Sectors Bilingual School , Kindergarten
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Founded Since 1850
Suzhou Foreign Language School is a mixed, non-denominational all-through school with nursery and sixth form situated in the city of Suzhou in the southeastern Jiangsu Province of East China. It is an independent school with the options of studying in many different international languages. It has the option of being a day pupil or a boarder, with 85% boarding. A larger than average size for a school of its type, the school currently has a roll of over 3,000 students from nursery all the way up to senior high school, supported by over 400 teachers and staff. It also has a number of different international students from mostly other Asian countries, as well as the UK, USA and Canada. The school supports a K-12 education, awarding qualifications including IGCSE and A-level CIE.
The origins of the school go back to its predecessor Suzhou International Elementary School, a public school founded in 1994. In 2001 it was privatised, when it gained its new name Suzhou Foreign Language School. It has received a great deal of acclaim over its time as a school, having been named the leading primary and secondary school of the province several times.