Graduation Blog 7th July 2017

On Friday we said goodbye to 6 wonderful students.

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Danielle, from Brazil, graduates from Ellie and Claudia’s advanced class.  Ellie and Claudia said how lovely it has been to have her in class! She has such a lively and positive attitude and she was a pleasure to teach. Danielle’s English has improved in all areas. Well done! I am sure you enjoyed your time here in Byron Bay and we wish you all the very best for your future.

Pedro, from Brazil, also graduates from Ellie and Claudia’s advanced class. Pedro joined us from Brisbane 5 weeks ago. Ellie and Claudia said how his calm and positive attitude made him a pleasure to have in class. He has been a very conscientious student and has a truly impressive grasp of English.  He leaves us with an outstanding level of English and for this he should be very proud. Congratulations Pedro!

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Gabriel, from Brazil, has been with us since January. He studied in Paul’s FCE class and received fantastic results in his Cambridge exams. He graduates from Ellie and Claudia’s Advanced class. All his contributions to class discussions have been greatly appreciated. It has been wonderful getting to know you and you will be truly missed by everyone here at Lexis. He is not venturing too far though, staying in Byron Bay to work and surf. Congratulations Gabriel; it has been a pleasure!

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Louis, from France, graduates from Josie’s Upper Intermediate class after a spending a magical week in Byron learning English an surfing on our TAP program. Josie described how he was keen to learn, participated well and had a great attitude. She only wished she he could have stayed longer. We hope to see you back in Byron again before long Louis!

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Elena, from Spain, graduated from Josie’s Upper Intermediate class, having been with us for a wonderful 24 weeks. She left us for a 2 week stint in the Sunshine Coast and though she enjoyed the experience she just couldn’t wait to come back to Byron. She has made fantastic progress, moving from Pre Intermediate to Upper Intermediate. Now she leaves us to explore Bali and the Philippines. She has become part of the furniture here at Lexis and we are terribly sad to see her go. Good luck with everything Elena!

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Felipe, from Brazil, graduates from Paul’s Intermediate class. Felipe has been with us for 16 weeks, in which time he has been a fantastic student and classmate, always showing interest in getting to know others and and at the same time practising his English. His English has improved a great deal in the last 16 weeks, especially his speaking ability. We hope you have enjoyed your time at Lexis English and wish you all the best in the future!

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

 

 

News Starters! 26th June

Today Lexis Byron Bay welcomes 8 new starters!

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Renata, from Brazil, has come to Byron to enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of our lovely Beach town. Living in the bustling city of São Paulo she decided to escape and enjoy the quiet and relaxed lifestyle of Byron Bay. She studied advertising at university and has since pursued a career in it – she hopes that becoming completely fluent in English will boost her career even more.

Silvia, also from Brazil, has come to Byron to enjoy the Australian culture and to rest and relax. She left Brazil to explore the world and has traveled through Asia, starting in Thailand and ending in Bali, having explored the Island on a motorbike.

Gregory, from Paris, decided to come travelling in Australia and New Zealand to improve his English for his career. While he is here he is keen to explore Australia and see some of its many beautiful sights like the Whitsunday Islands.

Victor, from Mauritius joins us for the second time at Lexis Byron Bay, having studied and surfed here for 2 weeks last year. He returns to Byron as he thinks immersing himself in the English language is the best way to learn – that and he is a little obsessed with surfing!

Yanis, also from Mauritius, did not come to Byron for the beach or the sunshine, as they also get plenty of this in their home. He came to Byron to improve his English but most importantly to surf. He would like to continue to travel after he finishes his studies and his is considering going to University in Singapore!

Pierre, from Belgium, was told by his friend that Australia was amazing, and he wanted to come to see it for himself. Pierre had to postpone his trip to Byron, so he has been looking forward to coming here for a long time! He is glad to finally be here to surf and improve his English.

Nozomi, from Japan, has come to Byron to enjoy the chilled lifestyle and the beautiful beaches. She likes to surf and listen to music and she is excited to meet people of various nationalities and learn about other cultures.

We are also delighted to welcome back Desiree, from Spain, after a short break from school.

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing or Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

New Starters! 13th June

Welcome to our three new starters at Lexis Byron Bay today!

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Karin, from Japan, is looking forward to meeting people from all different countries and speaking English with them. She has always wanted to visit Australia as this is where her parents got married and she’s heard great things about this beautiful country! She worked in a hospital as a cook in Japan and her favourite hobby is fishing.

Danielle, from Brazil, joins us from Lexis Brisbane. She will be studying with us in Byron for 3 weeks and looking to work during this time so she has more money to enjoy Australia with!

Tae, from Korea, is also really excited to be here in Australia! He is wanting to improve his English so he’s able to make friends with people from various nationalities. His hobbies include cooking and playing the drums!

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing or Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

 

 

New Starters! 22nd May

Welcome to our three new starters joining us at Lexis Byron Bay today!

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Wahei, from Japan, enjoys surfing, snowboarding, swimming and diving! He is looking forward to surfing everyday whilst in Byron and then travelling around this beautiful country!

