No. IB programmes are totally different from the Chinese curriculum with regard to subject content and assessment standards. After registered in IB class which language of instruction is English IB , your Chinese school roll can not be kept any more.
The students in PYP Chinese Class can still keep the Chinese school roll.
（a） We have one full-time College Counselor and his assistant who works in our College Counseling Office and they give individual guidance to our students with regard to university applications.
（b） We have written the handbook “The Path to University” for students and parents.
（c） University counseling presentations are scheduled to help students and parents to understand the processes of university applications and answer their questions.
（d） We regularly invite overseas universities to come to our school and give presentations to and speak with our students.
Our teachers come from the USA, the UK, Canada, Australia, and China.
All of our teachers are certified with their education background and teaching credentials for the subjects they teach. We have 62 full-time certified teachers. Among 18 high school teachers, we have 9 IB examiners, which accounts for 50%.
（a） TOEFL is administered by American Educational Testing Service (ETS) to test English language proficiency. It is the abbreviation of Test of English as Foreign Language. It is translated as “Tuo Fu” in Chinese. The maximum score of TOEFL test is 120 and A TOEFL score is valid for two years. It is one of the important indicators for non-native English speakers to apply for the universities in the USA and Canada.
（b） IELTS, or International English Language Testing System, is jointly managed by the British Council, University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations, and IDP Australia. It is an international standardized test of English language proficiency and it helps apply for universities in and/or immigration to the UK, Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. An IELTS score is an important indicator for students to apply to universities in the British Commonwealth of Nations.
（c） The SAT is a standardized test for college admissions and it is developed by the College Board. It is an important indicator for students to apply for American universities as well as scholarships.
（d） Our school orgnizes a PSAT( Preliminary SAT) test on campus for 9th and 10th graders on a yearly basis.
The procedure to apply for IB Programs will be through the regular application method. You need to fill out an application form and the office will contact you for the entrance assessment and interview. Basically, if you apply for the lower school (G1-8), you will take a general assessment. For high school entrance exams, you will take the test for Chinese language besides math and English, if you are a Chinese citizen. Only students who pass the entrance tests will be enrolled in the International Programs.
Generally speaking, admission rate for middle school is 2:1; high school is 2.5:1 ( if the student takes national high school entrance exam, and his/her score should meet the score requirement for “Zhongkao”)