Celebrating the Class of 2020
Exactly a week ago we bid farewell to the class of 2020 as they will embark on new journeys of their lives as adults. Although the first half of 2020 has been met with many trials, our cohort had a lot to celebrate nevertheless. From acceptances into Ivy League institutions to reaching this significant milestone, it was intuitive that we celebrate.
Life Back to Campus in Primary
Students are Finally ReunitedLife, as we know it at YCIS Beijing, is slowly starting to return to normal. On Monday, June 8th, teachers and staff welcomed back Lower Secondary and more Primary students back on campus. Since their first day on back at school, we followed two students, one from the Year 4 and one from Year 5 to observe how their first week one back on campus would be, finally reunited with their friends and teachers, after more than four months of eLearning.
Winners of the YC YW Music Competition
After almost 400 applications, 96 front-runners and weeks of deliberation, the winners of the YCIS YWIES Young Musicians Music Competition were finally announced! We are thrilled to share with our community that four YCIS Beijing students received 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes in recognition of their dexterity in music and one of them received the noteworthy Alumni Award, a prize handed to only four students in the final round, amongst the entire cohort of participants.
More Students Returned to Campus this Week.
YCIS-BJ was delighted to welcome more year levels back to campus on Monday.
YCIS-BJ Is on Tik Tok!
We are very excited to announce that YCIS-BJ has recently joined Tik Tok, the world’s fastest-growing social media platform!
YC YW Creative Writing Competition
Winners for the very first foundation wide writing competition have been announced! Initiated to allow students to learn even during the closure of campuses, the Yew Chung Yew Wah (YC YW) Creative Writing Competition saw approximately 400 entries being submitted by students across our network of schools including YCIS Beijing.
Checkout the YCIS-BJ Virtual IBDP Art Exhibition
Many school events have been halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic, one of those being the our Year 13 annual IBDP Art Exhibition which offers an opportunity for YCIS Beijing graduating students to showcase their IB portfolios to the school community before the end of the academic year.
Flashing Back to Global Community Day
If held on May 16, Yew Chung International School of Beijing’s Global Community Day (GCD) would have celebrated for the 12th year in a row the many talents of our students and the diversity of our families, all in the name of charity.
YCIS-BJ Y11s are Back to School!
School life has taken a further step towards normality at Yew Chung International School of Beijing as another year level returned to campus this week. On Monday, our Year 11 students joined their senior counterparts as already announced by the Beijing Municipal Education Commission earlier last month, allowing schools in the Capital to open their doors for more students. Similar to the return of Y13s, the school community was overjoyed to have the cohort back on campus after months of preparations.