Shanghai SMIC Private School - International

Secondary (Grades 6-8)

We strive to educate and nurture students to become global citizens of honor and self-discipline who are committed to independent thinking and service to others. We achieve this vision by implementing the following:

  • Emphasis on students’ moral values and character development
  • A school structure that integrates Chinese and Western educational philosophies
  • More than 70 full-time qualified and committed overseas teachers and administrators
  • A fully levelized program in Chinese language instruction for both native speakers and second language learners
  • An authorized SAT and AP Testing Center by the US College Board
  • An authorized ACT Testing Center by the US ACT, Inc.
  • American-based curricular standards
  • A partnership to provide SAT development classes
  • 14-18 AP course offerings annually
  • A participating member of China International School Sports Association (CISSA) and Shanghai International School Athletic Council (SISAC) teams
  • 100% acceptance of SMIC graduates into top-tiered colleges and universities world-wide
  • 100 community service hours required for high school graduation
  • A full-service counseling department for guidance and personal counseling
  • Individualized and specialized college counseling services for juniors and seniors
  • After-school homework support for academically challenged students
  • Cross-age mentorship program to better enhance and develop students' social and leadership skills
  • Vibrant extracurricular activities like International Day, Sports Day, field trips, Model United Nations (MUN), prom, dances, art exhibitions, student plays, and music concerts
  • Steadfast support from one of China’s best semiconductor foundries

ACS WASC Fully Accredited

SMIC-I, K to 12

Secondary Administration

Dr. Kelley Ridings
International K-12 Principal

Bethany Bates
Bethany Bates
MHS SA Director

Lynn LiuLynn Liu
MHS AA Senior Assistant
Kitty Chen

Kitty Chen
MHS AA Assistant

For general information or questions,
please email

Upcoming Events

  • March 2019 Friday - March 22, 2019
    • G5 to G6 Math Entrance Exams
    Friday - March 29, 2019
    • CSC Charity Fair
    Saturday - March 30, 2019
    • SMIC TEDx
  • April 2019 Monday - April 1, 2019
    • Spring Art Show
    Thursday - April 4, 2019
    • Tentative Field trip
    Friday - April 5, 2019
    • Tomb sweeping Holiday
    Saturday - April 6, 2019
    • Tomb sweeping Holiday
powered by finalsite