Graduating Students! November 22nd

Congratulations and farewell to 8 students graduating from Lexis Byron Bay this week.

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Martin from Spain is graduating from Kristy’s Upper-Intermediate class. It’s been such a pleasure to teach you in class. Your spoken English is natural and perfect for everyday conversation, as well as for use in a work environment or further study in English. All the best with your future travel plans.

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Leslie from Switzerland is graduating from Claudia’s Upper-Intermediate class. You are a very motivated student and you have a strong foundation of the English language. You should be proud of yourself because you have improved your English a lot since you first started at Lexis. We wish you all the best with your future.

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Daichi from Japan is graduating from Pru’s Pre-Intermediate class. You’ve improved in all areas of English: speaking, listening, reading, writing, and grammar. You can be easily understood by native speakers and I think your level is good for travelling. In such a short time you’ve improved a lot. Enjoy the Gold Coast!

Baptiste from Switzerland is also graduating from Pru’s Pre-Intermediate class. You’re a confident speaker and your listening skills are strong. Keep working on your vocabulary and grammar. Enjoy your travels here in Australia and we hope to see you in the future.

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Amélie from France is graduating from Michelle’s Pre-Intermediate class. You’ve got a great personality and we have loved getting to know your creative side. You’ve become so much more confident when you speak and your grammar, listening, and writing have especially improved. All the best for your future!

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Sina from Switzerland is graduating from Michelle’s Pre-Intermediate class. You’ve improved in all areas of English: speaking, listening, reading, writing, and grammar. You can be easily understood by native speakers and I think your level is good for travelling. In such a short time you’ve improved a lot. We hope you enjoy Sydney!

Lisa from France is also graduating from Michelle’s Pre-Intermediate class. You have improved since being here. Continue to practice your new language with your friends and enjoy using it. All the best for your future.

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Julia from Switzerland is graduating from Elizabeth and Mel’s Intermediate class. You have such a lovely personality and we love your positive attitude. You have worked hard in the class and all your efforts have paid off. You are graduating with a grade ‘A’ – Congratulations. We will miss you!

 

 

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.

Next Week’s Activities at Lexis Byron Bay! Starting November 25th

PLEASE REMEMBER TO SIGN UP FOR THE WEEKLY ACTIVITIES AT RECEPTION!!!

Monday – Early morning Yoga with Jimmy. This is a lovely start to the day and the week. This starts at 7:45am in room 8. All you need is a towel and some water.

TuesdayCoffee Club. This is an activity where you can meet new students or come along to enjoy tea, coffee, and a chat. We usually play Jenga or Uno while enjoying a TimTam or two. Remember this is a great way to practice your English!

Wednesday – Early morning Meditation with Kristy. This is a guided half-hour meditation which starts at 8am in room 8. Anyone can join, just bring yourself.

WednesdayTie Dying at 11:30am and 2pm downstairs in the student lounge. Bring your old t-shirts or anything you want to re-vamp. We supply the dyes and we also have t-shirts you can buy for $3.

Thursday – It’s time for you to have a go at one of Australia’s all-time favourite sports… Cricket! It’s a friendly game with two teams. One side bats and the other team fields. Hope to see everyone there!!!

Friday End of Cambridge Sausage Sizzle. We celebrate the graduating Cambridge students with a sausage sizzle. Everyone is welcome to come and try another Aussie favourite… The BBQed snag!

 

 

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.

October 2019 in Photos!

What a great month October was at Lexis English Byron Bay!

Take a look at all the fun we had with our afternoon activities, student nights and weekend trips!

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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.

Wednesday Afternoon Boomerang Painting! November 20th

Wednesday’s afternoon activity was Boomerang Painting! On such a warm day, we decided to sit outside in the student common area.

We had plenty of paints, brushes, and Aboriginal diagrams to work with and of course,  wooden boomerangs.

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We discussed each Aboriginal symbol and it’s meaning as well as working out which colours were most effective.

Beautiful work ladies!

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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.

Certificate III in Business… New Students! November 18th

A very warm welcome to five new students studying Certificate III in Business.

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All students will study for 30 weeks at our Byron Bay campus. It’s a great time of year to be studying and living in Byron Bay.

Aki is from Japan.

Solomon is from England

 Selena is from Italy.

Cristina is from Spain

Giovana is from Brazil.

The course is suitable for both native and non-native speakers and is CRICOS registered, which means that student visa applicants are welcomed.

It is designed for trainees who are seeking to gain an understanding of business fundamentals and who may be interested in gaining employment at a mid-level administrative or customer service role.

It is taught wholly in English, thus providing the opportunity for ex-Lexis students to continue to develop their knowledge and application of the language, while also learning some highly valuable business skills and vocabulary.

 

 

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.

Graduating Students! November 15th

Well done to everyone who is graduating from Lexis English Byron Bay today!

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Julia from Brazil is graduating from Claudia’s IELTS class. Julia, you have improved your English skills a lot during your time here at Lexis. You can express yourself with great eloquence and you made progress by improving your grammar. We wish you all the best with your future.

