Early Childhood

Mark Your Calendars! Important Dates to Remember

Dear EC Families,

It is a pleasure to provide you with the following important EC Division dates and announcements.

BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHTS: September 27, 28 and 29.

Back to School Nights for the EC Division will occur on the following 3 dates. Please be sure to locate the specific date and time for your child’s teacher.

KINDERGARTEN: Monday, Sept. 27 (4 pm start time for Rodriguez & Vogt) (5 pm start time for Moon, Pham & Ebarle)

PRE_K: Tuesday, Sept. 28 (4 pm start time for Tyler & Lombardi) (5 pm start time for Johnston, Tan and Malnack)

PRESCHOOL: Wednesday, Sept. 29 (4 pm start time for Holbery & Thames) (5 pm start time for Hicks & Flores)


1.     Only one parent is allowed to attend per student.

2.     This is a parent only event. Children will not be permitted to attend.

3.     You will be expected to present your green Concordia health code and your green travel code at the gate before being allowed into the school.

4.     If you traveled outside of Shanghai within the last 14 days, you will not be allowed access to campus. 

5.     All EC parents must arrive to the Back To School event through the Huangyang Gate.  No Mingyue Gate access will be permitted.                                                    

Additional staff will be present for you to meet; including Mandarin Teachers, Art and Movement Teachers, Administration, Psychologist and English Learning Support Specialists. Please be on time.    


Picture Day for the EC Division is September 29 and 30. Your child’s teacher will provide you with the exact date for their homeroom. Watch for this communication from the homeroom teacher.                                                 

Chinese National Day Holiday - NO SCHOOL - October 1 - 5