Spring Photo Essay

From independent travel to capstone experiences, spring is an exciting time to be a student at SYA. With just over a month left, our students are making the most of their time abroad. 

Yuanyang Rice Terraces, Yunnan, China

L’Albufera de Valencia, Spain

Marseille, France

Kayaking near Marseille, France

Visiting an apiary near Huesca, Spain

 Abbaye de Montmajour, Arles, France

Outdoor market in Turin, Italy


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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.