Creative Learning at the Primary School

As part of our innovative curricula, our primary school students have recently had two more unusual and challenging learning experiences. The first being the dramatic Fairy Tale Showcase, and the second, a visit from musician and teacher, Mr. Nicky.  At the Fairy Tale Showcase, Grades 3-5 and many visiting parents were treated to a number of fantastical performances by the […]

BWYA Community’s Generosity

At this year’s May Fair, thanks to all your openness and generosity, an amazing amount of 180,000RMB was raised – 50,000RMB more than last year. This money was passed on to our two long-term charity partners, Roundabout Special Fund, CCAFC, and Chunhui Children’s Foundation. On the 11th and 17th October, our PTA Liaison Officer Ms. Pauline Wong, alongside representatives […]

Primary Picnic Parties

Way back in September, our primary school had some fun in the sun with the primary school picnics. With fantastic food, great games and a real community spirit, it was brilliant to see the BWYA primary school family coming together.  As the summer warmth now finally leaves us, we thought we’d share some of the highlights from these beautiful days! […]

Mid-Autumn Fun with K Class!

As part of BYWA’s Classroom Without Walls Programme, the Lower Primary School will be enjoying seven trips throughout this academic year. The CWWP aims to encourage the BWYA community to explore new ways to teach, experience and learn within and beyond the school. Recently, on Wednesday 12th September, K-Class had an exciting time making mooncakes, […]

BWYA Receives International Recognition

The ACS WASC Commissioners have determined Beijing World Youth Academy meets the criteria for accreditation… …The Commission looks forward to Beijing World Youth Academy’s anticipated success and continuing improvement. This was the fantastic news we received earlier this summer. Following an in-depth investigation and visit from the accreditation committee, BWYA now joins the list of […]

Welcome Back

It’s been a beautiful first week back at BWYA, with a lot going on for our new and old students alike. Monday 19th was a particularly joyful day for our youngest learners. In total we have 81 new students in our K-Classes. Our primary school has some exciting new plans this year, particularly with Science and Drama classes, we’ll be sure to keep […]

Family Fun at the May Fair

The annual BWYA May Fair was held last Saturday (25th May), in the stunning summer sunshine. Along with the weather, the whole event had a very warm family feeling, with teachers, students and parents all taking the opportunity to sell handicrafts, home-made food and drinks, and even showing off their talents on the stage! As […]

Come Travel With Us!

Last Friday (22nd March) the primary school students of BWYA set off on a journey around the world! From Denmark to Jamaica, Egypt to Russia, the students enjoyed the traditions and culture of each country, along with the local cuisine, unique cultural games and display booths. As is now the tradition at the primary school, […]

Dramatic English Learning

Once upon a time, in the dense jungles of India, was a boy who lived with the wolves… This was one of our primary school’s EAL (English as an Additional Language) drama performances, held last Friday March 1st. After nearly two months of preparations and rehearsals, four plays were presented to the school and parents […]

Welcome Back to BWYA

After the Chinese New Year break, we’d like to welcome everyone back! Here’s a quick run-down of what we have in store for the BWYA family in the coming weeks and months… This Tuesday, our primary school was celebrating the first 100 days of school – with many ‘100-themed’ activities and games aimed at developing […]