Welcome from the International School of Nanshan Shenzhen (ISNS) Admissions team. We are excited to meet you and share with your family the world of opportunities ISNS has to offer.

ISNS recognizes that choosing a school for your child is a challenging and monumental decision. We are committed to providing you with all the information necessary to help you make this important decision to ensure that your child is in the right place for them. Our Admissions team is here to support your journey and ensure that we arrive at the best possible solution for you and your child at any grade level. We are excited that your family is considering choosing ISNS as your school and your new community.

Unique to ISNS is our globally-relevant curriculum. ISNS is a Canadian based international school starting from K3 to grade 12 (ages 3 to 18). We have aligned our curriculum with the Standards and Practices of the International Baccalaureate (IB) philosophy and are an accredited IB World Continuum School. At ISNS, students will graduate with a New Brunswick diploma and an IB diploma preparing students for success after ISNS.

ISNS expectations for students are for them to be able to succeed not only academically but socially in our advanced and new state-of-the-art learning institution. We expect parental involvement throughout their academic experience in and outside the classroom, as well as, parent support of the school’s mission statement, visions, and values to give your child a holistic approach to learning.

ISNS hires highly qualified faculty with extensive international experience, culturally rich backgrounds and most importantly a love of teaching.

Our website is here to help answer any questions you may have about our academic programs, sporting events, faculty, and online admissions application. If you have specific questions or inquiries about our school, please do not hesitate to contact us directly at We welcome you to join one of our admissions tours and information sessions to see our students and teachers in action.

Again, we are humbled by your consideration of ISNS as a starting or continuing point for your child’s academic future.

Yours Sincerely,
ISNS Admissions team 

Are you ready to open up a world of possibilities?

At the International School of Nanshan Shenzhen (ISNS),  students, beginning in Early Years through grade 12, are challenged to see things differently, think broadly and openly, and become successful global citizens. They are introduced to the world through the rigorous Canadian and the International Baccalaureate Programme within the context of a truly international classroom -- teachers and students from all around the globe.

As the only continuum IB World School in Shenzhen, ISNS prepares students for two esteemed international diplomas, the Canadian and the International Baccalaureate Diploma, allowing students to apply to any college or university in the world. 

From our new state-of-the-art campus in Shenzhen, China, we are truly teaching the world.