BCIS and MCF Raise RMB 36,000 in Recent Christmas Bazaar
The Migrant Children’s Foundation and Beijing City International School co-hosted the 2017 Christmas Bazaar at the school’s main campus in Shuangjing. A total of RMB 36,000 was collected at the event, with MCF stating the amount had been used for the health checkups of 33 migrant children. Aside from the fundraiser, the bazaar also featured live music and performances from various BCIS students.
UC Berkeley Athletic Scholarship Signing Ceremony at DCB
Dulwich College Beijing held the athletic scholarship signing ceremony for student athlete, James Zhao, who signed the National Letter of Intent to the University of California, Berkeley. James’ parents, teachers, university counselors and DCB leadership team gathered with James to celebrate his selection.
YCIS Beijing Co-Principal Voted as One of the Top Educators in China
Christine Xu, Chinese co-principal at Yew Chung International School of Beijing, was recently included in a competition by New School Insight (NSI) to honor the most influential international school principals in China. Through the online voting system, Xu received over 170,000 votes and ranked as the fourth Most Influential Principal in all of mainland China.
WAB Welcomes New Director Beginning August 2018
Western Academy of Beijing welcomes Marta Medved-Krajnovic from Stockholm International School. WAB says Medved-Krajnovic’s diverse background and experience show she lives the school’s mission. Her leadership and understanding, passion, and appreciation for international education ensure she can continue the outstanding work WAB’s school leadership has done over the past five years.
Photos: Courtesy of BCIS, DCB, YCIS Beijing, and WAB
This article appeared on p57 of beijingkids February 2018 issue