Clubs, extracurricular activities, sports, summer camps, winter camps, and after-school programs for primary and secondary students in Shanghai.
Music education company with courses and classes for all ages and skill levels. MusicLAB claims to teach music in a non-traditional and very personalized way. There’s also an outreach focus: staff undertake teaching tours and host charity fundraisers. There are three centers across the city: one in Jing’an, one in Qingpu and one in Minhang. The company does not have an updated website right now, but there’s an active WeChat account: musiclabcn.
Arts and craft studio providing art education and experiences for children between 2.5 and 12 years of age. The team is made up of a group of young artists. Teachers are mothers themselves, and all hold official teaching certificates from international schools. The teachers are all bilingual. Class options include art exploration, art history and art therapy.
Indoor Skiing and Snow Boarding training center, currently with 5 locations around Shanghai. Lessons are pdone on a large-scale Alpine Skiing Simulators. Apart from Ski and Snow Board lessons, the facilities are also equipt with various fitness training equipment, such as Spinning, Rowing, Yoga, Fitness area, Climbing Wall and few others, as well as retail for your alpine trip. They provide lessons for adults and children, with trial lessons starting from 188rmb long term classes are on membership basis.
Private tutoring service based in Shanghai, with tutors all across the country. They provide private tutoring sessions to students in all grades and specialize in courses taught at international schools (IB, IGCSE, SAT, AP, ACT & A-levels). In addition to a focus on improving grades, they aim to help students to develop study habits, time management, organization and discipline to achieve long-term success. All tutors have wide experience in tutoring international programs and create customized programs for students.
Karate training center for anyone aged 4 or above, open mostly during the afternoons and evenings. Most members and teachers are Chinese; contact them by phone or via Dianping for details.
Xuhui-based Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu school established in 2004, with a team of international instructors. Courses for all ages and ability levels are offered. As well as jiu-jitsu, classes in self-defense, MMA and no-gi grappling are offered.
Horse riding ranch in Shanghai, and allegedly the only one in Puxi. GVRC offers professional horse-riding certification courses. This curriculum covers a total of ten stages and is recognized by the Dutch Equestrian Association.
Nationwide tutoring center providing support to students of all ages at international schools. Tutors cover mathematics, English, sciences and business, and the organization works with certain international schools to ensure that their work is relevant. Levels covered include IGCSE, A level, IB, IELTS and TOEFL. Check their website for details.
Expat professional sports coaching company offering training for kids from 3 to 12 years. Lessons are taught in English by international staff who are qualified Physical Education coaches, specializing in gymnastics, trampolining, soccer, tennis and swimming.
Self-proclaimed coding “bootcamp” with campuses in 20 countries. In Shanghai, tech courses are delivered on the 9th floor of XNode Accelerator & Coworking Space. Attending Le Wagon takes only two months and students learn back-end and front-end coding, database-related topics, as well as project management. After two months, students should be ready to tackle projects on their own, dive deeper, learn other languages, launch a business, join a tech startup or freelance. No technical background is required. Students must be at least 18 years old.
Sports education company working across south-east China, focusing on a range of core sports classes including soccer, basketball, tennis, dance and swimming. They also work in several international schools in Shanghai, Suzhou and Hangzhou. Qualified international coaches plan and deliver all their sessions in accordance with international curriculums such as the English Football Association.
Shinju-Kai offers Aikido classes to kids, class sizes are small for kids from 5 years old and up
Ceramic art education and communication center established in Hong Kong in 1985. The Pottery Workshop has several locations across China, including one in Huangpu district. The Shanghai branch offers lessons, as well as producing its own ceramic ware. There are regular sessions for kids as well as one-off classes and courses for adults covering different foci.
After-school program offering test prep, language arts, debate classes, and more. The focus is on helping students to get accepted into universities. There are three centers across the city: Hongqiao, Jinqiao and Huacao.
Chess school providing professional international chess instruction in Shanghai. SCA Chess Academy teaches chess in English at more than 15 international schools, as well as at other venues and homes all around the city. They promise professional, foreign chess coaches, including chess masters and expert instructors. SCA also organizes competitive chess tournaments.