The Middle States Association is a worldwide leader in accreditation and school improvement. For over 125 years, Middle States has been helping school leaders establish and reach their goals, develop strategic plans, promote staff development and advance student achievement.

The QSI QSI International School of Chengdu has been accredited by the Middle States Association since 2008. The school maintains its accreditation with MSA through a continual process of identifying areas for growth and implementing a community supported action plan to push the boundaries of success and achievement in those areas.


Clare McDermott

director: dr. Clare McDermott

Welcome to QSI International School of Chengdu

QSI International School of Chengdu is an amazing community of learners. We offer a rigorous, yet personalized approach to learning, which challenges our students to be their best. Students aged 3 through secondary graduation will be prepared to transfer back to their home country or gain acceptance into one of the world’s premier universities.
We are a non-profit educational institution, which offers an American curriculum. QSI Chengdu is accredited by Middle States Association of Schools and Colleges, offer Advanced Placement courses and the International Baccalaureate Diploma. Our students benefit from our mastery learning philosophy at all stages of their educational journey; we provide additional time and assistance to complete course work or allow students to push ahead- depending on their strengths. Teachers, students and parents work together monitoring student progress and growth, insuring success for all.

QSI International School of Chengdu is an amazing community of learners. We offer a rigorous, yet personalized approach to learning, which challenges our students to be their best. Students aged 3 through secondary graduation will be prepared to transfer back to their home country or gain acceptance into one of the world’s premier universities.

We are a non-profit educational institution, which offers an American curriculum. QSI Chengdu is accredited by Middle States Association of Schools and Colleges, offer Advanced Placement courses and the International Baccalaureate Diploma. Our students benefit from our mastery learning philosophy at all stages of their educational journey; we provide additional time and assistance to complete course work or allow students to push ahead- depending on their strengths.  Teachers, students and parents work together monitoring student progress and growth, insuring success for all.

Along with academic rigor, we promote Success Orientations, Kindness and Politeness, Trustworthiness, Group Interaction, Independent Endeavor, Aesthetic Appreciation, Concern for Others, and Responsibility. Our students have opportunities to learn to care for one another, with both a local and global perspective. We also provide time for students of all ages to explore their creativity through technology, art and music. After school activities are designed to complement the school environment, with a wide variety of options from sports to chess to drama.

Our school welcomes students from more than 30 countries, creating a truly international learning environment. Our students, staff and parent organization (PSG) always extend a warm welcome to new families. Contact us for more information. We look forward to having you join the QSI Chengdu community.

We are QSI Chengdu!

 

Warm Regards,

Dr. Clare McDermott, Director


University acceptances from across QSI

Mastery Learning and Pastoral Care in Secondary School

At Quality Schools International (QSI) we use a mastery learning approach to ensure our students have the skills and information necessary for success in all their learning experiences. We strive to provide students opportunities to map out their thinking…

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Elementary Spotlight

How we implement Success For All, Hands On Learning, Student Choice, and Kindness  At QSI Chengdu Elementary School, we believe in success for all, hands on learning, student choice, educating the whole child and kindness to others. We believe that in order for students to do…

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Celebrating China

Being located in the heart of China has its advantages. Chengdu is located in valley that is surrounded by spectacular mountains. Our staff and students can easily leave the bustling city for a day (or weekend) of hiking or…

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QSI Graduate Studies Program

In partnership with SUNY Buffalo Schedule of Courses:  View full course descriptions Semester Cohort Mode Code Course Title Instructor Start Date End Date Fall18 General Online SPF 611 Evaluation in Education Dr. Stallworth  Oct  Dec Fall18 Leadership Online EDL…

QSI Code of Conduct

Quality Schools International is committed to the safety and protection of children. This Code of Conduct applies to all faculty, staff, employees, and volunteers. The public and private conduct of faculty, staff, employees, students, and volunteers acting on behalf…

Knowledge

In order for a student to develop competencies, there must exist a firm foundation of facts and knowledge. Certain facts must be memorized and used as tools in gaining other knowledge and in developing competencies. Other knowledge is gained…

Mission Overview

The Mission, Philosophy, and Belief statements of Quality Schools International (QSI) provide a formal summary of the organization’s core purposes, aims, and values that have stood the test of time for nearly thirty years.  These documents were initially formulated…

Core Beliefs of the QSI Educational Model

The schools of Quality Schools International (QSI) use a model of education based upon premises of successful student performance. A description of performance-based education implementation in the QSI schools follows:  The success-oriented QSI Educational Model has Three Core Beliefs: …

Success Orientations

Quality Schools International considers these success orientations to be primary indicators of future success in advanced education, employment, and life in general. Recognition for success in these seven orientations will be given five times during the school year. Teachers,…

Exit Outcomes Overview

When a student leaves Quality Schools International, it is purposed that each student demonstrate success in specified general outcomes or behaviors. When a student graduates from QSI, these outcomes are built into the graduation requirements and are reflected on…

Competencies

In recent decades there has been a tremendous information explosion along with scientific and technological advances. Thus it becomes increasingly important for young people to develop competencies which give the tools to cope with this age. To become productive…

QSI Statement of Commitment to Child Protection

QSI Schools adhere to the CEESA Safeguarding and Child Protection Statement and Commitments as written below. CEESA Safeguarding and Child Protection Statement Safeguarding and Child Protection is a priority for every CEESA School. CEESA commits to supporting school environments…

Facts from across QSI

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University Acceptance Rate

7000+

Students

31

Countries

125+

Nationalities

37

Schools

1971

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