Leader among private schools for 20 years

  • The best External Independent Testing results

    The best External Independent Testing results

    • We are one of the top three schools according to the results of External Independent Testing
    • Unique system of preparation for the tests
    • No need to hire extra tutors for mastering the school subjects
  • Learning English within the Cambridge ESOL framework

    Learning English within the Cambridge ESOL framework

    • Fluent use of English upon graduating from the school
    • All our English teachers have been certified within the Cambridge English Language Assessment framework
    • Students pass Cambridge English exams and receive internationally recognised certificates
  • In-depth study of mathematics

    In-depth study of mathematics

    • 7 to 10 maths lessons weekly
    • Maths is taught in Russian and English
    • Preparation for studying abroad

SCHOOL NEWS

  • (Русский) BoikoTennisSchool в Египте

    аже маленькие первоклашки решились на спортивные каникулы самостоятельно, без родителей. А расписание было по-настоящему взрослое: ранний подъем, пробежка, 2 теннисных тренировки и физическая подготовка. А еще занятия йогой, купание в красочном красном море и бассейне, игры и вечерние прогулки. Компания состояла из 12 спортсменов и двух тренеров: старшего тренера школы Натальи Мордасовой и Павла Гончарова. […]

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  • BOIKO SCHOOL JOINS ‘BIKE DAY’

    Students, parents and teachers of Boiko school participated in the ‘Bike day’ event! How was it? See our photo report!

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  • MUSICAL!!!

    Dear children, parents, graduates, teachers, educators, all Boiko citizens! We invite you to the celebration of the Last Bell holiday! Our children traditionally prepared a musical for you, and this year it is the famous and much-loved story of a boy who didn’t want to grow up – ‘Peter Pan’! We are waiting for you […]

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  • IT’S BETTER TO PLAY HOPSCOTCH!

    Today the students of primary school began their cooperative project “The games of our courtyard”. Together they searched for an alternative to PC games and mobile phones and found it! It turns out that it’s much more fun and interesting to play “hopscotch” and “jump rope”! Now the kids want to teach others these fascinating […]

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  • SUMMER IS NEAR!

    Only 3 weeks are left till the first shift of Boiko Summer Camp begins! Only 3 weeks – and we will dive into the atmosphere that we would want to return to again and again! To games, to creation, to SUMMER! Join us! We’ll go camping together, play sports, have fun and make new friends! […]

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  • RESULTS OF CAMBRIDGE ENGLISH: FIRST

    Finally, we have the results of the ‘Cambridge English: First’ exam! Out of 31 students who took the exam, 25 successfully passed it and got the certificates of reaching the B2 level of English proficiency (Independent user), three people passed the exam at a lower level – B1 (Independent user). Our students Anastasia Malikova (11th […]

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  • OUR TEACHER WAS GIVEN A PRESTIGIOUS AWARD!

    Not only do our students give us reasons to be proud, but also teachers do! For example, our English teacher Oksana Yefimenko is a great poet. She recently received the II prize in the nomination ‘Poetry’ in the literary competition of publisher ‘Smoloskyp’. Competition organised by ‘Smoloskyp’ publishing house is one of the most important […]

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  • MEMORY

    Day of remembrance and reconciliation, as well as Victory Day, is traditionally celebrated with an all-school gathering. Children came, carrying portraits of their relatives who fought in the WW2. They listened to war-time songs, anti-war poems and speeches by students and teachers. After the gathering the children went to their classrooms and shared stories of […]

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  • DO YOU NEED A PLASTIC BAG? – NO, THANKS!

