The British International School, Abu Dhabi
A Nord Anglia Education School
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In 2016 87% of students achieved A* to C grades compared to the UK average of 64.9%.
Through Nord Anglia University our teaching staff maintain the highest standards of a rigorous British education.
Admissions for 2017/18 is open now!
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We are a warm and welcoming community providing a rigorous education to our students.
The British International School Abu Dhabi is the only school that offers a welcoming family community with the highest quality learning opportunities as part of our Global Campus.
Your child will receive amazing opportunities and everyday inspiration through our Global Campus that connects our worldwide family of 43 schools.
Through our collaboration with the world's leading performing arts conservatory, we offer your child access to this exclusive curriculum.
Your whole family will be welcomed into our school’s community that extends far beyond the classroom. At the British International School Abu Dhabi, your child will grow as a confident, caring individual, whilst developing the skills and attitudes required to be successful in our constantly evolving international world.
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Calling all BIS artists… welcome to this year’s visual arts competition!
Students at BIS Abu Dhabi, along with the Nord Anglia Education network of schools, have been invited to take part in creating art inspired by one of the winning Creative Writing Competition entries. Selected artworks will be published in the Creative Writing & Visual Arts Anthology 2016-17.
BIS Abu Dhabi would like to invite current and prospective parents and students to our annual IB Information Event on Wednesday 22nd February 2017. The event will start at 4pm and conclude at 6 pm.
UNICEF has challenged BIS Abu Dhabi and other Nord Anglia Education students to raise awareness of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals and to work with their local communities to create solutions for these global issues.
On February 8th 2017 The British International School Abu Dhabi will become, for one day only, the Scottish International School as we welcome Ross Jennings, a lone bagpiper who has made it his mission in life to play his bagpipes in every one of the planet’s 196 nations.
Prospective families interested in joining the school are invited to join us for our Open Day on Wednesday 15th February at 9:00am.
The Juilliard School, a world leader in performing arts education, and Nord Anglia are pleased to announce that applications are open for Summer Performing Arts with Juilliard; a summer programme for students aged 10 – 18 years old held from 8 – 21 July 2017.
As part of the Emirates’ Literature Festival, BIS Abu Dhabi played host to the Readers’ Cup Challenge. We welcomed 26 teams from 11 different schools in the hour long event which saw students doing their best to recall facts and information regarding novels they have recently enjoyed.
Come run/cycle/run in the British International School Abu Dhabi’s second Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 Duathlon!