May 26, 2017
If you’re a member of the YCIS Beijing community, you’ve probably seen this group already, rocking the stage with an eclectic collection of covers, adaptations, and original music for all their adoring fans. But make no mistake, the Yew Chung International School of Beijing’s most famous student band are the real deal.
May 12, 2017
For more than a decade, violin has been an essential piece of the Yew Chung International School of Beijing’s Lower Primary School education thanks to its proven benefits in enhancing student brain development, hand-eye coordination, and discipline. Beyond these benefits, however, many students at YCIS Beijing discover a lifelong love of music, choosing to continue their musical studies even after their last group concert in Year 3.
April 28, 2017
In the Yew Chung International School of Beijing’s IB Diploma Programme, our academically rigorous environment challenges our students to reach their full potential, preparing them for the academic trials and tribulations they’ll face in university. However, students have a wide variety of channels through which they can tackle these challenges and express their learning. In Year 13 IBDP student Rock Siu’s case, a wholly original Android app was his medium for expression.
April 12, 2017
Year 13 students at the Yew Chung International School of Beijing recently held their capstone IB art exhibition. Teachers, students, and Beijing community members alike had the opportunity to witness the work that had consumed our most talented visual artists over their IB careers, many of whom have received offers from world-renowned art schools to continue their studies.
March 31, 2017
Students at the Yew Chung International School of Beijing have access to a wide variety of sporting opportunities throughout the year and frequently achieve excellent results. Many of our students are multi-sport athletes, participating in seasonal sports throughout the year. We spoke with Peter Yang, one of our Upper Secondary multi-sport student athletes, about his experience with sports and what they mean to him.