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Grade 5 Taking Care of Business

A few weeks ago, we reported on the activities of our Grade 5 students, who were embarking on a special business unit by hearing from Beijing-based British entrepreneur, Dominic Johnson-Hill. After that, the students worked in groups to learn more about setting up their own business activities and created “practice” …

Rachel Wang Painting 1

BCIS Alumni Series: Students of the Arts

In today’s BCIS Alumni Series article, we take a look at three students who have all opted to pursue their higher education in fields related to the arts. The Class of 2015 was a remarkably creative group of young people, with many choosing arts-related subjects as part of their IB …

Jack Li

BCIS Alumni Series: Jack Li

We have recently begun a social media series on the BCIS Class of 2015, where we explore some of the reflections and hopes of this year’s graduating class. This series is first published on the BCIS WeChat account – scan the QR code below if you are not already following …


Finding a Physical and Academic Balance

Part Two in our Xue Xi Feature Series – this article is written by two students from last year’s BCIS Grade 10 class, Guillemette Joubert and Mia Mason. In it, they explore how participating in sports has helped them find the ideal academic and life balance while at school. Finding …