Important Links

ManageBac SCIS Parent Email After School Activity Signup  Office 365  IT Support Teacher Websites Laptop Policy IB Students College CounselorLibraryInternal Videos

Featured News

HOS Blog

Passport to Broadway

Communitas Archive


Welcome to SCIS Pudong

This Week's Principal Newsletters:


This Week's Principal Newsletters:


This Week's Principal Newsletters:


This Week's Principal Newsletters:


This Week's Principal Newsletters:


Head of School Announcement:

Head of School Welcome

Dear Parents and Friends,
I’m excited to welcome all of you the 2017-2018 school year at SCIS-Pudong. This letter contains important information and contact details to help you prepare for the beginning of the school year.
Our new and returning faculty have returned from summer holiday and are preparing tirelessly to welcome students back to school. Our Board of Directors has supported our plans to increase our staffing for the year. Our enrollment numbers are still fluid, but we’ve remained relatively stable and anticipate opening with approximately 330 students. In short, we have some additional faculty members to better support our students’ experience.
I hope all of you had a wonderful summer.  I look forward to our year together and seeing you on campus very soon. 
Please see below for some key dates, times, and information.
  • Busing Information Email: Please keep an eye on your inbox as bus route information will be sent out by Monday, August 14 at noon. If you do not receive notice, or have any questions about your children’s route, please contact our transportation coordinator, Mr. Stu Ren, at
  • Uniform Distribution: Parents can come to campus between 8:00am-4:00pm on the following days to collect or purchase student uniforms. As our teachers will be in meetings, and planning the final stages of readying their classrooms, parents and students are asked to respect their time.
    • Aug. 7-11: Uniforms for returning families
    • Monday, August 14 starting at 10:30 am: Uniforms for new families (as part of New Family Orientation)
    • Monday, August 14 at 1:00 pm: New and returning students and families are encouraged to meet and re-connect with teachers
  • New Family Orientation: All new families should have received an e-mail this week to confirm the schedule for new family orientation on Monday, August 14. If you have any questions about the schedule, please contact our School-Community Relations Officer, Laurie Luebbe at
  • Open House for All Community: We invite our whole school community to join us on Monday, August 14th from 1:00 pm to 3:00pm for our Open House. Our administrators and teachers are excited to meet you and answer your general questions as we prepare for the start of another wonderful school year. Please note that individual student schedules will not be available at Open House. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. Please be reminded that due to parking limitations, private vehicles are not allowed to park inside the campus gate.
  • First Day of School: The first day of school for all students is Tuesday, August 15th. Please ensure your children are waiting at their designated bus stop in advance of the listed departure time. Our bus drivers must follow a strict departure schedule to ensure all students arrive at campus in time for the start of the school day and they are unable to wait for late arrivals. Please be reminded that you can always view our school Academic Calendar under the Information tab of our campus website:
  • Principal Letters & Handbooks: Principals will be sending out welcome letters on Wednesday along with updated copies of school handbooks, class registration information, and important notes/reminders for the beginning of the school year.
  • Summer Improvements: We’ve made some exciting changes to campus this summer that we look forward to sharing with you. Be sure to check out our new Early Childhood hallway and classrooms, our newly remodeled classrooms for grades 1-3, and our new Design and Technology center on the 3rd floor.
  • Communitas Summer E-version: For those that may not have seen it yet, we invite you to review the final Communitas issue for the 2016-2017 school year on our website here:
  • 1st Quarter After School Activities: First quarter Lower School ASAs will begin on Monday August 28. The registration guide and directions will be sent out on the first week. Sign up will begin on Friday, August 18. Our Activities & Athletics Coordinator, Mr. Vic Caban, will be sending out more information during the first week of school.
  • Student Photos: Student photo days are scheduled below.
    • Lower School: August 31
    • Upper School: September 1
      Further details will be provided by Principals as the date approaches.
  • Back to School Night: Save the date. Wednesday, August 31 at 6:00pm we will hold our annual Back to School Night for ALL grade levels. This evening will entail formal orientations and are designed for parents only. Teachers will give presentations regarding their classroom expectations, provide parents with a year-long course plan, and detail our academic and extra curricular programs. We will start promptly at 6:00pm with a presentation in the theatre introducing all of our faculty, followed by opportunities for parents to hear directly from their children’s teachers. Light snacks and refreshments will also be provided. We hope to see you there.
  • Welcome Back BBQ: Save the date, Saturday, August 26 from 11:00am – 3:00pm. The staff of SCIS-Pudong and our Parents and Friends Association (PAFA) invite our whole community to celebrate the start of the new school year. There will be plenty of food, games and activities for the kids, student performances, and a variety of vendors from across Shanghai. Further details to be announced soon.
  • PAFA General Meeting: Our Parents and Friends Association will hold their first general meeting on September 5, at 10:00am in the library conference room. Further details to follow.
We look forward to seeing you soon!


School Calendars

SCIS School Calendar

Livestream Calendar

click below to subscribeMainLower SchoolUpper SchoolCollege Counselor Calendar

User login

Copyrights © 1996-2018 Shanghai Community International School

About Us | Book Tour | Academics | ECE | Hongqiao | Pudong | Jobs