The standard of the school teacher apartments is excellent. The school rents apartments in five high-end compounds, all of them are about 4km from the school or closer. To ensure teacher accommodation meets international standards the apartments have been designed and equipped according to specifications given by the school. All the interiors have been fitted out to a high standard by a specialist contractor from Shanghai that the school uses for all school construction.
There a variety of different layouts and sizes in different complexes depending on teacher needs. Apartments are allocated on the basis of family size and service.
The School provides fully furnished, two or three bedroom apartments for overseas staff. The size of the apartments depends on the family members. The apartments are well located within safe, modern housing complexes. Staff members are not required to share accommodation with other members of staff. Apartments come complete with basic furnishings such as TV, queen bed, sofa, wardrobes, dining table/chairs, curtains, bedding, linens, towels, fitted kitchen, cooking equipment, oven, cutlery, crockery, refrigerator, cooker, washing machine, toaster, iron, hot-water jug, and air conditioners.
Utilities : The school pays water, gas and electricity charges to the value of 500 RMB per month (it is rare to go over that amount).
Central heating: All apartments have under floor central heating and the landlord coves 100% of central heating bills.