School Semester Opens with 1 Million Students
The city’s primary and middle schools started their new semesters on Monday with more than one million students in attendance. Two new high schools opened this year in Longgang District, namely the Longgang Senoir High School and the Shenzhen No. 6 Senoir School.
The Shenzhen Foreign Language School’s international department will begin enrollment in September. Shenzhen No. 7,8,9, senior high schools, that Attached High School of Shenzhen University and the Yantian Senior High Schools are almost done with their planning and preparation, once finished two of these boarding schools can start construction this year.
Higher education venues, namely the Shenzhen Institute of Sciences and Technology, Shenzhen Open University and Shenzhen City University have also started their planning together with the city to jointly build two or three special institutes and will be associated with several foreign universities this year. The city will also speed up the construction of the Xili campus a post graduate school, as well as the medical schools and attached hospital of the Shenzhen University.
Several international cooperation related to education will be promoted this year along with a animal sanctuary and safety school that is organized by the Shenzhen government and the City University of Hong Kong.