A Brief Introduction of Nanbai High School of Zunyi City
Nanbai High School of Zunyi City, also known as “Nanzhong” for short, used to be called No.1 High School of Zunyi County. With the development of the school, it has been awarded many honors, such as First-class Provincial Model High School, National Education Advanced Unit, National Civilized Campus, National Youth Moral Cultivation Experimental Base, National School of Traditional Sports, National Mental Health Education School, International Ecological School, High-quality Students Base School for 42 Double First-rate universities like Peking University and Tsinghua University, Deng Xiaoping Science and Technology Innovation Experimental Base (the only one in Guizhou Province), Top 100 High Schools in China, and so on.
Founded in 1956, Nanbai High School of Zunyi City has been adhering to the principle of “to explicit morality and keep the righteousness, to expand steadiness and keep the knowledge”, following the educational motto of “to value morality and talent, to be higher and greater”, and shouldering the historical mission of “to take the students as the fundamental and develop talent for our country”. Up to now, the school has accumulated its profound cultural connotation, formed great atmosphere in schooling, teaching, and learning, and gradually developed a special educational feature of “to study hard and teach joyfully, and to develop excellent school spirits and outstanding achievements”. Consequently, the school has cultivated tens of thousands of excellent persons of great qualities for colleges and universities, as well as for the local economic construction. Thus, it has been highly praised by the society as “the Star of Guizhou Education”, and “the Cradle of Academician”.
In 1984, the top scorers of both art and science in the college entrance examination came from Nanbai High School of Zunyi City. From then on, there have been 33,306 students entering colleges and universities continuously, including eight students who ranked first in the college entrance examination, 188 students who were admitted into Peking University and Tsinghua University, and 20 students into famous universities in Hongkong. Since 2004, when the award for education and teaching qualities among high schools was established, Nanbai High School of Zunyi City has constantly received the honor of “School of Outstanding Contribution to the Education and Teaching in Zunyi City” in the last 16 years. From 2006 to now, in terms of the college entrance examination, Nanbai High School of Zunyi City has kept the top one in the number of top ten students in both Guizhou Province and Zunyi City, the number of students admitted into Peking University and Tsinghua University, the number of students whose scores are above 600, and the number of students entering first-tier and second-tier colleges and universities. It means that Nanbai High School of Zunyi City has kept No.1 in the above six core terms of the college entrance examination during the past 14 consecutive years. Additionally, since 2006, there have been 28 top scorers of the college entrance examination in Zunyi City in total, 16 students of Nanbai High School of Zunyi City included. Next, in the college entrance examination of 2019, there are 11 students who graduated from Nanbai High School of Zunyi City and then went to Peking University and Tsinghua University. The statistics clearly show that the school has held a good lead in Zunyi City.
In the recent years, the school has carried out the “six standards” working concepts, which can be demonstrated as “to standardize the school’s construction, to refine the schools’ management, to popularize efficient classes, to normalize formative education, to specialize after-class activities and to improve the taste of the school’s culture”. Also, the school has been run actively and effectively under the instruction of “six beliefs” and “six reflections” working principles. What’s more, the school has been working on reforming the school’s educational policy, innovating the schooling system, enhancing the school’s inner qualities, updating the school-running grade, and constantly consolidating and improving the school’s achievements as a first-class provincial model high school.
Nanbai High School of Zunyi City covers an area of 403 acres, with green mountains on the west and flowing lakes in the middle, joining the beautiful and peaceful environment of the campus. The teaching facilities there are advanced and the teachers are admirable. At present, there exist 104 classes, 5386 students and 419 teachers in the school. Besides, there are 66 associations organized by the students, which hold colorful and wonderful after-class activities, and their activities are so special that some of them have been interviewed by CCTV. Moreover, some students’ organizations, like the track and field team, the basketball team, the football team, and the orchestra team have participated in some city-level, provine-level, national, and international competitions, and won a number of awards on behalf of the school.