    We are continuing to talk about the projects of our students. ‘A plastic bag is used for 20 minutes and decomposes for 400 years’ – the students of 4th I class were so impressed by this fact that they wanted to do at least something to rectify the situation. They sewed with their own hands […]

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  • PROJECT ‘KHARKIV IS THE BEST CITY ON EARTH’

    We are beginning to publish a series of publications about the projects, which were done by our students this year. The first ones on the list are our 3rd grades. Project of 3rd C grade ‘Kharkiv is the best city on earth’. While preparing for the project, the Kharkiv Anthem performed by the students (the […]

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  • 5-7 GRADES PROJECT PRESENTATIONS

    That’s all! The second stage of the ‘Projects Presentations’ has come to an end! Today, pupils of 5-7 classes presented their work and got their scores. We’ve made some changes in this project session by focussing on creative and practical work, which proved to be a good strategy! In addition to traditional research, there was […]

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  • WOULD-BE GRADUATES’ ASSEMBLY

    On April 25th we held a traditional assembly, dedicated to our would-be graduates. This year, in addition to taking a traditional school-leavers’ oath and listening to traditional greetings by first and fourth grade students, as well as the headmaster, our graduates delivered some very creative and artistic performances and presented a beautiful cake to their […]

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  • FIRST GRADERS ARE PLANTING TREES

    It’s important not only for the kids, but for all of us. This is what all of us should do. And this is turning into our good tradition. Last week our first graders visited a forestry in Manchenki. They discovered a lot about the local environment and how important it is to protect it. After […]

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  • OUR YOUNG ECOLOGISTS ARE THE BEST!

    Our girls, Valentina Kyrychuk and Diana Davydova, 11 – P grade students, became 2nd and, respectively, 1st in the contest of environmental essays. The contest was initiated by the Kharkiv National Polytechnic University, and featured essays by children from all over eastern Ukraine. Congratulations!

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  • GYMNASTICS, SUNBATHING AND COLD SHOWER

    Our youngest students show everyone the way to go about being health-conscious. For three days (and they are set to keep going) while being outdoors they do gymnastics, sunbathe, and take cold water showers! The kids like it a lot. This also attracts the interest of the surrounding folks, some of whom decide to join […]

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  • OUR NEWEST VEHICLE!

    We have a new bus! A real American school bus has arrived to us! And today it already picked up some students and brought them to school!

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  • HAPPY BIRTHDAY, DEAR MR. BOIKO!

    Today is the 65th birthday of our founder, teacher, inspirer, educator, supporter and helper Sergey Boiko! We all congratulate him on this anniversary and wish him good health, talented students and a lot of inspiration!

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  • SUCCESS OF OUR 6TH GRADE STUDENT

    Artem Dogadaylo, a 6th Sh grade student, became the winner of the Oxford Education Group today. His reward was the certificate, which he will use for studying at the British Linguistics Academy for one semester. Artem was given the award by Peter Cribley, the director of the British Linguistics Academy (in the photo with Artem). […]

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  • ATTENTION, MARATHON!

    Dear parents and 11th grade students, Because of the marathon, which will take place on the same day as the Cambridge English: First exam (FCE), we ask you to plan the arrival of your child to the exam venue (Boiko school) earlier. We kindly ask you to familiarise yourselves with the marathon route. For your convenience, […]

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  • PAJAMAS DAY

    Happy April Fools’ Day! On this day most school folks lost their self- consciousness and came to school wearing their pajamas! These photos are proof of that!

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  • COUNSELOR SCHOOL STARTS

    We are looking for young and active young people, who wish to gain invaluable experience of working with children in one of the best camps of Kharkiv! COUNSELOR SCHOOL will be running on Tuesdays (starting from April 5th) at 17.00 in Boiko Private School! After completing this training course you will be able to work […]

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  • CAMBRIDGE ENGLISH KEY (KET) & CAMBRIDGE ENGLISH PRELIMINARY (PET)

    The registration for Cambridge English Key (KET) and Cambridge English Preliminary (PET) exams has begun! It will last until April 10, 2016. To get more information about the registration call +380 50 424 02 03 – Boiko school +380 50 221 52 22 – Boiko Start Up Language Centre

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  • YOUNG LEARNERS ENGLISH TESTS

    Invaluable experience in international exams! Registration for Cambridge English Young Learners English Tests: Starters, Movers, Flyers (for children of 7-12 years old) is now open. Registration will last until April 12 and the exams themselves will be held on 21 May. For any questions, please call +38 050 424 0203

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  • REGISTRATION FOR CAMBRIDGE ENGLISH EXAMS

    Attention! The registration for the Cambridge English Exams: First (FCE) and Advanced (CAE) has begun. Registration lasts till 20th April and the exams themselves are to take place on 4th June. Follow the links to check the prices and register online: link 1, link 2

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  • A GOOD DEED

    Our 2-L grade students decided to combine their school project and a good deed by helping homeless animals. In order to do this, they raised funds and organized a charity fair. Thanks to their efforts they managed to collect a lot of animal food and almost 4,000 UAH. All of this was given to the […]

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  • CONGRATULATIONS, DANIEL!

