End of 2022-23 School Year Message
Dr. Blair Lee,
Principal, Branksome Hall Asia
Dear Branksome Hall Asia Parents,
As we approach the conclusion of the academic year, I want to express my gratitude and appreciation for the partnership we have forged together. It has been a rewarding inaugural year for me as the Principal of Branksome Hall Asia. Your trust and confidence have been invaluable, and I am honored to work alongside you in shaping the future of your children. I want to acknowledge the sacrifices you have made and the dedication you have shown in prioritizing your child's education. From the bottom of my heart, thank you.
As I reflect on the past year, I am struck by the unparalleled advancements we have witnessed in Artificial Intelligence and technology. We find ourselves at the intersection of human intelligence and technological progress. It is here, in this unique space, that an IB education stands at the forefront, leading the way in preparing students for a future that demands not only academic excellence but also critical thinking, creativity, and adaptability. In this rapidly evolving world, education plays a critical role in shaping the future of our children.
At Branksome Hall Asia, we are committed to nurturing and fostering Human Intelligence in our students. We firmly believe that education goes beyond the mere acquisition of knowledge. Our vision extends far beyond traditional learning as we strive to cultivate essential skills, values, and character traits that will empower our students to navigate a complex, interconnected, and dynamic global society.
Through the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum, our dedicated team of educators has passionately nurtured a love for learning and a thirst for knowledge within our students. We are proud of the remarkable growth we have witnessed in their academic achievements, as well as their personal and social development. They have not only acquired knowledge but have also developed invaluable qualities such as empathy, leadership, character, and resilience. These traits have transformed them into well-rounded individuals, fully equipped to embrace the challenges and seize the opportunities that await them in the 21st century.
None of these achievements would have been possible without the unwavering support and collaboration of our incredible parent community. Your commitment to your child's education, active participation in school activities, and constant encouragement have been instrumental in their growth and success. Your partnership with our teachers and staff has created a nurturing and enriching environment where our students can truly thrive. Together, we have fostered a profound sense of belonging and community that lies at the very core of Branksome Hall Asia's ethos.
I would also like to acknowledge the dedication and hard work demonstrated by our school staff and faculty. Their commitment to providing a transformative educational experience has been pivotal in shaping the lives of our students. Their passion, expertise, and tireless efforts have made a profound impact, enabling our students to reach their fullest potential. To all the teachers and staff at Branksome Hall Asia, thank you for going above and beyond to create an exceptional learning environment.
As we look ahead, I hope that the upcoming summer offers you and your family a well-deserved period of rest, rejuvenation, and quality time together. May it be filled with joy, laughter, and unforgettable moments that forge lasting bonds within your family. I look forward to continuing this educational journey with you, as we strive to provide the most enriching academic experience for our students.
With warm regards,
Blair Lee, Ed. D.
Principal, Branksome Hall Asia