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.

  • Student Aspirations

    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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    We have a dedicated team waiting to hear from you and support with your transition to the School

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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

Jan 23 (all day)

ASAs Start

Jan 23 (all day)

U9 Gymnastics Competition @ 4pm

Jan 24

Baby Group @ EY Building

Jan 26 (all day)

Maths Week Celebration - Sharing with Parents

Jan 26

PA Bake Sale @ Primary Foyer

term 1 hacking challenge homework

BSB Sanlitun Got Hacked!

Last term the children participated in a school wide hacking challenge.

Roundabout Book Fair @ BSB Sanlitun 218

Roundabout Book Fair at BSB Sanlitun

Roundabout is coming to BSB Sanlitun on Saturday 20 January, 10am - 3pm in the Primary Hall. Come and buy some gently used books and help a child in need!

Y3 Performance

The Night Before Christmas

The Year 3 production was a great success - the children all performed really well and enjoyed every minute. They did a fantastic job at both singing and acting with such enthusiasm. The Year 3 team are so proud of them. 

Reception Christmas Extravaganza

Reception Christmas Extravaganza

In the latter half of this year, the Reception children began working on their Christmas Show during their Performing Arts lessons.

By Ryan Looi, Year 5 Pelicans Class

Global Campus 'Photographer of the Year' Competition

At BSB Sanlitun we are incredibly proud of our Year 5 Pelican student Ryan Looi whose wonderful entry for the Global Campus photography competition has been highly commended by the Global Campus judges for the 8-11 age category.

Santa @ BSB Sanlitun

Santa Claus @ BSB Sanlitun

A magical afternoon at BSB Sanlitun with a special visit from Santa Claus, all the way from Finland.

2017 CityWeekend magazine art and writing competition winners

Year 1 Creative Writers

Year 1 children turned into mystical, magical fairies and wizards and wrote some wonderful creative writing pieces based on myths and legends.

Dancing ASA KS1 2017

KS1 Dance ASA

20 Key Stage 1 students joined the Dance ASA this term to create a fantastic music video to the song, “Popular”. In just 8 afternoons, they learnt, rehearsed, and filmed this great little piece. We hope you enjoy it.