students and teachers assembled to express their sincerest blessing to China through a flash mob activity.
With the power of the level reading brand Learning A-Z, SCLS has long provided children with well-structured and detailed learning resources through Raz-Kids.
"I wanted to go somewhere with a small, close-knit community like SCLS."
When I received the acceptance letter from Davidson College, I was grateful and delighted. Back when creating my school list, Davidson was the first option because it was most similar to SCLS where I have been cared for over the past 15 years.
My life intertwined with the SoongChingLing community at the early age of three. Healthy and happy, I have grown into a Senior at this school. It was here that I was nurtured under the philosophy of "Give children the most valuable things" from Madam Soong Ching Ling. Everything and every event of this school helped me to thrive as who I am now, to embrace life and an infinite amount of possibilities.
I have an inseparable bond with Soong Ching Ling School. My short time away after graduating from kindergarten made me miss Soong Ching Ling School all the time. When I got the offer from SCLS Middle School, my strong intuition told me: I must come back; this should be the best place for me.
Climate change is a significant issue that demands urgent attention. It leaves detrimental effects on the Earth, and requires everyone to participate to ameliorate it. Therefore, TEDxSoongChingLingSchool organized the event, TEDxCountdown, aimed to educate and inspire people to act for a better tomorrow.
Last November 8-12, Primary School students celebrated Library Week. In Primary School, teachers have been working with our students in showing their PRIDE.
Initially founded as an extracurricular club in 2018, the SCLS Greenhouse Project welcomes responsible students who are aware of protecting the environment.
Lots of new changes in SCLS campus have made the students take delight in talking about every semester. This semester, the topic they talked most is the brand-new school canteen.
Hopefully, you enjoyed last year's TEDxSoongChingLingSchool! (If not, you should definitely come this time!!) We're coming back again with a brand new topic to discuss, now!
2021 is a special year, it marks the centennial of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party.
Let's explore the wonderful world of mathematics through π Day!
"An Outstanding Lady with Dazzling Brilliance—The Impression of Soong Ching Ling" opened in Shanghai Soong Ching Ling School(SCLS)
Right before the National Holiday of the People's Republic China, over 1500 students and faculty members from 36 countries and regions recorded a MV of 5 songs, to express their best wishes to our country as well as the world.
In this unusual year of 2020, the world is ongoing a tough time.
Soong Ching Ling School, founded in memory of Madame Soong, comprises primary, middle, and high schools. It is an experimental and exemplary school which has inherited and promoted the great educational philosophy of “Give Children the Most Valuable Things” from Madame Soong Ching Ling.
Teachers graduate from top universities worldwide
Teachers have the bachelor's degree
Teachers are certified by the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs
Diverse options of electives
Teachers have the master's degree and above
Official sites of global entrance examination
Madame Soong Ching Ling
Soong Ching Ling, one of the founders of the New China, is the honorable Chairman of our country and the founder of the China Welfare Institute. She is one of the greatest women of the twentieth century. She dedicated herself to the culture, education and welfare of women and children. She also worked to establish an independent, democratic, peaceful and prosperous new China. Madame Soong Ching Ling’s love for China and humanistic spirit are carried on by generations of our people.
Soong Ching Ling School (SCLS) is located in Zhaoxiang, Qingpu district, covering an area of nearly 100，000 (㎡). With a greening rate of 60 percent, the school is renowned for its graceful environment. SCLS has state-of-the-art facilities, including a world-class library with a collection of books in Chinese and foreign languages, the Soong Ching Ling Theatre, the Technology and Art Building, the volleyball, basketball and table tennis hall, a gymnastics room, a swimming pool with constant temperature, and twenty indoor classrooms.