School News

Premiere: The Long Run

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

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. 

A Stretched Mind

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

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.

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!

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. 

Teacher and Translator

Raised by a consummate francophone, Sam Bloom FR’83 was destined to pursue French. His first year at the Taft School (CT) nurtured his intellectual curiosity in French language and culture, and when presented with an opportunity to attend SYA France as a junior, Sam was all in.

Will Travel for Wine

Six years ago, a friend invited Wanda Mann ES’89 to lunch with a prominent winemaker from Argentina. “It was the first time that I sat across the table from a winemaker and learned about their process and passion,” she said.

Les Vacances de Paques

Stella M. lists her favorites experiences while traveling with her class on spring break.