School News

Confluence of Languages

SYA gathered over 30 teachers and educational leaders representing more than five different first languages to chart SYA's future.

Power of Place

President Tom Hassan reflects on the observance of the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings, a visit to Paris and the Notre-Dame Cathedral, and a gathering of over 30 teachers and educational leaders in Viterbo, Italy.

Premiere: The Long Run

Follow SYA France's Séverine Bordeau as she trains and competes in the 2019 Boston Marathon.

Each year, Campus Reporters at each of our schools portray life at SYA.
These students represent their SYA schools by writing blog posts, capturing photos and shooting videos of their school and home life, co-curriculars, educational trips, and their host country. Read some of their stories below, and keep checking back for new posts!

Severine Bordeau

SYAers around the world followed Séverine's progress as she ran through famous sections of the race, feeling the adrenaline of each mile marker.

Power of Place

President Tom Hassan reflects on the observance of the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings, a visit to Paris and the Notre-Dame Cathedral, and a gathering of over 30 teachers and educational leaders in Viterbo, Italy.

Confluence of Languages

SYA gathered over 30 teachers and educational leaders representing more than five different first languages to chart SYA's future.

Welcoming Trustees: 2019

SYA is pleased to announce the addition of three new trustees to its governing body: Julian Fu CN’06, Jackie Little FR’81 IT’16P and Amb. David McKean FR’74 FR’11P.

SYA China Rewind

For his final video, Sam K. looks back at all the memories he and his friends made in China.

Premiere: The Long Run

Follow SYA France's Séverine Bordeau as she trains and competes in the 2019 Boston Marathon.

It's Just the Beginning

Stella M. summarizes her time in France in her final blog and thanks her Rennes community for an incredible year.

Many Thanks

For her last blog, Ella thanks everyone and everything that has made her year in Rennes special.

A Stretched Mind

Eleanor L. reflects on the nine months spent in Spain and how she has changed.

Student Photo Contest

Students across all four of our campuses submitted photos to our end-of-year photo contest, and SYA faculty and staff voted to select the contest winners. 

Trip to Marseille

Harrison W. writes about his recent class trip to the south of France.

Springing Into Capstones

No single class or activity captures the SYA experience quite like the capstone project. Not only does it provide students an opportunity to put their evolving skills to the test, it also gives them a chance to dive into a single topic that captures their imagination and interest.

May 16 Launch!

The United Nations headquarters will provide a grand backdrop for the launch of SYA’s first-ever comprehensive capital campaign, The Campaign for SYA, on Thursday, May 16.