|The Western Academy of Beijing (WAB) is an international school with a difference. Through a fusion of its mission, philosophy, values and the enthusiasm and commitment of its staff, WAB provides a truly international education that prepares young people for the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century. WAB provides a learner-centered atmosphere that nurtures a strong sense of community among its 1,500 students from 52 countries, with the mission to “Connect, Inspire, Challenge: Make a Difference.”
The Council for International Schools (CIS) has acclaimed WAB “by any standards, a remarkable school… [that] has developed an enviable and richly deserved reputation for offering a vital, stimulating and challenging education to its very international student body.”
The school follows the IB PYP, MYP and Diploma Programs from Nursery – Grade 12, emphasizing active, enquiry-based learning for the development of the whole child. The integrated curriculum develops attitudes of respect and responsibility, and provides opportunities for leadership, action and service. WAB is recognized internationally as a model IT school and its leading edge program provides the excellent staff and resources to create an environment that integrates and employs technology in ways that well equip students for whatever their futures may hold.
Categories: Education, North China
P. O. Box 8547, No. 10 Lai Guang Ying Donglu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.100102 China
Contact Name: Suzi Roberts
Position: Director of Communications and Institutional Advancement
Industry: Education & Training