Are you ready to open up a world of possibilities?

Thank you for your interest in the International School of Nanshan Shenzhen (ISNS). We understand that choosing a school for your child/children's education is a significant decision, particularly for parents relocating to a new international community. ISNS is a caring environment dedicated to ensure all yours and your child/children's needs are met every step of the way.

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. 

We challenge our students to focus on the process of learning and take responsibility of their education while helping to build skills that will serve them for a life-time. They are introduced to the world through the rigorous Canadian and the International Baccalaureate Programme. 

As a full continuum IB World School, 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. 

Our website will help you find all the answers you are looking for to decide whether ISNS is the best fit school for your child/children. At ISNS, we currently have a student body of 700+ students from over 30 countries as well as a very dedicated international teaching staff. 

Our knowledgeable Admissions Team is here to help you with any questions regarding our excellent school, online applications, or academic programs. You will find the entire application process and package on our website along with tuition information. We also have our parent and student handbooks available for viewing. From the first enquiry to final day at ISNS, our friendly Admission Team is here to help. 

Thank you again for your interest in the International School of Nanshan Shenzhen. We are honoured that you are considering ISNS as the perfect learning environment for your child/children. Contact us if you have any questions or would like to arrange a personal tour. 


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Why choose ISNS for my child?

  • ISNS is an IB authorized school offering the full IB continuum:  PYP, MYP and DP. 
  • ISNS offers an education based on Canadian academic standards.  ISNS students receive a Canadian high school diploma upon graduation. 
  • ISNS is accredited by the province of New Brunswick, Canada.   
  • ISNS is a CIS Member and a WASC Candidate school. 
  • ISNS provides a caring environment in which students feel safe, happy and can thrive in their learning.
  • ISNS offers a variety of extracurricular activities and athletics.  Students have opportunities to perform and compete around China. 
  • ISNS has a modern, purpose-built campus to support learning from nursery through graduation. 
  • ISNS teachers are passionate, well-qualified and certified to teach in their field. 
  • ISNS and the IB prepare students to be successful wherever they go in the world. 
  • ISNS and the IB build important life skills in students that will prepare them to thrive in university and future life. 
  • ISNS and the IB aim to develop students who embody the attributes of the IB Learner Profile. 
  • ISNS DP scores are always well above the global average. 
  • The IB is proven to prepare students for university and life better than other academic approaches. 
  • ISNS students are accepted at top universities around the world each year.