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Houses

Meet the houses
Blue House crest
Red House crest
Yellow House Crest
Green House Crest
Orange House Crest
The House system

The house system is a traditional feature of schools in England and has been adapted in the United States. The school is divided into subunits called "houses" and each student is allocated to one house at the moment of enrollment. Since this was our first year to participate, we hosted a "house reveal" party at the beginning of the year. The students will remain in the same house for the duration of their time at our school.

Our house names are Swahili words for the virtues we want our students to embrace. Each house is identified by its own symbol, logo, and color.

2019-2020 House Draft
BES Draft logo
Which House will our new teachers and students be drafted into????
1st nine weeks winner... Yellow house
Orange house winners
Yellow House won a trip to Texas Roadhouse Restaurant
First House reveal

At the beginning of the 2018-19 year we hosted a "House Reveal" where students found out which house they would belong to. The students were divided into their groups and then given cupcakes. The inside of the cupcake revealed the color of their house.

Blue House Team
Blue House - Uvumilivu
Red House
Red House - Heshima
Yellow House
Yellow House - Wema
Green House
Green House - Uaminifu
Orange House
Orange House - Huruma