First IB World School in Yungui Plateau

We would like to congratulate all of our colleagues at KWYA for their hard work. As we continue working together to educate a new generation of young people who love their own local culture, as well as having a clear understanding of the wider world, we are confident that the bonds between us will only […]

ACAMIS Service Learning Grant

For two years in a row, BWYA students have won the prestigious ACAMIS Service Learning Grant. This year, from amongst the many applicants BWYA DP1 students, Candy Li and Bella Dong, stood out for their leadership, innovation, and contributions to the community, with their Migrant Children Foundation proposal. The Service Learning Grant recognises students who have designed […]

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 […]

Reaping the Personal Project Fruits

This Tuesday afternoon, 26th February, the BWYA secondary school celebrated the culmination of all of our Grade 10 students’ hard work on their personal projects (PP) at the Personal Project Exhibition. The IB Middle Years Programme focuses on ‘learning how to learn’ through the development of communication, collaboration, organization, self-management, research, and many many more skills, […]

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 […]

Student Council Fundraiser for Shanxi–Gansu Education

Student Council Fundraiser for Shanxi–Gansu Education The Student Council started off the year of the pig by donating 1,200 RMB to support the Roundabout Shanxi – Gansu Education project. 1,200 RMB was raised through the Student Council’s fourth activity this year – Christmas Sales. Christmas Sales was inspired by the Student Council’s new theme for […]

BWYA’s Linguists Win Gold

On Saturday 19th January, BWYA hosted the annual Speecheasy competition. Competitors from six international school came together to compete in categories including Original Oratory, Duet Acting, Debate, Impromptu, and of course overall competition winner. As well as the competitors, 25 judges helped decide the winners of each category, along with 22 BWYA student volunteers helping […]

Wolves Season Two Update

From Mirko Mirkovich, Athletics Director After three months packed with practices, friendly and official games, as well as tournaments, the second sporting season of the school year 2018/19 finished on Saturday, January 19th. This season, BWYA’s high school athletes participated in U19 basketball ISAC (International Schools Sports Association) leagues for boys and girls. The boys’ […]

PE Movement Composition Shows

Previous Next During the Physical Education’s Movement Composition unit, students learn to use and control their bodies in unique, interesting and entertaining ways. The ultimate objective of the unit is a self-choreographed group performance showing the students appreciation for movement, teamwork, planning and performing while developing and understanding of what the body is truly capable […]