The British School of Beijing, Sanlitun The British School of Beijing, Sanlitun
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    We are the only British International School in downtown Beijing, situated in the heart of the embassy district of Sanlitun.

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    Through Nord Anglia University our teaching staff maintain the highest standards of a rigorous British education.

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    We aim for all our students to become ‘Global Learners, Aspiring Leaders’

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    We create an environment where there are no limits to what our students can achieve, where your child will excel academically, socially and personally.

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    96% of parents of our current students felt that their first contact with our school was warm and welcoming.

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What makes our school special?

Located in downtown Beijing, The British School of Beijing, Sanlitun is the only school that delivers the highest quality learning combined with unique global opportunities for its staff and students .

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Imagine how much your child can achieve at the British School of Beijing, Sanlitun with opportunities beyond the ordinary. From being part of a Global Orchestra to everyday inspiration in our Global Campus, your child will love coming to school.

News & Events

Quick-look Calendar

Apr 24

ASAs Start

Apr 25

Baby Group @ Early Years Building

Apr 26 (all day)

Class Photos

Apr 30 (all day)

School Closed for Labour Day Holidays

May 01 (all day)


visiting musicians

Juilliard Artists Visit

This week we have been visited by bassoonist Benjamin Moermond and clarinetist Eloise Fisher. Ben and Eloise are members of the prestigious Juilliard alumni and are both highly successful and esteemed musicians.

Y1 African Safari

African Safari

The Year 1 children started their new topic ‘African Safari’ with a WOW entry!

PN Sports Day 2018

Pre Nursery Sports Day 2018

Today in Pre-Nursery we enjoyed our wonderful Sports Day.

Y3 learning about rocks

Exploring Rocks!

This week the Year 3 children started their new Science unit ‘Rocks and Soils’.

Y3 Drama & Dance

Year Three Drama and Dance

With the Juilliard Dance programme starting next year, it’s clear that we already have a lot of talent in BSB Sanlitun to be developed! From creating their own choreography in Dance to making shadow puppets and putting on a play in Drama, it’s been a busy term for Year Three in Performing Arts.

Y2 Performance

Pirates Vs Mermaids

Heave-ho and away we go on a fantastic musical journey, where the seven seas just aren’t big enough for our pirates and mermaids!

Principal_John Brett

Welcome our new Principal

We’re excited to announce the appointment of BSB Sanlitun’s new Principal, John Brett. John will be joining the team from August 2018. Here please find a letter from John, introducing himself to the BSB community.

Book Week 'Shared Reading'

Celebrating Book Week

Last week we celebrated every child as a reader with various kinds of activities during our annual BSB Sanlitun Book Week.