History of Soong Ching Ling School
Soong Ching Ling School, in Shanghai, China,opened in 2008. The school is located on the Qing Pu campus surrounded by canals in a thriving community of businesses and residential homes. The school is named after Madame Soong Ching Ling, the former Honorary President of China. The China Welfare Institute, founded in 1938, has always supported Madame Soong’s philosophy of providing children the opportunity to explore and gain valuable opportunities and experiences in education and life. It is with the support of CWI (China Welfare Institute) that SCLS has grown and flourished.
Madame Soong Ching Ling was and still is greatly loved by the people of China and the world. She is remembered for her integrity, inspiration, and compassion for the noble causes supporting humanity. Her mission to bring leaders together in an effort to honor people is carried out each day in and out of the classrooms. Our school is honored to be named after this woman of such impeccable qualities.