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    我们为1-18岁 超过1100名学生提供国际教育。作为社区的中心,我们已经成为在京外国家庭的交流中心。

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    通过诺德安达大学我们专注教师的专业技能发展,以确保你的孩子接受高质量的教学体验。

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    在您和我们的学生接触的时候,您就会发现我们的学生懂得尊重他人,对认知和社会充满信心。

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    我们是一所优秀的学校,取得了优异的学术成就。致力于挖掘学生各方面的潜能。

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    我们的招生团队将很高兴与您沟通您孩子的教育需求。

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    我们教授英语国家课程,并提供小学德语课程,12和13年级将学习IB文凭课程。

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Languages Taught

Languages open doors to fresh and exciting experiences and opportunities. It can help you understand other people, discover new cultures and rise to the challenge of expressing yourself in a different language.

At The British School of Beijing, Shunyi, your child will be taught Mandarin from the Early Years programme onward through the rest of their schooling, including native and second language options. BSB students work to develop a good command of all four language skills in Mandarin: reading, writing, speaking and listening. 

Native German students have the option to study German First Language lessons from Early Years all the way to IB Diploma. Korean students can also choose Korean First Language from Year 7 to IB Diploma . 

French and Spanish Second Language are available from Year 7 onwards through to IGCSE and IB Diploma. Where possible, we support other languages through our after-school activities programme.

Learning English with EAL

Does your child need support learning English as an Additional Language (EAL)? Our structured courses based around the Cambridge English programme ensure rapid progress for students learning English. Students study for and gain a set of world-recognised qualifications, ensuring their English is strong enough to allow them to access the Key Stage Four (Year 10 - 11) and The IB Diploma (Year 12 - 13) when they get there.

We assess the English levels of all non-native speakers as soon as they arrive. Where possible, we make preliminary assessments before arrival, so that we can discuss programmes with students and parents. Students are then placed into the appropriate English and language groups so they can have additional support for learning English, as necessary.

Students are assessed regularly from Year 1 onwards. In primary we use CEFR-alingned tests four times per year to track student progress so we can adjust their learning accordingly. In secondary, in KS3 and KS4 students follow the Cambridge Main Suite examinations – PET, FCE and CAE.  

The structured programme makes it clear to parents and students that they can expect to make visible, regular progress. It sets out a path to success, and students who study English as an additional language at our Shunyi school know that they will achieve the twin goals of English proficiency and the qualifications to prove it.

Speaking more than one language increases your brain capacity and improves your memory too. It is an impressive and ambitious achievement to speak a foreign language.