    Our 10M grade student, Daniel Pervukhin, has been awarded with the scholarship of the Kharkiv City Council ‘Gifted Youth’ programme as the best student of the school! Daniel, you are the Best! 🙂

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  • MASLENITSA!

    Spring! It’s finally spring! Befitting the tradition, we greet it with a celebration! The annual festival of pancakes, dedicated to Maslenitsa, took place today. All of the primary, secondary and high school students dedicated this morning to sharing pancakes with each other. And in the end of the celebration we burned down the scarecrow representing […]

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  • STUDENTS TURNING INTO TEACHERS

    Last week we came up with an unusual experiment. Last Thursday students from 10th – G grade attended the class not as students, but as teachers in 5th -8th grades for the whole day! Our 10th graders, despite the worrying, proved that they are great teachers and had a lot of fun. Here are some […]

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  • POETRY FESTIVAL

    The whole last week in Boiko School was dedicated to beautiful poetry! High school students and teachers read their favourite poems to each other during the poetry festival. Some poems were cheerful, some were sad, some ironic, some lyrical, some written by classical and some by modern authors. The poems were in Ukrainian, Russian and […]

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  • SEMINAR FOR COLLEAGUES

    On 25th February teachers of Boiko Private School conducted seminars entitled ‘Using projects as a way of motivating students’ for their colleagues from other schools. They shared their experience in preparing, conducting and presenting joint student-teacher projects. Social projects about junk food, helping homeless animals and about harm of polyethylene were presented to the teacher […]

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  • VICTORY!

    Grigoriy Pevnev, a student from 9P class, won the regional English Olympiad. This is a good example of what a diligent student who loves learning English may achieve! Congratulations to Grigoriy and his teacher Mr. Boiko!

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  • THE DAY OF SCIENCE IS RETURNING!

    All of us (children and teachers) liked the first DAY OF SCIENCE, which is why we decided to repeat it again this year! In addition to our teachers, guests from Karazin Kharkiv National University, National Automobile and Highway University, Skovoroda Kharkiv National Pedagogical University, as well as experts from the Kharkiv planetarium attended this unusual […]

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  • TRAINING SESSIONS FOR ELEVENTH-GRADERS

    Dear 11th graders! From 18th of February you will have a training called ‘External Independent Testing without problems’. During the training you will learn about all the subtleties of external testing, problems that you could possibly run into and different methods of overcoming them. You will also have separate training sessions in which you will […]

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  • SETTING UP THE RIGHT RULES AND BOUNDARIES WITH YOUR CHILD

    – How do we make a child follow the rules? – Who is the head of your family? – How strict should I be? – What if my child doesn’t listen? You can get the answer to these and many other questions on 12th February at 17:30 in Boiko School! Call +38 095 80 60 […]

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  • CONGRATULATIONS, ILIYA ISHENKO!

    Our 11th grade student Iliya Ishenko took part in the Kharkiv Open Christmas archery tournament and came second in his age category. Congratulations, Iliya! We wish you further success in sports!!!

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  • 2016 STARTS WITH A PROJECT PREPARATION!

    Attention, students of 5th, 6th and 7th grades! Senior grades had successfully defended their projects, and now it’s your turn!!! Hurry up to sign up for the project that you find most interesting! If you wait for too long, then you might not be able to secure a spot on the project that’s just right […]

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  • THE DAY OF POETRY AT BOIKO SCHOOL

    Winter is a wonderful season, with New Year, Christmas and loads of fun! However, we also had some freezing weather, short grey days and quarantine, which is why now everyone wants spring to come as soon as possible! Everyone wants to see the sun, feel the warmth, appreciation, and love! We figured that this could […]

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  • REGISTRATION FOR CAMBRIDGE ENGLISH: FIRST (FCE) IS NOW OPEN

    The registration for the exam Cambridge English: First (FCE) will be held from 1st to 20th of February. The exam itself will be held on 9th of April. For more information call + 38 (050) 424 02 03

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  • HEALTH DAY

    We never break our traditions! Even snowdrifts couldn’t stop us from enjoying this holiday! Today about 30 students, 4 parents, and our headmaster plunged into freezing water. All of them are a great example to others!

