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British International School of Boston

British International School of Boston

Grades: Toddler-12
Type: Day
Gender: Coed


The British International School of Boston is committed to helping every student, from 18 months to 18 years, achieve academically, personally and socially in an inclusive, vibrant, community. The diverse student body represents more than 80 heritages, and there is little transience at the school as 75% of the community is local. The school is a top choice for American and international families eager to find an inspiring and challenging educational experience.

BISB is very unique school as students are challenged and supported as necessary so that they are always engaged and always learning. Through both British and International curricula, an interdisciplinary approach allows students to explore and take risks in a safe and nurturing environment.

By High School graduation, BISB students leave with the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma setting them apart on transcripts and résumés, signifying well-rounded global citizens that colleges around the world are seeking.

As a member of Nord Anglia Education, a family of premium education schools around the world, BISB students benefit from enriched curricular through our collaborations with The Juilliard School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and UNICEF.

Keywords: Individual, Inspirational, International, Personalized Learning, Unique, Challenging, Supportive, Nurturing

Teaching Philosophy

At BISB we believe that:
• there is no limit to what every student can achieve;
• creativity and challenge help us get better every day;
• learning should be personalized to each child; and
• unique global opportunities enhance every student’s learning experience.

Mission Statement

To nurture lifelong learners and inspire global citizenship in a rigorous and supportive academic environment.