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Feb 23, 2024

Book Week at WISS is more than just a series of events; it is a vibrant tribute to the power of words, imagination, and community. Through these activities and initiatives, WISS nurtures a culture of literacy that extends beyond the school gates, inspiring a lifelong love of reading and storytelling in all who participate.

Book Week at WISS is more than just a series of events; it is a vibrant tribute to the power of words, imagination, and community. Through these activities and initiatives, WISS nurtures a culture of literacy that extends beyond the school gates, inspiring a lifelong love of reading and storytelling in all who participate. 


Promoting and celebrating literacy at the Western International School of Shanghai (WISS) holds immense significance for students and parents alike. For students, literacy goes beyond the ability to read and write—it opens doors to a world of knowledge, creativity, and self-expression. By actively engaging in Book Week activities, students develop essential reading and writing skills and cultivate a lifelong love for learning and storytelling. This celebration of literacy instills confidence in students, empowering them to articulate their thoughts, express their ideas, and engage meaningfully with diverse perspectives found in literature.

Feb 23, 2024

Selecting the right school for a child is a significant decision for parents, impacting their child's future and overall educational experience. To support prospective parents in this important journey, the Western International School of Shanghai (WISS) offers engaging admissions events, which include Positive Parenting Workshops, Open House, and Parent and Toddler Group sessions. These events provide valuable information about the exceptional education offered at WISS and create a supportive and informative environment for parents to make informed decisions.

Selecting the right school for a child is a significant decision for parents, impacting their child's future and overall educational experience. To support prospective parents in this important journey, the Western International School of Shanghai (WISS) offers engaging admissions events, which include Positive Parenting Workshops, Open House, and Parent and Toddler Group sessions. These events provide valuable information about the exceptional education offered at WISS and create a supportive and informative environment for parents to make informed decisions.

Feb 23, 2024

In today's fast-evolving technological landscape, the importance of developing skills cannot be overstated. The World Economic Forum's Top 10 Skills for Success by 2025 highlights the key competencies necessary for the future workforce, such as analytical thinking, innovation, active learning, complex problem-solving, critical analysis, leadership, social influence, and technology proficiency.  At the Western International School of Shanghai (WISS), the IB Career-Related Programme (CP) offers a Digital Skills program that stands out as a beacon, aligning perfectly with these essential skills and preparing students for the challenges and opportunities ahead. This program directly reflects the graduate qualities upheld by WISS, focusing on problem-solving, digital literacy, resilience, leadership, and collaboration. It not only equips students for future job roles but also underscores the school's commitment to providing a holistic education.

In today's fast-evolving technological landscape, the importance of developing skills cannot be overstated. The World Economic Forum's Top 10 Skills for Success by 2025 highlights the key competencies necessary for the future workforce, such as analytical thinking, innovation, active learning, complex problem-solving, critical analysis, leadership, social influence, and technology proficiency.


At the Western International School of Shanghai (WISS), the IB Career-Related Programme (CP) offers a Digital Skills program that stands out as a beacon, aligning perfectly with these essential skills and preparing students for the challenges and opportunities ahead. This program directly reflects the graduate qualities upheld by WISS, focusing on problem-solving, digital literacy, resilience, leadership, and collaboration. It not only equips students for future job roles but also underscores the school's commitment to providing a holistic education.

Dec 15, 2023

The holiday season is a time for students to relax and take a break from school, but it's also an opportunity to continue developing their literacy skills through reading. Reading not only improves language proficiency but also fosters imagination, critical thinking, and broadens horizons. Join the Western International School of Shanghai as we explore the importance of students continued engagement with reading and literacy during the holidays, as well as provide some exciting book recommendations to keep them engaged.

The Western International School recently hosted its annual Parent Christmas Luncheon, a delightful event that brought together parents from across our community to celebrate the spirit of the holiday season. 

 

The luncheon at Kathleen’s Waitan on The Bund, was not only a festive celebration, but also an opportunity for parents to showcase their fashionable attire, adding to the already enchanting ambiance of twinkling lights, shimmering ornaments, and elegant table settings. The careful attention to detail in the decorations created a magical atmosphere, setting the stage for a truly memorable experience. 

