• The Benefits of School Summer Programs

    With the arrival of summer, many students look forward to enjoying countless hours of mindless entertainment in front of the TV or computer. However, there are healthier and more productive alternatives for them to enrich and enliven their days, such as taking part in summer programs. Here, we elaborate on …

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  • Enterprise Education: Inspiring and Empowering Tomorrow’s Innovators

    Enterprise Education: Inspiring and Empowering Tomorrow’s Innovators The world that today’s children are growing up into is changing at a pace that older generations likely never anticipated. Students preparing to graduate from Secondary School and begin a college life are finding that admissions officers and, ultimately, potential employers are increasingly …

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  • Summer Reading – Advice for Parents

    Summer Reading Dear Parents and Wider Community Members, Summer reading is about reading for enjoyment, so, where possible, let your child be in control of when and what they wish to read.  For those returning to your home country over the summer, I recommend becoming a member of a local …

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  • Assembly – Why Do We Need It?

    Assembly – Why Do We Need It?  A common feature of many schools across the world is the ritual of morning assembly. This assembly typically features all students and teachers gathered together in the school’s theater or auditorium to hear morning announcements, a speech from the principal or a faculty …

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  • BCIS Begins 10th Anniversary Celebrations

    The end of the 2014-2015 academic year marked the completion of 10 full school years at Beijing City International School. To mark this achievement, we have designed a new logo and theme to accompany the BCIS brand as we continue to push forward into an exciting new stage of our …

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The Harvest Festival Lives On

On September 24, the Harvest Festival was held to resounding success on the BCIS football field. Over 2,200 attendees took part in …

BCIS Champions of the Triathlon

BCIS Champions of the Triathlon It is no mystery that BCIS staff members are incredibly intelligent. However, most of the public do …