Bridging the Cultural Gap

Excellence Beyond Classroom Scholarships 2016-2017 Awards Announcement

Ivy International Group is pleased to announce 10 recipients of the 2016-2017 Excellence Beyond Classroom Scholarships. More than 50 applicants entered into the final evaluation. A panel of judges selected 10 winners to fill in the First Place, Second Place, and Third Place Awards based on their g …

Ivy 2017 Spring Orientation Concluded

In January, Ivy International Group hosted “2017 Spring New Students Orientation” in New Jersey. Nearly 40 new students participated in the program. Student support managers from Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New England area, and New York came to deliver separate lectures regardin …

Happy Chinese New Year!

Ivy International Group wishes all our students and your families a prosperous and flamboyant Year of the Rooster! 

Happy New Year!

    Dear School Partners, The month of December was my favorite time of year when I worked in a school. I loved listening to the students practice for their concerts, the class parties, sampling the homemade goodies in the teachers’ room, and the overall anticipation of the holi …

A Thank You Letter from Student

Since the school year began, new students have been experiencing quite a bit of change, and they are making progress both at school and at home. Ran Liu, who is currently a 9th grade student at Friends’ Central School in PA, wrote a “Thank You” letter to express her deep appreciation f …

RPCS New Student Teaches Chinese at Gilman

In October, Helen Cheng, a current 9th grader at Roland Park Country School amazed the school community by teaching Chinese language and culture to Gilman students. Helen spoke to a group of 35 students ages 6 and 7, and her outgoing personality and fluent English had these kids engaged, excited, …

Ivy Students Celebrated Mid-Autumn Festival

“May we live long and share the beauty of the moon together, even if we are hundreds of miles apart,” says the romantic Chinese poem. On September 15, 2016, Chinese people both at home and abroad celebrated the traditional Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as the Moon or lantern festival. Like Th …

Ivy Student Gave Speech at Graduation Ceremony

Eva Wang, a recent graduate at Byrn Mawr School gave a speech at the 2016 graduation ceremony this month. Full of inspiration, her speech was not only telling a personal story, but creating a role model for international students who want to fulfill their dreams with passion. The entire speech is …

Ivy Announced Scholarship Winners

Ivy International Group is pleased to announce the winners of the Excellence Beyond the Classroom Scholarship. This scholarship aims to recognize the efforts of those students who keep outstanding academic records and showcase strong athletic spirit and leadership skills in extra-curricular activ …

How My Host Family Changed My Life!

I know it sounds like a saccharine opening to say that my host family changed my life, but it is true. When I was young, I had the fortunate experience of living in China with my parents, and as a teenager I thought often about going back to that country, even though I’d lost most …