Shanghai Gold Apple School is a modern boarding school set up by Yalong Group in 2000. It consists of Kindergarten, Primary Department, Secondary Department and International Department. The school adheres to the core value of “responsibility, generosity, excellence”.
With "Respect for differences, build suitable education for students" as its idea of running, it aims to be a brand school with "strong personality, excellent features and high degree of internationalization”. The school has achieved notable successes, its personalized and featured education has a great influence and popularity in Shanghai and the whole country. It is known as the " aircraft carrier" of private education in Shanghai.
The successive principals are devoting and courageous to forge ahead. The first principal Mr Wu Yun is the pathfinder, who has led us to complete the first “ten-year” goal of “expanding and being steady”. Mrs. Zhou Yuwei, the second principal, and Mr. Zhou Yifei, the third principal, were committed to the reform of classroom teaching. The “Apple Model Classroom”facilitates each student's self-construction and communion with others, and has led to the accomplishment of the second ten-years goal of “being stronger and excellent”. Now the staff of Gold Apple are striving to achieve the goal of the third decade to become a first-class school.
The honors that school has won include: “Top 100 Private Schools in China”, “National Model schools with Characteristics”, “Advanced National Private Primary and Secondary School in Building Characteristics”, “March 8 Red-Banner Groups" , “The Most Socially Responsible Model School”, “Shanghai Model Unit”, “Shanghai Chinese Education Base”, “Shanghai Bilingual Teaching Experimental Base”, “ Featured School in Science and Technology in Pudong New District”, ”Featured School of Odyssey of the Mind”, “Shanghai Featured School in Aerospace Science and Technology”, “Shanghai Art Practice Base”and “China's Top Ten School in Calligraphy and Painting”.
学校是上海市首批命名的28所双语教学实验学校之一，是浦东新区A类学校，是建平集团成员学校。学校开设：1. 中国体制内的小学，初中，高中课程；2. 外籍人员子女就读的华文课程；3. 美高体系课程；4.剑桥体系课程。学校国际化程度很高，于2017年在美国创办了Education Tomorrow，并开办了自己的美国学校（California Academy, Claremont），我们的学生和教师都有机会去美国自己的学校交流学习，感受国际化的教育氛围。同时，学校与美国公立大学***名校加州大学达成战略合作关系，金苹果的学生不仅能够在高中阶段学习到美国大学的学分课程，还都能够获得该校的优先录取，提前锁定世界名校。
The school is one of the first batch of 28 bilingual teaching experimental schools in Shanghai. It is a class A school in Pudong New District and a member school of Jianping Group. The curriculum that the school offers include: (1) primary school, middle school and high school courses within the Chinese system; (2) Chinese language courses for foreign children; (3) American high school courses; and (4) Cambridge curriculum. With a high degree of internationalization, the school established Education Tomorrow in the United States in 2017 and opened its own American school (California Academy, Claremont). Both our students and teachers have the opportunity to go to their own schools in the United States and experience the international educational atmosphere. At the same time, the university has established a strategic partnership with the university of California, the leading public university in the United States. Students of Gold Apple school can not only learn the credit courses of American universities in high school, but also get preferential admission to the university and lock up seats in the world famous universities in advance.