Robert from Switzerland is also graduating from Claudia’s IELTS class. We have loved having you in class! Your command of the English language is excellent and across all skill areas, you have shown yourself to be very competent. You have made such a valuable contribution to the lessons and your willingness to participate in all activities has been wonderful. Wishing you all the best for your future plans.

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Hayaki (Jonny) from Japan is graduating from Mel and Elizabeth’s class. You have been a joy to have in the classroom, with so much enthusiasm and positive energy. You should be proud of yourself, graduating with a grade A, Congratulations! We will miss you so much!

Inmaculada from Spain is graduating from Paul’s Intermediate class. We hope you enjoyed your time here in Australia. It was a shame you have been unwell. Good luck in the future!

 

 

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! November 4th

A big hello and welcome to all new students starting at Lexis Byron Bay this week!

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Arianna is from Italy. She came to Australia 18 months ago to fulfill a career in environmentalism and during that time she has studied sustainable operations. Arianna works in Byron as a professional cleaner, pet sitter, and gardener. She will hope to study conservation and land management. She is studying English to improve her self confidence.

Catarina is from Brazil. She has transferred from the Lexis Noosa campus and will spend the next 4 weeks with us in Byron.

Rony is from Switzerland. He loves mountain biking, driving, and took up surfing earlier this year with the hope to better his skills while in Australia. Rony works as an engineer in Switzerland and will possibly study electrical engineering when he returns home. He is here to improve his English so he can communicate fluently. He will travel through Australia and New Zealand after studying in Byron.

Titouan is from France but he lives in Geneva in Switzerland where he enjoys the mountains, forests, and lakes. He also spends his spare time with friends and listening to music. Over the summer he worked in a hospital so he could save to come to Australia where, he would like to better his English skills.

Celine is from Switzerland. She loves art, painting, and yoga. when she is on holiday she really enjoys surfing. Celine plans to study next September for 3 years so she can become a primary school teacher. She is in Australia to learn English and also to travel. She wants to meet lots of people and see as much as she can.

Danny is from Switzerland. His hobbies include paragliding, skiing, running, and surfing! He works as a nutritional chef back in Switzerland and would love to work in Australia doing the same. He has come to Australia to study English and because he also loves sun and the beach.

Daniela is from Switzerland. She loves to spend time with her family and gymnastics. Her other hobby includes blanring which is a club where they organise camps for children. At home she works as a curtain maker, which she loves! Daniela will spend 2 months in Byron Bay and then she will travel with her friends to Melbourne and Brisbane.

Patrick is from Switzerland. When he finished high school he became a cook and more recently worked in technical merchandising. Travelling is something Patrick loves and that’s why he decided to come to Australia to better his English. He is hoping to be able to talk with everyone from around the world once he has finished studying at Lexis.

Mathieu is from Switzerland. He took a a break from school a few months ago to work for a security company. When he returns to Switzerland he will study to become a teacher. It is very important for Mathieu to be able to speak several languages so he connect with people from all over the world. When he finishes at Lexis he will spend time travelling around Australia and New Zealand.

Manuela is from Switzerland. She decided to come to Australia because of the weather and to see the country. After her studies at Lexis, she will travel up to Cairns. Back home she works in an office doing administration. Manuela has one brother and one sister and her family own a farm. Her hobbies are horse riding, going to the gym, and hanging with her friends.

Dorian is from Switzerland. His family live in a small city called Reconvilier where they have a big house with two cats and one dog. His interests include; ice hockey, mountain climbing, and architecture. He also loves to ski! Dorian would like to speak 3 languages, French, German, and English as it’s important for his work. He is in Australia to learn English and to also understand another culture.

Michele is from Switzerland. On her days off she likes to hike in the Swiss Alps. She is in Byron Bay for 4 weeks to study English at Lexis and when she’s finished her plan is to will rent a car and drive south to Melbourne. Michele wanted to come to Australia to see the amazing landscapes and to meet lots of friendly people.

Melissa is from Switzerland. Back home she works as a secretary but doesn’t love it, so when she returns home she is thinking about studying psychology. Melissa is in Byron for 3 months to learn English and will hopefully travel around Australia once she is finished.  Her hobbies include; running, walking, and photography!

Isabel is from Spain. She lives with her family in Mallorca and loves to spend time with her friends, going to the cinema, shopping, and spending time at the beach. She studied computer science in Mallorca and worked for an IT company but needed a break which is why she decided to come to Australia.

Amin is from Switzerland.He worked as a software engineer at a Swiss television station for 6 years and graduated computer science in 2018. He decided to take a break from his job and will spend the next 4 months in Australia where he is hoping to better his English skills. He enjoys playing drums in a band, going out, hiking in the mountains, and programming.

Lya is from Switzerland. She comes from a small city called Dudingen where she lives with her parents. In her free time she likes to play a lot of sports but mostly going to the gym, swimming, or running. This July she finished her commercial apprenticeship where she worked for a company called Comet. Comet is an international industrial company. After studying for the next 6 weeks at Lexis in Byron Bay she will move up to Brisbane where she will volunteer at a Koala Sanctuary.