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  • A GOOD DAY TO STOP SMOKING

    Today our eleventh-graders organised a colourful and imaginative protest against smoking. They got dressed in costumes, took posters about the benefits of healthy living, and offered parents bringing kids to school to exchange cigarettes for fruit and sweets. ‘Take the first step to a healthy lifestyle: spend a day without cigarettes’ was their motto. Our […]

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  • WRITERS VISIT BOIKO SCHOOL

    Four Kharkiv writers – Mr. Boiko, Mr. Perepelyak, Mr. Romanovskiy and Mr. Voziynov – visited our school on 16th December after they had been invited by Ms. Palyanychka, our Ukrainian teacher. They talked to the students of 6th, 8th, and 10th grades, reading some of their poems, answering questions and signing autographs. This meeting was […]

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  • HOBBIES IN DETENTION

    Turns out that our students in the detention programme (staying at school until all their homework for the following day is done) are not only busy with homework! They also use some of their detention time to cook some mouth-watering treats! Yesterday they made a surprise for their teachers baking a lot of yummy cookies. […]

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  • BOIKO SCHOOL ON NATIONAL TV

    It is not the first time when you can see Boiko School on TV. Our special approach to education has drawn journalists’ attention again and they have made another news report about us! Press here to watch it!

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  • OUR LITTLE WRESTLERS

    Our school section of judo and Sambo continues to please us with their results. In the end of November our little fighters participated in two Ukrainian tournaments. To our satisfaction they showed excellent results. Igor Koroban from the 6th grade took 3rd place and Valentin Timchenko took 5th place (1st place in his age and […]

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  • TO THE LAND OF THE PHARAOHS!

    Our historians are truly tireless! Only a week into the new term we are welcomed by an Egyptian-style performance upon entering the school. Every necessary element was there: the dancers, the mummies and the scribes. During the day the teachers of geography and history conducted a joint lesson and told the students about the way […]

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  • A WEEK OF MATHEMATICS HAS STARTED

    On Sunday, a particularly unusual day, a week of Math began at Boiko school. Math and Math teachers rule, especially during this week! Our students will go on Math-related excursions, visit universities, watch films about the great scientists of the past and present, as well as participate in various competitions and events, flabbergasting everyone with […]

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  • NIKITA RUBCHENKO’S MUSIC SCHOOL

    Nikita Rubchenko’s music school is back to Boiko school! There are many innovations that will ensure the best result. We have individual approach for each student, taking only the best songs as learning aids. If you are unsure of whether you really want to study music, we will provide a musical instrument for free for […]

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  • THE GENEROSITY OF THE UKRAINIAN LAND

    The Days of the Ukrainian culture at Boiko School was ended with a competition of the students’ displays entitled ‘The generosity of the Ukrainian land’. Our school hall turned into a colourful blue and yellow place full of bright autumn colours, flowers, leaves, fruit and vegetables that grow on our fertile soil. Our 11th – […]

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  • ‘LISTEN TO YOUR HEART’ PROJECT OF 2014 – 2015 AND A ‘JEANS STYLE’ GRADUATION PARTY

    A social project of Boiko Private School ‘Listen to your heart’ is aimed at celebrating the school graduation in a non-fancy cheap fashion, and using the money saved to help a children’s hospital. Our graduates of 2014-2015, like their predecessors, chose to participate in the project and exchange the traditional restaurant–evening dress–jacket and tie–posh celebration […]

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  • UKRAINE IN MY HEART

    The whole previous week was dedicated to Ukrainian culture. The children wore traditional Ukrainian costumes, prepared displays of cultural items and studied traditional crafts. Take a look at a photo report about the week of Ukrainian culture ‘Ukraine in my heart’.

