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We are building a new school ! The 2nd Wycombe Abbey International School in Hangzhou, Zhejiang,PRC

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British education has come to sweep the education sector in China, as the British Prime Minster Theresa May visited, from Jan. 31st to Feb. 2nd.

British education has come to sweep the education sector in China, as the British Prime Minster Theresa May visited, from Jan. 31st to Feb. 2nd.

 

 

Last Friday, 7 British schools signed cooperative agreements with their Chinese partnerships on the China-UK Business Forum to give a conducive supplement to Chinese education with quality British education resources, with Wycombe Abbey School included.

 

 

Representatives from BE and School on the signing ceremony

 

Wycombe Abbey School is an independent girls' boarding school in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England. The school was founded 122 years ago in 1896, consistently ranked as one of the top schools regionally and nationally in academic results with over one-third of the students admitted in to Oxbridge annually. 
 
On the Forum, Wycombe Abbey declared to establish new schools in Hangzhou, Chengdu and Zhuhai. In the light of its strategic cooperation with BE Education, Wycombe Abbey will introduce its world-class holistic education resources and philosophy to China, and five Wycombe Abbey International Schools will be set up in the Greater China, integrated with the merit of local basic education.
 

 

 

Wycombe Abbey School

 

In September, 2016, Oxford International School, Changzhou, of BE was officially changed to Wycombe Abbey International School, Changzhou, the first school of Wycombe Abbey in China. The School operates as co-educational kindergarten, primary and secondary school, following college system and tutorial system.
 

 

On Jan. 31st, 2018, a ceremony was held marking the start of construction of Wycombe Abbey International School, Hangzhou. William Vanbergen, founder and managing director of BE Education, Sara Brazendale, director of Wycombe Abbey International Schools, Yuan Bo, Wycombe Abbey’s China development director, Jin Huaqin and Jin Ling, representatives of Wycombe Abbey International School, Hangzhou, attended the ceremony.

 

 

Wycombe Abbey International School, Hangzhou, will provide quality, international and diversified bilingual education. Apart from the excellent academic results, the School strives to cultivate children into polite, minded and responsible leaders with innovative thinking, team spirit, and ability to address problems.

 

 

School life

 

With a total investment of RMB 770 million, the school has a 38 acres campus built in accordance with international architecture design scheme and first-class construction standard. 

 

 

Wycombe Abbey International School Changzhou

 

It has rooms for all subjects, computer room, multi-media room, labs, libraries; it is also equipped with basketball court, tennis court, swimming pool, ground track field, dancing room, rowing training room, gym, and other sports facilities. Its houses are characterized by the style of traditional British boarding school. Every college has its own house, and headmaster, tutors and students from the same college will live together, which will make students feel it a home from home.

 

Wycombe Abbey International School, Hangzhou, is expected to be started in 2020.