February 11, 2016
Year 8 & 9’s boy’s basketball team won their first ‘home’ game last night at Basketball City. Congrats to all!
February 8, 2016
January 29, 2016
It seems odd to be thinking about summer when it seems it’s only just gotten cold, but summer will be here before we know it and the kids will be out of school. Do you have summer plans yet? BIS-NY has a great summer camp and enrollment is now open! There’s a 10% discount for families who enroll before March 31st.
January 28, 2016
The Year 6/7 boys basketball team recorded the first basketball win in BIS-NY history with their efforts Tuesday night! The team beat Stephen Gaynor school 14-8 and were thrilled with their achievement. Well done guys!
January 27, 2016
Do you live in Brooklyn? Are you interested in learning more about the British International School of NY? We’d love to invite you to our Family Information Session on Wednesday 10th February at they Wythe Hotel. Please RSVP to email@example.com by Monday Feb 8th. Refreshments will be served.
January 13, 2016
To kick off their Gymnastics Unit, all of MYP went to Field House at Chelsea Piers today. Students developed existing skills, learned how to safely use apparatus such as the rings, the ropes, the bars, vaulting horses, trampolines and sponge pits, and explored basic parkour movements, moving over, under and around obstacles. In their PE lessons this term, students will be creating gymnastic performances in pairs and small groups as part of the Planning for Performance assessment criteria. So far […]
January 8, 2016
What an exciting week for Year 3! The students had a wonderful time at the Sony WonderLab where we learned about how technology has evolved over time and had the opportunity to work with hands-on, interactive activities to further our knowledge. The children were able to see with their own eyes just how much technology has changed! In their written reflections, many commented that technology had gotten “smaller, cheaper and was able to do more”. The letter and email writing […]
January 6, 2016
Our Middle school students commenced 2016 with a trip to the Queens Hall of Science where they were challenged to solve a crime (based on real life) in the Forensics Lab. They used suspect dossiers as background information as well as scrutinizing the importance of following the scientific evidence to solve the crime through fingerprinting identification, chromatography, fabric combustion observations and decoding messages using a given formula. Through the skill of elimination and deduction, students arrived at suitable conclusions. They […]
December 8, 2015
recently the Year 6 students visited the Body’s Exhibit at Discovery Times Square as part of their ‘medical school’ to become doctors. Now that they are knowledgeable about the human body they will be diagnosing patients each week as they learn more about the different systems in the body.
December 3, 2015
Our Middle School students enjoyed a visit from our first STEM speaker from the UK before Thanksgiving. Alex Bennett-Grant inspired students about how the creation of ideas and working together to compliment talents can lead to great things. All the better when worked examples of such are presented in a real world environment. Alex shared many examples of his work and team work with We Are Pi. Most memorable included the creation of the world’s first Human Arabesque for the […]