New Head of School for Lakefield College School

The Lakefield College School community is delighted to welcome Anne-Marie Kee as the new Head of School and Head of the LCS Foundation, effective August 1, 2017. A highly respected leader Anne-Marie is a highly respected leader in the independent school community across North America. For the past 11 years, she has served as Executive…

How to create your own garment

Our IB Visual Arts students were invited to take part in an exciting 3D/Fashion workshop held by fashion and jewellery designer, Matthew Greer. Matthew’s experience working with big names such as John Galliano and Erickson Beamon was well exploited by our creative talents at the Lyceum Alpinum. With the design brief requiring the students to…

British Ambassador to Thailand opens new Pullman Library at Harrow Bangkok

H.E The British Ambassador to Thailand Brian Davidson visited Harrow International School Bangkok for the first time today to officially open our brand new Lower School Library. At the opening ceremony he commented: “Books are the most precious gift that anyone could have…” “Books are the most precious gift that anyone could have. They are…

How the TASIS Summer Programs Built an Incomparable Performing Arts Program

For seven weeks each summer, a community of professional artists gathers amongst the mountains and lakes of southern Switzerland and devotes itself to providing a transformative experience to students hailing from more than 50 nations. “It’s a beautiful thing,” said writer, actor, musician, and educator Andrew Leonard, who has spent his summers in Lugano since…

National Outstanding Youth Award to Harrow Bangkok students

The Minister of Education Theerakiat Charoensettasin presented the National Outstanding Youth Award to Harrow Bangkok students, who also received guidance from the Prime Minister Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha as part of Children’s Day celebrations 2017. Congratulations to Pao Pao (S11), Pearl (C13), Paul (C12), and Uno (B13) for this fantastic achievement. Khanitha Prawichen, Thai PrincipalHarrow International…

Harrow Bangkok students let their business skills shine in national competition

Harrow International School Bangkok students have been showcasing their entrepreneurial skills at the Junior Achievement Company Program, with two teams from the school entering and both reaching the finals. This is a highly-competitive event in which teams from schools around the country start up their own student-led business enterprises. Innovative Products Both teams developed innovative…

St. John’s Students Bring Joy to Others This Holiday Season

The students of St. John’s Middle School sure have the right spirit of Christmas! In the hope of giving back to our community, they managed collecting toys and other items for a local Waterloo charity. Spread the need The students put up posters around the school and spread the need for donations through word of…

The Zebra Project

In this article, enterprising Year 13 student Zoe Lin discusses the Zebra Project, a CAS initiative she is spearheading to help children from Western China in, as well as the challenges she’s overcome in the process. Please introduce yourself! My name is Zoe Lin. I’m in Year 13 and have been at YCIS Beijing for…

A selective leadership development summer programme

The Yale Young Global Scholars (YYGS) is a selective leadership development programme for rising high school juniors and seniors. YYGS does not only expand the participant’s leadership skills, but also challenges them with university level material. A Knowledge Enriching Summer at Yale As of 2016, six courses are offered in the programme: Biological and Biomedical…

TASIS Pioneered The Concept Of Academic Travel

Where Do TASIS Students Go for Fall Academic Travel? Students in grades 8–12 went on more than 20 separate trips to eight different countries around Europe earlier this month. Learn more about where they went and what they did The Concept TASIS pioneered the concept of Academic Travel in 1956, and the School’s students have…