Kumiko, from Japan, enjoys spending time with family and friends and doing yoga! She chose to study here as she wanted to improve her English in a hot and beautiful part of the world!

Joel, from France, enjoys kite-surfing, surfing and travelling! He is an IT engineer and his favourite part of his job is helping and training IT project leaders to build and support new services for customers. He is looking forward to improving his level of English whilst in Byron Bay!

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing and Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

New Starters! 10th April

Welcome to our three new students joining us at Lexis Byron Bay today!

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Felipe is from Chile. He first came to Australia last July to study English for 5 months, he then took a break to travel parts of Asia, and is now back studying English with us here at Lexis! He is an engineer in Chile but works here as a carer. He wants to improve his English to help him on his travels, which he plans to do more of when he’s finished his course in Byron!

Gustavo is from Brazil. He enjoys sports including surfing and running. He is very interested in permaculture and would like to learn more about this whilst he is in Byron Bay. He’s looking forward to learning more about Australia’s culture, meeting new people, improving his English and visiting other cities whilst he’s here!

Elena is from Switzerland. She loves horse-riding and spends a lot of her free time with her horse. She wants to improve her English for when she goes travelling, she feels it’s important as she’ll then be able to communicate with people from lots of different countries. She chose to study in Australia as it has always been her dream to visit here, and what better place than Byron Bay!

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing or Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

New Starters! 27th March

Welcome to our six new starters joining us at Lexis Byron Bay this week!

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Maika is from Japan. She has just completed 6 months of studying at Lexis Perth. She had a great time there but felt it was time to move on and see another part of Australia, so she will now be here studying with us in Byron Bay for 2 months!

Celine is from Belgium. She has just spent the last 4 months travelling Australia and will now study at Lexis for 12 weeks. She chose to study in Byron Bay as she visited here last year and loved it! She wants to improve her English so she can work abroad and communicate with people from many different countries.

Manuela is from Brazil. She enjoys traveling, surfing and photography. She studied Geology at University and worked as a scientific researcher in Brazil. She has just been traveling around Europe and Nepal during their winter so decided to study in Australia for the warmer weather!

Clara is from Brazil. She has recently moved to Byron Bay with her husband, Rodrigo, who also joins us today! They are very excited to start a new life in Australia and decided to study at Lexis to improve their English and make new friends. Clara is an architect and plans to do a post graduation in Permaculture once she feels more confident with her English!

Rodrigo is also from Brazil but comes from Italian descendant. He enjoys outdoor activities such as football, surfing, yoga and trekking. He graduated as a civil engineer and owns his own construction company. As well as this he also graduated in chef cuisine and owns a successful Japanese restaurant! He is wanting to improve his English so he and his wife Clara can start a new life here!

Juan is from Chile. He’s a qualified mechanic and works for Audi. He enjoys playing football and would like to learn to surf while he’s here in Byron Bay. He chose to come to Australia to improve his English and learn about the Australian culture!

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing or Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

New Starters! 20th March

Welcome to our nine new starters joining us at Lexis Byron Bay this week!

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Cindy is from Switzerland. She enjoys enjoys spending time with her family and friends, swimming and surfing. She works as a teacher in a daycare centre back home, which she loves! She wants to improve her English so she’ll be able to communicate with people from all over the world!

Fabienne is from Switzerland, the German part. She is in love with horses and goes riding three to four times a week. She also enjoys seeing her friends, fitness and travelling. She chose to study English in Australia because of her love for the sea and nature, and also because she knows it will be a great place to meet new people!

Lena is from Switzerland. She is interested in art fashion and people. She also loves to dance, listen to music and go out with her friends.  Last year she graduated from Gymnasium Munchenstein and is unsure whether she’ll study fashion art or psychology when she returns. She chose to study in Australia because of the friendly people and the beautiful nature!

Ella is from Switzerland, the German part. In her free-time she enjoys meeting her friends, skiing, swimming and going to the gym. She chose to study in Byron Bay as she’ll be able to learn to surf as well as improve her English!

Julio is from Brazil. He loves long-boarding and soccer. At home he is studying to be an environmental engineer. He  chose to come to Australia to study English to take a break from university and enjoy the beautiful beaches and weather!

Takayuki is from Japan. He enjoys drawing Japanese pictures, cooking and reading. He is  studying Philosophy in Kyoto. He wants to improve his English so he is able to communicate with people from many nationalities!

Felipe is from Brazil. He enjoys going to bars with his friends, partying and watching sports. He also enjoys going to the beach and travelling, so coming to Byron Bay was the perfect place for him to study English! In Brazil he is studying Dentistry and Administration. He chose to come to Australia to meet people from  many different countries!

Karen is from Switzerland. She is a commercial employee in a garage, where she writes the letters, does the invoices and answers the phone. She wants to study English as it’s very important for her job as a lot of the customers speak English!

Melvin is from Switzerland. His parents are both Italian but they all speak French to each other. He decided to come to Australia to do an English course so he can then get a good job using it when he returns to Switzerland. He’s really liking Byron Bay so far and is sure he’ll have a great time here!

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.