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  • ‘CRAFTS OF OUR ANCESTORS’ PROJECT

    Historical re-enactment at Boiko school continues! Our students practised making wicker baskets and weaving, as well as attended a workshop on making Tyrolean pottery.

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  • POLICE AT BOIKO SCHOOL

    On the 15th October our ninth graders were visited by a few police officers of the recently reformed police force. They told the children about the structure of the new police force, their mission, peculiarities of the job and answered the students’ questions. Our students were particularly interested in juvenile crime and in how force […]

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  • THE FRENCH KING’S BALL

    The project ‘XVIII century France: the Age of Kings’ has finally come to its end with the farewell costumed flash-mob called ‘The French King’s Ball’. Under the sounds of medieval minuet, our students dressed in the best traditions of XVIII century came into every class, spreading French history spirit, taking pictures with excited students and […]

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  • A DAY OF INDIANS

    On Saturday, 26th September a Day of Indians, a holiday for both children and their parents, took place at Boiko school. From 10.30 to 15.00 every Boiko citizen could experience what it was like to be a real Indian (Native American). Children, their parents and teachers were divided into two tribes (Red and Blue), which […]

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  • FRENCH CUISINE COOKING CONTEST

    On Friday, 25th September the contest called ‘French cuisine’ took place at our school. All junior and junior high school students cooked French dishes and presented them to the jury. All students, their parents and teachers could also sample these delicacies. A saxophonist, who was invited specifically for the occasion, created a special atmosphere with […]

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  • BOIKO SCHOOL GRADUATES: KSENIA MARCHENKO

    Here is another of our graduates’ success stories. Ksenia Marchenko is an extraordinary person. She works as a flight attendant in one of the best airlines of the world. She travels to all corners of the earth, publishing reports about her travelling on her social network pages. She called these travel reports ‘A blog of […]

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  • FRENCH SOUVENIRS DAY

    On the 23rd September, the month of French culture at Boiko school, a French Souvenirs Day was organised. Our students who have been to this fascinating country brought various things from their visits for the all-school display. The school hall, where the display was held, started to resemble a souvenir shop on Montmartre. A contest […]

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  • A FRENCH KING’S FEAST

    Boiko school witnessed an unusual cooking demonstration during a history lesson. The menu included: fresh fruit canape potatoes a la Provence meat cooked in a French way ‘Morning in Paris’ salad ‘Village life’ salad Yum!

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  • REENACTMENT OF HISTORY

    On the 17th September, a month dedicated to French history and culture ‘France: the Age of Kings’, a costumed reenactment of one of the most important events in the French history – the beheading of King Louis XVI – was performed. Each stage of the performance was commented by our history teacher, Natalia Morozova, so […]

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  • 18TH CENTURY FRANCE: THE AGE OF THE KINGS AT BOIKO SCHOOL

    Today was the start of the project entitled ‘XVIII century France: the Age of Kings’. It started with 10th -11th-grade students dancing a traditional minuet dance. French songs were sung, a guillotine and portraits of the French monarchs were installed in the school hallway. It was a promising beginning, and there is much more ahead!

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  • BOIKO GRADUATES ABROAD

    We are quite used to our school leavers going to study abroad. Some of them, however, deserve special praise! Our ex-student Butch Fam applied to a U.S. college and not only got accepted, but also managed to get a scholarship enabling him to study at the Honors College at Southern Oregon University for free for […]

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  • WORKING ON PROJECTS IS CONTINUED

    Dear Boiko citizens! This year we continue working on various projects. 8-10 grades are to do and present their projects in the first semester. There are also a few new rules that you should know about. 1) Like before, there are projects that the school teachers offer you. Your progress in these projects will be […]

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  • MUSICAL PERFORMANCE PHOTOS

    Please take a look at the wonderful pictures of our ‘Jungle book’ (Maugli) musical. We would specifically like to thank Andrew Khomenko for these state-of-the-art shots!

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  • WELCOME BACK, EVERYONE!

