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  • Did You Know?

    We provide international education to over 1,100 students ages 1-18. We are at the heart of our community, a hub for many expat families in living Beijing.

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    Through the Nord Anglia University we focus our teachers professional development to ensure that your child receives high quality teaching experience.

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    You will immediately recognise one of our students when you meet them by their evident respect for others, their intellectual and social confidence.

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    We are a high achieving school with excellent academic success. We believe in bringing out the best in every student of all abilities.

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    We have a dedicated team waiting to hear from you and ready to put you in touch with others whom you may wish or need to speak to.

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    Through our News & Insights section you can find out the latest from our school and from other schools in the Nord Anglia Education global family.

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    We teach the English National Curriculum, offer a German curriculum at primary level and IB Diploma for Years 12 & 13 students.

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Cathy Gao

Cathy Gao

National University of Singapore NUS

Congratulations to 2021 BSB graduate Tian Yu Gao (Cathy) who achieved a near perfect score of 44 out of 45 for her IB Diploma! She has been accepted by the National University of Singapore to study Business.

Cathy joined BSB in 2016 and has achieved amazing IGCSE examination results of 7A* and 4A in 2019 as well. She also got offers from various universities including University of Southern California, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Nanyang Technological University.

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1.What do you think is special about BSB?          

The cultural diversity of BSB and a very responsible caring IB coordinator Ms Donnelly.

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2.How has studying at BSB helped you achieve academic success/ university acceptance/ personal development? 

BSB's international mindset and environment helped me.

3.Please tell us the names of any school events you’ve participated in?

Model United Nations (MUN), school production, Snack Shack, Year book design, hoodie design.   


4.Please describe any charity work that you have participated in? What did you learn from the experience?

Snack shack. Teamwork makes the dream work. 

5.Please describe 2 of your best memories of your time at BSB.  

Musical production and Graduation photo days.

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6.Who is your favourite teacher and why?

Mr Wheeler, my first science teacher who taught me in Year 9. It was the most memorable and funny class I’ve attended!          

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6.What advice do you have for other students at school?

Know how to relax and take a break from academic burden, don’t over stress.