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    In 2015 we achieved 80% A* to C in our GCSE examination results, with 38% of the students receiving either A* or A grades.

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    Through Nord Anglia University our teaching staff maintain the highest standards of a rigorous British education.

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    Our school is now close to capacity but we welcome your application. Please contact us to discuss vacancies at our school.

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    We are a warm and welcoming community providing a rigorous education to our students.

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A Friendly, Global Community

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.

News & Events

Quick-look Calendar

Aug (all day) 22 (all day)

BSME pre season

Aug 25

Student Orientation

Aug (all day) 28 (all day)

Start of Term 1

Sep 02

BSME trials U11

Sep (all day) 04 (all day)

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Acclaimed Artists to Teach at Summer Performing Arts with Juilliard

We are extremely excited to announce the two acclaimed artists who will lead music and dance at Performing Arts with Juilliard this summer. Our students will gain invaluable experience from these two experts in dance and music.

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Applications for 2016 Summer Performing Arts with Juilliard

Calling all thespians, musicians and dancers! This is your moment to shine! Our 2016 Summer Performing Arts with Juilliard in Geneva, Switzerland is now open for applications.

Event On 16th March

Spring Open Day

Families are invited to join us for our Open Day on Wednesday 16th March 2016 from 9:00am.


The IB Diploma: A Global Passport

As an international student, it’s essential that my path to further education opens up a global passport for my future. The International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme that I’m studying at The British International School Abu Dhabi ticks all of the boxes for me; it is recognised internationally giving me the freedom to choose where in the world I would like to continue my studies.

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Bis Got Talent Winners

Another fantastic Bis Got Talent show took place today with students throughout Year 1 to Year 13 getting involved in the festivities.

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ADEC Inspection Report

We are very pleased to share the news that after the recent ADEC inspection, our school has been judged as a Band A, 'Very Good', High Performing School.

Event On 31st January

IB Diploma Programme Information Evening

The British International School Abu Dhabi is hosting an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme Information Evening at 6pm on Sunday 31st January 2016. Parents and students are invited to attend, including current BIS Abu Dhabi families as well as those looking to join the school for the IB Course in Year 12 and 13.


The British International School Abu Dhabi Collaborates with the World Renowned Juilliard School

We are excited to announce that from September 2016 our students will benefit from an enhanced performing arts curriculum. The British International School Abu Dhabi will become one of the first schools in the world to benefit from an innovative new collaboration between Nord Anglia Education and The Juilliard School in New York.