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Timeless Folk Tale Cinderella

BWYA student Penelope Zhang (G9Y) is a regular contributor to the Beijing Kids website. She recently wrote the article below about BWYA’s Spring Musical, Cinderella. You can view the original article at the Beijing Kids website. Who can forget the mesmerizing folk tale of Cinderella? Having been adapted for animation, musicals and plays, books, and [...]

By | 2017|Whole School|0 Comments

Poetry In Motion

BWYA’s talented Grade 6 poets have published their very own poetry anthologies which have now officially been included in the School’s library. The authors shared a little bit about their experience producing the books below. Well done all! Jessica Zhai (G6Y) At the beginning, this book was suppose to be a project in class but [...]

By | 2017|Whole School|0 Comments

China: My Second Home

BWYA Primary School student, Andy Rintaro Fukada (G5Y), recently wrote a wonderful essay about his second home China. His writing was entered into a national writing competition and we were so impressed we would like to share his piece with you here. Well done Andy! China: My Second Home By Andy Rintaro Fukada I love [...]

By | 2017|Whole School|0 Comments

Making It All Fit – What Would Zoo Do?

One of the old adages spoken about school subjects by lazy school kids who didn’t want to do their homework was “how is this going to help me in real life?” The G4 project, an important part of the IB curriculum, is the perfect response demonstrating how four key subjects fit together and can be [...]

By | 2017|Whole School|0 Comments

Cinderella: The Biggest Theater Production in BWYA History

It's almost show time!

By | 2017|Community, Whole School|0 Comments

Positive Discipline

Here at BWYA we believe in a holistic approach to education and that the entire BWYA community has a role to play in student development. This means that in education the role of parents is just as important as teachers. Recently, BWYA’s PTA arranged for a series of workshops for parents focusing on the concept [...]

By | 2017|Community, Whole School|0 Comments

THIMUN Singapore

Penelope Zhang (GY9), member of BWYA’s MUN club and Student Reporter for Beijing Kids Magazine, shares her experience of THIMUN Singapore held in November. This article was first published online by Beijing Kids and you can see the full version here. Together with the delegation from the Model United Nations Club at Beijing World Youth [...]

By | 2017|IB|0 Comments

The MYP Assessment Tasks Workshops Foundation

Authors: Flora Tian and Sophie He from Beijing World Youth Academy “Even the most blessed artist can’t gestate a work of art without his tools.” The MYP Assessment Tasks Workshops Foundation is a foundation for sophomores or DP students to share past experiences with the MYP program and provide guidance to students in grades 6-8 [...]

By | 2017|Community, IB, Whole School|0 Comments


BWYA has been working hard recently to secure globally recognised accreditation from leading institutions both within China and beyond. Shannon Koga, BWYA’s Director of Instructional Practices, gives us an update on the processes with the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the Association of China And Mongolia International Schools (ACAMIS). Anything worth doing [...]

By | 2016|Whole School|0 Comments


It may have been a summer of Olympic success and European Football, but the eyes of the sports world will be on BWYA next month as Sports Day 2016 kicks off on Monday, 3rd October. Our Primary School events will take place at the Upper Primary Campus in Laiguangying, while our IB and IN School [...]

By | 2016|Wolves Sports|0 Comments


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