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      In 2014 we achieved 82% A* to C in our GCSE examination results, with 31% of the marks being 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 High Performance Learning approach to education, coupled with the Global Classroom initiative gives every child the opportunity to thrive in our schools.

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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

    Jul 02

    End of Term 3

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    It’s time to shine in New York!

    BIS Abu Dhabi’s Global Orchestra representatives Rolane, Isabella, and Melissa have jumped straight into rehearsals in preparation for the Nord Anglia Global Orchestra concert today, 30th June, at The DiMennaCenter for Classical Music in New York.


    School Calendar - Academic Year 2015/16

    We have received official confirmation from ADEC of our 2015/16 academic year dates. The first official school day will be Sunday 30th August 2015.


    Parent Feedback

    Which School Advisor has recently published the results of its parent survey and The British International School Abu Dhabi has come joint first in the whole of the UAE for the Most Recommended Schools.

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    New York, New York!

    This year, Nord Anglia Education offered the opportunity for talented musicians and singers from our family of schools, including BIS Abu Dhabi, to be part of our first ever Global Orchestra.


    Year 6 BISCARs

    The Year 6 BISCARS 2015 took place on the 14th of June. The BISCARS is a graduation ceremony presented for Year 6 in preparation of moving up into Secondary School. During the ceremony students were presented with awards such as PSHE awards, The Arts award, The Music awards, PE awards and more.


    Ancillary staff thanked in assembly

    Here at BIS Abu Dhabi we are hugely fortunate to have such a strong and committed ancillary team. This morning two assemblies took place to thank our ancillary staff for their hard work throughout the year.


    Arrangements During Ramadan

    The Holy Month of Ramadan is expected to commence on Thursday 18th June 2015, depending on moon sighting. BIS Abu Dhabi will be making arrangements to accommodate students and staff who are fasting according to guidelines from the Ministry of Education.

    Event On 4th June

    Graduation Celebrations!

    We are excited to announce the graduation events to celebrate our Year 13 students’ academic achievement. We invite our graduating students and their families to get together before they move on to university or the next phase of their lives.