A Purpose Built School
The Gaokao is China's college entrance examination, held once a year, with high stakes for the participants. It is the most attended test in the world, has touched the hearts of millions of Chinese families and changed the fate of countless people.
Mao Tanchang, a town of less than 30,000 people in the Dabie Mountains, houses
20.000 Gaokao re- taking students and their parents. The locals have become a minority and the town has become a famous "Gaokao Town".