International Foundation Year
Taipei Municipal Chenggong High School
Taipei Municipal Chenggong High School (CGHS) is a top-rated all-boys school located in Taipei, Taiwan, with a total enrollment of over 2500 students.
Established in 1922, CGHS has been renowned for its excellent academic record. Rigorous classes taken at CGHS prepare students for university studies. Over the past three years, more than half of the senior students gained admission to the nation’s top universities and over 99% of the graduating students pursue a college career. As one of the most prestigious high schools in Taiwan, CGHS boasts of some notable alumni like Physics Nobel Laureate Samuel C. C. Ting, former Vice President of the Republic of China Lien Chan, former Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin, and the distinguished entrepreneur Samuel Yin.
The school performs highly in scholastic competitions, winning numerous awards at the state, regional, national, and international levels, in math and science. Each year, at least 10 CGHS students achieve top prizes or honourable mentions in the Taipei City Math and Science contests.
In addition to its successful academic programs, CGHS also has a reputable sports program, with its basketball and volleyball teams both ranked top 12 nationally this year.
To prepare the students for the global era, over the past decade CGHS has endeavoured to establish a solid international education program. The school also has signed MOUs with schools in Japan, Korea, Germany, and the United States to facilitate cultural exchange. All these efforts are made to help CGHS students participate in and contribute to the global world.
Taipei Municipal Chenggong High School (CGHS) is a top-rated all-boys school, renowned for its excellent academic record, math and science in particular. CGHS offers rigorous courses preparing students for university studies. The school strives to develop each student’s intellectual growth, leadership skills and global literacy to their fullest potential.
Ching-Hsiang Yu. Principal