LearningPlus Classes

SSIS LearningPlus courses have been created with our students in mind and were designed to extend the SSIS classroom experience. Whether your student needs to improve their English language skills, prepare for the TOEFL or improve their IB score, we offer classes in all of these areas. We even offer special EnglishPlus and ChinesePlus courses for our parents and staff to attend.

Choose from a range of classes including English Plus, ChinesePlus, MathPlus, Korean Plus and TOEFLPlus. We offering weeknight classes after school and Saturday classes to maximize learning and convenience. With small class sizes, experienced IB instructors and our welcoming SSIS community it's the perfect learning opportunity.

Registration is now open for our Learning Plus Programme! Please see class details by subject.

EnglishPlus

EnglishPlus is SSIS’s after school English program that provides students and adults with the opportunity to improve their English skills for classroom success. The program is taught by our qualified SSIS teachers and is designed for children and adults whose second language is English. This fast paced and rigorous programme is designed to improve reading, writing, speaking and listening skills. Classroom activities include vocabulary drills, writing tasks, class discussion, individual and group presentations and debates.

Lessons are taught in a small group setting (max 12 students per class) ensuring the teacher is able to differentiate and meet individual student needs. Students are assessed at the commencement and completion of the course and are typically able to move to a higher-level class within the programme as their English proficiency improves.

EnglishPlus (Grade 3-4)

Dates: September 7, 2019 to June 13, 2020 (62 sessions)

Day: Tuesday & Friday

Time: 15:40-16:50

Class Size: up to 12 students

Materials: text book and other class materials included

Cost: 8,060 rmb for SSIS students. 9,920 rmb for Suzhou community.

EnglishPlus (Grades 5-10)

Dates: September 7, 2019 to June 13, 2020 (62 sessions)

Day: Tuesday & Thursday

Time: 17:00-18:30

Class Size: up to 12 students

Materials: text book and other class materials included

Cost: 8,060 rmb for SSIS students. 9,920 rmb for Suzhou community.

EnglishPlus Saturday (Grades 1-4) A

Dates: September 7, 2019 to June 13, 2020 (28 sessions)

Day: Saturday

Time: 9:00-10:30

Class Size: up to 12 students

Materials: text book and other class materials included

Cost: 3,640 rmb for SSIS students. 4,480 rmb for Suzhou community.

EnglishPlus Saturday (Grades 1-4) B

Dates: September 7, 2019 to June 13, 2020 (28 sessions)

Day: Saturday

Time: 10:45-12:15

Class Size: up to 12 students

Materials: text book and other class materials included

Cost: 3,640 rmb for SSIS students. 4,480 rmb for Suzhou community.

EnglishPlus Saturday (Grades 5-6)

Dates: September 7, 2019  to June 13, 2020 (28 sessions)

Day: Saturday

Time: 9:00-12:00

Class Size: up to 12 students

Materials: text book and other class materials included

Cost: 7,280 rmb for SSIS students. 8,960 rmb for Suzhou community.

EnglishPlus for Adults A

Dates: September 7, 2019 to June 13, 2020 (62 sessions)

Day: Tuesday & Wednesday

Time: 11:30-13:00

Class Size: up to 12 students

Materials: text book and other class materials included

Cost: 8,060 rmb for SSIS students. 9,920 rmb for Suzhou community.

EnglishPlus for Adults B

Dates: September 7, 2019 to June 13, 2019 (62 sessions)

Day: Tuesday & Wednesday

Time: 13:50-15:20

Class Size: up to 12 students

Materials: text book and other class materials included

Cost: 8,060 rmb for SSIS students. 9,920 rmb for Suzhou community.

EnglishPlus for Adults C

Dates: September 7, 2019 to June 13, 2019 (62 sessions)

Day: Tuesday & Thursday

Time: 17:00-18:30

Class Size: up to 12 students

Materials: text book and other class materials included

Cost: 8,060 rmb for SSIS students. 9,920 rmb for Suzhou community.

TOEFLPlus

Come learn from IB qualified SSIS teachers! Intensive 12 week sessions prepare students to take the TOEFL Exam. This class is suitable for Grades 9 and above needing additional preparation for the TOEFL exam. We recommend SSIS Phase 4 English level and above for this course. Once the TOEFL exam is taken results are valid for two years.

TOFELPlus A (Grades 9-11)

Dates: September 7, 2019 to January 18, 2020 (12 sessions)

Day: Saturday

Time: 9:00-12:00

Class Size: up to 10 students

Materials: text book and other class materials included

Cost: 6,000 rmb for SSIS students. 6,720 rmb for Suzhou community.

TOFELPlus B (Grades 9-11)

Dates: February 8, 2020 to May 16, 2020 (12 sessions)

Day: Saturday

Time: 9:00-12:00

Class Size: up to 10 students

Materials: text book and other class materials included

Cost: 6,000 rmb for SSIS students. 6,720 rmb for Suzhou community.

MathPlus with Shanghai’s Yonsei Academy

We have partnered with Shanghai Yonsei Academy to bring another level of math tutoring to SSIS for our Korean speaking students. This class is for students wanting additional math practice in order to be successful in preparing for the DP exam or advancing to the next level. Please note this class will be taught in Korean. This class is recommended for native Korean speakers.

For more detailed information in Korean, please click here.

Please note this class will be taught in Korean.

MathPlus (Grades 8-9)

Dates: September 7, 2019 to June 11, 2020 (56 sessions)

Day: Tuesday & Saturday

Time: 15:35-17:00 (Tuesday); 9:00-10:30 (Saturday)

Class Size: minimum 4 students, up to 8 students

Materials: text book and other class materials included

Cost: 13,720 rmb for SSIS students. 14,280 rmb for Suzhou community.

MathPlus (Grades 9-11)

Dates: September 7, 2019 to June 11, 2020 (56 sessions)

Day: Thursday & Saturday

Time: 17:05-18:30 (Thursday); 10:35-12:05 (Saturday)

Class Size: minimum 4 students, up to 8 students

Materials: text book and other class materials included

Cost: 13,720 rmb for SSIS students. 14,280 rmb for Suzhou community.

ChinesePlus

Chinese Plus is an after school Chinese language program providing the SSIS community with opportunity to improve their Chinese skills in a relaxed environment with qualified teachers from Hong N Chinese Institute.

The program is designed for adults whose second language is Chinese, and helps students to prepare for the HSK (Level 1-6) .

  • Different levels of classes are available to suit the student’s Chinese language level
  • The program runs for 15 weeks (including 30 lessons for parents, 12 lessons for teachers)

Class Types:

  • Chinese Plus for SSIS Parents: Two lessons per week - beginner level (30 lessons: 2,250 RMB)
  • Chinese Plus for SSIS Teachers: One lesson per week - beginner level (12 lessons: no charge) 

Class size:

  • Parent Chinese Plus: 12 students (maximum), 4 students (minimum)
  • Teacher Chinese Plus: 10 students (maximum), 4 students (minimum)

Lesson Time: 2:00-3:25 pm (SSIS Parents), 5:00-6:25 pm (SSIS Teachers)

First Session: In the week beginning 10 September 2019

Download class schedule here

For more information or to join Chinese Plus classes please contact:

Contact Person: Mr Eric Shen
Mobile: 133 0621 5301
Email: eric@szchinese.com