Shrewsbury Hong Kong will soon move to the new building

The #ShrewsburyHKG Team will move into our brand new school building in less than 150 days. We look forward to sharing our world-class state-of-the-art facilities with visiting families. Huge thanks to our friends in Tseung Kwan O, who sent us this drone shot of the school. The campus will provide over 17,000 square meters of learning space,…

Newsletter for October

The 30th of September we sailed out of Cadiz. Although it had been a nice stay with some days with shore leave and ice cream, many expressed that they were looking forward to sailing out again. Getting back the routine, setting sails and the nice ocean view.  The first few days at sea were spent…

Beau Soleil Opens its New Campus Facilities

After 18 months of development Collège Alpin Beau Soleil opened the doors of its impressive campus extension at the start of the autumn term.The development at the Alps-based boarding school includes a range of state-of-the-art sports, teaching and leisure facilities. The 10,000 square-metre extension has been sympathetically designed with two chalet-style buildings that take their…

Shrewsbury to open new city-centre primary school campus

Invests Bht 2,600 million to build 640-pupil school on 15-rai in Sukhumvit-Rama IX area Integrates Thai language and Mandarin Chinese teaching into core curriculum Opening August 2018 We aim to build Thailand’s best primary school. It is being purpose-built for young children and raises the bar in primary school education. A modern learning environment, security,…

Sharing Our Practice

At Yew Chung International School of Beijing, along with a focus on traditional learning objectives (such as a mastery of maths, languages and sciences), emphasis is also placed on the development of soft skills as a way to better prepare students for the world that awaits beyond graduation. The ability to collaborate and to communicate…

Successful climbing of Piz Palü by students and teachers

Piz Palü is a mountain in the Alps, located between Switzerland and Italy. It is a large glaciated massif composed of three main summits of over 3,800m.In August, a group of students and teachers completed their second attempt to ascend Piz Palü with absolutely amazing weather conditions. In August, a group of students (Constantin, DIS3…

Staff Recruitment and School Transition

September marked a number of key benchmarks in the development of our school. As you will have seen from our Twitter feed, Principal, Ben Keeling, spent a few days towards the end of the month in the UK. Meeting with prospective teaching staff, he returned feeling positive about the progress made. “We met some incredible…

Prem College Fair 2017

On Tuesday 14th November 2017, Prem Tinsulanonda International School will hold its 11th annual college and university fair. The fair has now become the largest in northern Thailand attracting universities and colleges from around the world. Representatives in attendance come from countries as far afield as USA, UK, The Netherlands, Spain, Hong Kong, Singapore and…

TASIS Lifer Caps Brilliant Career with Valedictorian Award

Adam Novak ’17 (Ukraine) will study Economics at Bocconi University after a stellar career at TASIS that spanned 12 years. Adam started as a first-grade student when the TASIS Elementary School opened in the fall of 2005, and he capped off his time in Switzerland by earning The Valedictorian Scholarship Award and The Shah Akbar…