Issue 19: December 16th, 2022

Upcoming Accreditation BAIS is dual accredited through the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). What that means is that BAIS meets certain criteria of excellence that allows colleges and universities around the world to recognize our diplomas. Accreditation is an ongoing process as we assess, plan […]

Issue 18: December 9th, 2022

Issue 18: December 9th, 2022 Change in Drop-Off Procedures Dear BAIS Family,  I wanted to let you know that we will be making a change to our drop-off procedures in the morning. In order to try to speed our drop off process up, we will allow for students to enter any entrance to the building. […]

Issue 17: December 2nd, 2022

Issue 17: December 2, 2022 Thank You for Giving! Previous Next On Monday, Ibu Gledya and Pak Fajar spent a couple hours traveling to Cianjur to drop off the aid that our community was able to generously give. They met with the Department of Education and in the end we were able to provide over […]

Issue 16: November 24th, 2022

Issue 16: November 24th, 2022 From the Director The earthquake on Monday and the chaos that has ensued has been a terrible tragedy. My heart goes out to the parents who have lost children, the children who have lost siblings or parents, those who have lost friends. Entire livelihoods, homes, and years of savings were […]

Issue 15: November 18, 2022

From the Director “WHAT?” This was the response I was able to recently witness from a student who had just understood a particularly difficult concept in a math class. The teacher and the class had spent the period collaboratively exploring a new concept by looking at graphs and trying to discover the relationship between the […]

Issue 14: November 11, 2022

Issue 14: November 11th, 2022 From the Director Dear BAIS Family,  I want to just take a moment and update you on where we are at with some of the projects going on at school.  TK Playground The playground equipment for our new TK playground is here! We are currently in the final stages of […]

Issue 13: November 3, 2022

Issue 13: November 3rd, 2022 A Note from the Counselor Hello BAIS parents!  I just wanted to send a little recommendation – I have recently discovered this organization called “Axis” and have signed up for their weekly “culture translator” emails.  They are full of insightful information on parenting in the world today, and provide a […]

Issue 12: October 28, 2022

Issue 12: October 28, 2022 Registrar for SAT Saturday, December 3, 2022 is the final ‘paper’ SAT exam. After that it goes digital. If your student would like to register for the SAT, they will need to log into their College Board account at This is where students will select their testing site and […]

Issue 11: October 21, 2022​

Issue 11: October 21, 2022 Hello BAIS Community, I trust that last week was a good time of rest and relaxation with your family. Today I want to talk about testing with you. To be honest, as a student this was something that I truly dreaded, I was great at projects and papers, but to […]