Pudong Foreign Language School (浦东外国语学校, website) is located in the Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park Research and Education District of Pudong New District. It is one of the national key foreign language schools recognized by the Ministry of Education. The school undertakes the important task of delivering high-quality foreign language talents to colleges and universities. It is recommended to send over 20% of outstanding graduates.
The school was founded in the autumn of 1996 and is a modern boarding school featuring foreign language education undertaken by Shanghai International Studies University. The school covers an area of 119 acres and a construction area of 71,000 square meters. It has seven grades of junior and high school. In addition to the secondary school courses set up according to the national plan, it also offers English, German, French and other foreign language courses.
Pudong Foreign Language School has high-standard modern hardware and software facilities, including computer room, speech room, electronic reading room, planetarium, academic lecture hall and 400-meter standard plastic ring runway, as well as campus network, laboratory, library, teacher preparation center, Gymnasium, small theater, 4 student apartments and other high-standard supporting facilities, and all classrooms are equipped with multimedia teaching equipment.
In 2011, the school reviewed the situation and formulated a new round of development planning based on the pulse of quasi-era development. On the basis of the existing, education internationalization has become the new development direction of the school. The school has become the first batch of key experimental schools for international understanding education in Pudong New District , As well as the pilot schools for Shanghai Sino-foreign cooperative courses.