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 […]

Spring Festival Celebrations!

Spring Festival Celebrations! As the Chinese New Year approaches, the BWYA campuses were filled with a real new year flavour this week! Walking into the primary school, you would have quickly seen children practicing their calligraphy, making dumplings, guessing riddles, paper cutting, even dragon dances! Turning the corner into the secondary school, the classrooms were […]

Happy Christmas!

On behalf of all the staff at BWYA, we’d like to wish you a very Merry Christmas, and a Happy New Year! We’re very excited to see what 2019 has in store – we hope you are too… Just a quick reminder about January term dates: Primary school will resume term on Tuesday 8th January […]

Thanksgiving at BWYA

Wangjing Campus Thanksgiving at BWYA Last week, all of our campuses had a distinctly North American flavour, as we celebrated Thanksgiving! Although hidden amongst the turkey were some excellent Chinese treats as well… As an international school, we enjoy celebrating all cultures and their special events, so as is the American tradition – on the […]