Dec 15, 2023

Mathematics is not only a subject that challenges and fascinates students but also one that can define their academic journey. At the Western International School of Shanghai (WISS), we are committed to nurturing the mathematical potential of every child, empowering them to achieve excellence in this critical field. Our dedicated and experienced teachers have developed a comprehensive pathway that highlights the strategies and resources available at WISS to foster mathematical excellence and cultivate a true love for mathematics. Join us as we delve into the remarkable support system spanning from the Early Years through Primary, Secondary, and beyond. Through engagement, we aim to provide an immersive understanding of how our programmes and methodologies align with our mission to nurture mathematical excellence in every student.

The Western International School of Shanghai recently showcased a remarkable musical production brought to life by the enthusiastic Grade 3 and 4 students. This captivating performance, "Star Warts: The Umpire Strikes Back," transported the audience to a comedic space adventure filled with entertainment and laughter. Let's take a closer look at how this spectacular musical came together and celebrate the accomplishments of the talented young performers. 

 

The show idea for "Star Warts: The Umpire Strikes Back" was carefully chosen by Mr. Duffy, the production director. With a fondness for the Star Wars theme, he believed it would be amusing and offer a valuable challenge for the students to tackle in their roles. 

Dec 8, 2023

Mathematics is not only a subject that challenges and fascinates students but also one that can define their academic journey. At the Western International School of Shanghai (WISS), we are committed to nurturing the mathematical potential of every child, empowering them to achieve excellence in this critical field. Our dedicated and experienced teachers have developed a comprehensive pathway that highlights the strategies and resources available at WISS to foster mathematical excellence and cultivate a true love for mathematics. Join us as we delve into the remarkable support system spanning from the Early Years through Primary, Secondary, and beyond. Through engagement, we aim to provide an immersive understanding of how our programmes and methodologies align with our mission to nurture mathematical excellence in every student.

The Western International School of Shanghai (WISS) believes that athletics is more than just a physical activity. It is a way to instill important values such as sportsmanship, teamwork, and perseverance while encouraging a healthy and active lifestyle. Join us as we celebrate the recent accomplishments of the WISS Swim Team in a regional swim meet and explore the significance of sportsmanship and the benefits of participating in team sports.


The recent success of the WISS Swim Team is a testament to the unwavering dedication, relentless training, and sheer determination exhibited by the swimmers and their coaches. With hearts pounding and adrenaline coursing through their veins, a delegation of 20 formidable swimmers from the Western International School of Shanghai (WISS) embarked on a journey to test their mettle at the highly regarded regional swim meet in Suzhou.

Dec 2, 2023

Mathematics is not only a subject that challenges and fascinates students but also one that can define their academic journey. At the Western International School of Shanghai (WISS), we are committed to nurturing the mathematical potential of every child, empowering them to achieve excellence in this critical field. Our dedicated and experienced teachers have developed a comprehensive pathway that highlights the strategies and resources available at WISS to foster mathematical excellence and cultivate a true love for mathematics. Join us as we delve into the remarkable support system spanning from the Early Years through Primary, Secondary, and beyond. Through engagement, we aim to provide an immersive understanding of how our programmes and methodologies align with our mission to nurture mathematical excellence in every student.

Mathematics is not only a subject that challenges and fascinates students but also one that can define their academic journey. At the Western International School of Shanghai (WISS), we are committed to nurturing the mathematical potential of every child, empowering them to achieve excellence in this critical field. Our dedicated and experienced teachers have developed a comprehensive pathway that highlights the strategies and resources available at WISS to foster mathematical excellence and cultivate a true love for mathematics. Join us as we delve into the remarkable support system spanning from the Early Years through Primary, Secondary, and beyond. Through engagement, we aim to provide an immersive understanding of how our programmes and methodologies align with our mission to nurture mathematical excellence in every student.

Nov 30, 2023

The Western International School of Shanghai (WISS) is excited to announce that applications for the upcoming 2024-2025 academic year are now open! WISS is renowned for its commitment to academic excellence, nurturing creativity, promoting sportsmanship, and fostering a sense of social responsibility. With a rolling admissions policy, we welcome students (aged 2.5 to 18 years old) throughout the school year, ensuring that nobody misses out on this exceptional educational opportunity.

The Western International School of Shanghai (WISS) is excited to announce that applications for the upcoming 2024-2025 academic year are now open! WISS is renowned for its commitment to academic excellence, nurturing creativity, promoting sportsmanship, and fostering a sense of social responsibility. With a rolling admissions policy, we welcome students (aged 2.5 to 18 years old) throughout the school year, ensuring that nobody misses out on this exceptional educational opportunity.

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