The School Affiliated to Shanghai Caoyang No.2 High School is a public nine-year compulsory education school managed by Shanghai Caoyang No.2 High School, an experimental and demonstrative high school. The school upholds the educational philosophy of ‘nurturing students in a harmonious environment,’ with the focus on ‘humanistic education, scientific truth-seeking, happy learning, and sunny growth.’ Relying on the high-quality educational resources of the Caoyang No.2 High School Education Group, the school explores a continuous and coordinated talent development mode for elementary, middle and high school students, and creates a batch of innovative courses that highlight the advantages of the nine-year compulsory education. The school always focuses on quality education, aims to promote high-quality and balanced education, pays attention to the development needs of every student, and creates a good educational environment for children's comprehensive and healthy growth.
The school has won many national and municipal honors, such as the National Educational Advanced Unit for Scientific Research and Education Promotion, the National Demonstration School of Environmental Education, the National Characteristic School of Youth Football in Campus, the National Experimental School for Sustainable Development Education in China, awarded by the United Nations, the Shanghai Civilized School, the Shanghai Safe and Civilized School, among others.
Currently, the school has 72 teaching classes and 226 faculty and staff members. The school has built a strong team of cadres and teachers, with 60.6% of intermediate and senior title teachers and 22.9% of teachers with postgraduate degrees, which has a much higher level than the average in the city. The school actively builds a sunny teacher team, which has achieved outstanding results.
To explore the high-quality and balanced development of compulsory education, and improve the quality of education and the professional level of teachers, the school strengthens its close cooperation with Caoyang No.2 High School. Through inter-school sharing of courses, flexible flow of teachers, ‘Teacher-Way’ lecture, synchronous classroom, and joint research among group schools, the school ensures the integration and high-quality development between the affiliated school and the high school.
The school has been continuously enhancing its international communication network and diversifying its international communication methods. It is also promoting the cooperation and communication in curriculum development, art exchanges, and cultural connections, in order to gradually increase the school's international influence.