School News

  • YCIS Student Photo Contest Celebrates Global Geography

    YCIS Student Photo Contest Celebrates Global Geography

    From Turkey to Cambodia, and New York to Rome, YCIS students travelled to practically every corner of the globe during their summer holiday. With international students from more than 50 countries, some travelled to visit family and friends in their respective home countries, while others took the opportunity to visit new places in far-flung locations – and nothing quite tells a story like a photo!

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  • Students Bond and Prepare for IB During Annual Retreat

    Students Bond and Prepare for IB During Annual Retreat

    Year 12 students at YCIS just began their first year of the rigorous International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB), a stimulating and holistic programme that prepares them for success in university and beyond. To prepare students for the new challenges and experiences they will have in the two-year programme, YCIS organises an annual Year 12 Retreat at the beginning of the school year. Recently, students from the Gubei Campus completed the two and a half day conference, held at a resort at Sun Island, right outside of Shanghai.

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  • YCIS Students and Families Receive Warm Welcome at Annual New Families Barbecue Events

    YCIS Students and Families Receive Warm Welcome at Annual New Families Barbecue Events

    With classes officially starting on August 20, YCIS Shanghai welcomed all new students and their families on campus this week for the annual New Families Welcome Barbecue Events. At the Hongqiao Campus “BBQ”, YCIS administrators and faculty welcomed incoming families whose children will study at the Gubei and Hongqiao campuses. For the new students at the Regency Park and Century Park campuses, the welcoming event was held at the Century Park Campus.

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  • Annual YCIS Conference Focuses on “The Unique Child”

    Annual YCIS Conference Focuses on “The Unique Child”

    Before the start of each school year, Early Childhood Education (ECE) teachers from all of the Yew Chung International Schools (YCIS) in China gather for a two-day conference on Early Childhood Education. This month, the annual conference was held at YCIS’s Regency Park Campus, and was attended by more than 80 Kindergarten teachers and co-ordinators from all YCIS locations in China.

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  • Second Artist-in-Residence Joins YCIS Shanghai

    Second Artist-in-Residence Joins YCIS Shanghai

    Art is an important part of the holistic education model that YCIS Shanghai provides for all of its international students. Starting in Kindergarten, and offered all the way through the IB programme, art classes evolve as students build critical creative and technical skills.

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