21st July 2016

BESA as a school has not been directly impacted by the recent events in Turkey. All our staff are fine and, whilst we are monitoring the situation closely, we expect to open as planned on 29th August for the 2016-2017 school year.


13th March 2016

BESA would like to express our deepest sympathy to all those affected by last nights terrorist attack in Ankara.  Our sincere condolences to the families who have lost loved ones and we wish a quick recovery for all those who have been injured.


22nd February 2016

Dear All, We are proud to announce that from the 2016-2017 academic year BESA will expand to a Year 9 class. The Board of Governors feel that this is the right step for us in order to bring BESA in line with the end of KS3/MP4 and the Turkish education system as it stands. More... Read more »

Our Condolences

18th February 2016

Dear Community, British Embassy School Ankara would like to express our sincere condolences to all those affected by the terrorist attack that hit Ankara yesterday evening. We as a school are saddened by the needless loss of life and our thoughts are with the families of... Read more »

E-Mail Issues

12th January 2016

Over the weekend BESA experienced a technical glitch with our system which affected our emails. If you sent us an email during this time and have not had confirmation that your email was received we encourage you to resend or to contact us. Thank you

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.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

18th December 2015

BESA wishes all of the community here in Ankara a wonderful Christmas and fantastic 2016!

Winter Olympic Week

18th December 2015

This week the students will be participating in a variety of "Winter Olympic" themed activities.  Snow or no snow, it will be a fun week!


6th November 2015

This Saturday BESA celebrates Bonfire Night with an afternoon of games, food and a bonfire!


19th October 2015

This week BESA is holding our first set of Parent Consultations. These are on Tuesday (starting at 3pm) and Wednesday (starting at 6pm).  We look forward to discussing the progress of your children with you during these meetings.