    Dear friends! Our start-of-the-year musical was a great success. We thank everyone for coming and watching our teachers perform in it. Welcome back to school!

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  • CAE (Cambridge English: Advanced) results

    The results of the CAE (Cambridge English: Advanced), that took place in our examination centre, are now available. Out of 14 candidates 21.43 per cent were awarded grade A (C2 level according to the CEFR classification); 35.71 per cent got grade B (level C1); 7.14 per cent got grade C (level C1); 28.57 per cent […]

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  • Boiko Camp is waiting for you!

    Hooray! At last the tickets to all 2015 sessions at Boiko Camp are available! Here is the list of themed sessions and their dates: Session 1: ‘Boiko Pictures presents…’ – English session, 3.06 – 16.06 Session 2: ‘Time machine’ English session, 19.06 – 02.07 Session 3: ‘Following in Robinson’s footsteps’ – English session, 5.07 – […]

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  • FCE (Cambridge English: First) results

    In March our students took the FCE exam (Cambridge English: First). Out of 49 candidates, there were 30 Boiko school eleventh graders and one ninth grader. Recently we got the exam results. Grade A was awarded to two students: Alex Cherepanov (11 S grade) and Yara Al Otti (9 M). It is worth mentioning that […]

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  • They fly to Dnieper and beyond

    The first of April is not only the day of laughter, it is also the day of birds! Since April 1st our students have been working on a creative educational project called ‘Rare birds’. Each grade got a rare bird (included in the IUCN Red List or in the Red List of Ukraine) to research […]

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  • Daddy, mummy, sis and I do lots of sports, we try and try

    On Friday, April 3rd students of 5th grades and their parents took part in the traditional event entitled ‘A Sporty Family’. Boiko school families started with warming-up and then competed in difficult and interesting relay races, which were followed by a friendly game of pioneerball. Our students’ fathers, however, seemingly didn’t get enough and challenged […]

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  • THE FIRST EXAMS AT BOIKO START UP

    In March our new exam centre Boiko Start Up hosted the first exam session. The employees of a large IT company were tested first, and soon afterwards Cambridge English: Business Preliminary (level B1) and Cambridge English: Business Vantage (level B2) exams were administered at the centre. Some of the candidates prepared for their exams at […]

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  • Technology saves lives

    Students of Boiko School are not the only ones to save lives. Some of our teachers also take part in this noble project. During the last month our robot technology teachers provided technical support to our city’s neurosurgeons. The end task was to make a titanium plate that would cover the damaged areas of a […]

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  • Celebrating ‘Women’s Day’ at our Family Centre!

    During the ‘Women’s Day’ weekend, the ‘Our Children’ Family Centre celebrated the coming of spring and congratulated our marvellous mothers at the event called ‘A bouquet for the mother’. We gave our dearest mums lasting impressions, a whole lot of optimism and good mood!

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  • Hooray! Another victory!

    Boiko school is justly proud of one more outstanding student! Recently an 8-K grade student Nazar Pivovar has become the winner of the regional Chemistry competition! Great job, Nazar! We wish you luck and success in the upcoming national tournament!

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  • My mum’s the best!

    This is the slogan of a week-long photo exhibition that had taken place in primary school. Each class prepared a display with photographs of students and their mothers. Under each photograph there was some information about what our primary students like doing together with their mothers. This exhibition was a gift from our young students […]

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  • Young golf players return with victory!

    4th grade students Artyom Nakonechniy, Denis Nakonechniy, Vlad Kushnarenko, and Dmitriy Babaskin won the children’s golf qualifying tournament and will take part in the semi-final of Kharkiv Golf Winter Cup! Congratulations to our young sportsmen! Well done!

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  • Happy Women’s Day!

    All Boiko School men congratulate all Boiko School mothers, grandmothers, female teachers, female students and graduates with this spring holiday! We wish you to stay beautiful and brighten up our daily lives!

