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A Thank You From COBIS

4th January 2016

Last term, BESA hosted a fantastic EYFS conference.  COBIS have formally thanked us for our efforts in organising, what was, a well received, stimulating and exciting event. You can read the letter by clicking HERE.


12th October 2015

British Embassy School Ankara would like to express our most sincere condolences to all those affected by the recent terrorist attack. Though BESA is running as normal, we are saddened by the terrible loss of life and hope for a quick recovery of those who have been injured.


3rd September 2015

British Embassy School Ankara is proud to be hosting the COBIS EYFS Conference. If your school or staff members are interested in registering for this fantastic event then please follow the below link:  


3rd September 2015

Dear Parents, We would like to take the opportunity to welcome you to BESA, or indeed welcome you back to BESA if you are a returning family. At the beginning of the year we traditionally hold a class information evening with your new class teacher. These evenings provide... Read more »


2nd October 2014

Dear Parents, Please be advised that we are continuing to experience email problems.  If you wish to contact the school, please use the telephone to make sure that we receive your message. Thank you for your patience and we hope our email issues will be solved soon.  


23rd June 2014

Dear Parents, On Wednesday our youngest students in EYFS and KS1 will take part in sports day - between 9am - 11am. On Thursday our older students in KS2 and 3 will participate in their sports day, again from 9am.


23rd June 2014

On Wednesday evening at 7pm, be prepared to be amazed by the story of SEHEHERAZADE!  (Year 6 to 8 parents event).

KS3 Residential

2nd October 2013

Last week students from KS3 took part in a short residential to Gordion and Eskisehir.  The students had a great time and a huge amount of learning took place in relation to the IMYC topics of Discovery and Tradition.  The students explored the excavation... Read more »

The Sound of Trumpets

24th September 2013

At BESA it has been the aim to encourage musical participation through the learning of an instrument.  It is now the case that every student in BESA from Year 1 to Year 8 has the opportunity to learn a musical instrument. The final piece of the puzzle has been the... Read more »

BESA Staff Fire Extinguisher Training

24th September 2013

Every year all the staff of the school take part in fire extinguisher training.  This is an important aspect of BESA's Health & Safety Policy.