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  • Cinema Week

    ‘Cinema Week’ lasted from the 13th to the 20th of February. During this week several lessons were dedicated to watching cinematic masterpieces. The movies were selected on the basis of lessons taught in them. ‘Good’ movies appeal to the best in us, offering lessons in wisdom, kindness, and compassion. The children watched ‘Hachi: A Dog’s […]

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  • Casting for the jubilee musical has begun

    This week a creative team, led by the producer Aleksey Nastachenko, began selecting candidates for the main roles in the annual Boiko musical. The jury was strict but fair. The producer, choreographers and playwrights evaluated the vocal, artistic and dancing abilities of the 11th-graders. This year the Final Bell Day is an anniversary: for the […]

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  • The ‘Projects’ have been defended

    On Thursday, 12th February, the students from grades 8, 9 and 10 defended their Projects. The speakers presented their scientific studies before a panel of judges and their classmates. Topics ranged from the peculiarities of French cooking to influence of computer games on doing well at school, and from beatbox history to new kinds of […]

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  • Science Day at Boiko School

    Yesterday ‘A Day of Science’ was held at Boiko School. Instead of the usual lessons, the children from 4-11 grades were offered a choice of more than 20 interesting lectures on physics, chemistry, mathematics, astronomy, IT, history, archaeology, psychology, geography, Ukrainian, English, Italian and drama. The lectures were delivered not only by Boiko School teachers, […]

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  • Would-be graduates visit Cardiac Centre

    This year’s Boiko School would-be graduates visited the Cardiac Centre of the Kharkiv Institute of General and Emergency Surgery within the ‘Listen to Your Heart’ programme. The children met the surgeons of the centre and watched them work. The ‘Listen to Your Heart’ programme is a charity initiative of Boiko School. The idea of the […]

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  • Sunday Math Time at Kharkiv National University

    On Sunday, February 8th from 10.00 to 13.00 all students of grades 4 – 6 are invited to Karazin Khakiv National University to take part in the ‘Sunday Math School’ (weekend extra mathematics classes) out-of-the-school session. This time you will have the possibility to rack your brain solving the problems of the previous years’ ‘Kangaroo’ […]

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  • Ukraine – Germany: ‘A Dialogue of Cultures’

    Last week 7th and 8th grade students started out on the first stage of preparing a joint Ukrainian-German project entitled ‘A Dialogue of Cultures’. ‘My city’ and ‘My school’ mini projects were presented. The children could choose the format of the presentations themselves. As a result the participants prepared several videos, posters, and presentations about […]

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  • Skiing at PE lessons

    Winter time favoured us with actual snow and truly wintry weather, so we decided to bring some variety to the school PE lessons. As a result, our PE lessons turned into skiing trips in the nearby forest park. Many students applauded this idea, and we see the numbers of skiing lovers grow day by day!

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  • Skiing in the Carpathian mountains

    In line with the old tradition, during the winter holiday a group of 8 – 11 grade students and teachers, headed by Mr. Pogrebelniy, went to the Carpathian mountains, one of the most beautiful parts of Ukraine. This was a week of mountains, snow and excellent skiing, combined with funny adventures and unbelievable emotions! A […]

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  • ‘Projects’ are fun!

    What are ‘School Projects’? Are they simply some extra tasks that the teachers came up with in order to occupy the students whose workload is fairly high anyway? It is, in fact, an attempt to show the kids that every field of science is much wider than it is studied at school. It is an […]

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  • 3D modelling in nursery school

    There are many classes for all tastes in our nursery school. This year we have added 3D modelling to the list. Even though it sounds serious, the work is fun. Children’s creativity sometimes produces real masterpieces. So, what is 3D modelling in nursery school? It is, plain and simple, crafting 3D models. It is even […]

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  • Teachers’ Day

    This year the primary school students decided to congratulate their teachers on their professional holiday in an unusual way. Each class prepared their own class dance for their teacher. First graders also complimented their dancing with colourful costumes. Teachers were not observers, but active participants of the show, as every spectator was offered to repeat […]

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  • The Day of the Egg and ‘Our family’s top dish’

    Some of us like cooking almost as much as we love studying! That’s why the first term witnessed not one, but two cooking shows. 1 – 4 grade students amazed everyone with egg dishes. No one suspected how far the little kids’ imagination would bring them! Scenes from a safari, fairytale characters, and even real […]

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