• Distinctly Different

    We offer a distinctly different option from other private schools in Boston, providing your child with the opportunity for a high level of academic success.

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  • Globally Recognized Curricula

    Our combination of curricula is regarded as one of the finest in the world by leading colleges and universities.

    World Class Learning

  • Nurturing Risk In A Safe Environment

    We celebrate success and encourage risk taking, all within a safe and supportive environment where well-being comes first.

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  • Inspiring Every Child

    Our staff are dedicated to knowing every child well and adapting their approach to ensure all are successful.

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  • Join Our Community

    We are the school of choice for discerning parents who seek a genuine 21st century education for their children. Join us.

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  • The BISB Bulldog Sports Teams

    Go Bulldogs!

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  • Tell Us About Your Child

    Every child is unique. Tell us about your child and we'll explain how we can help them be successful and happy.

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  • Inspiring Innovation

    We're bringing the national computer programming, Hour of Code, to our school.

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Why choose our school?

We inspire your child to achieve more. Your child will learn with students around the world on our Global Campus, embrace music and dance in our collaboration with Juilliard, and turn ideas into reality through our innovative approach to the sciences with MIT.

Key facts about our school

Languages Taught

  • Spanish
  • French

Nationalities

70+

Nationalities

Languages of Instruction

  • English

Curriculum

  • IBDP International Baccalaureate Diploma Prog
  • International General Certificate of Secondary Education IGCSE
  • The English National Curriculum The English National Curriculum
  • International Primary Curriculum International Primary Curriculum
  • DoE DoE

Maximum Students

420

School Type

Day school

Age Range

1.5- 18

Facilities Highlights

Student to Teacher Ratio

10:1

Average Class Size

14

  • What our parents say

    Academics are important but so are compassion, empathy, respect, resilience and integrity and these are all instilled on a daily basis at BISB. Sebastien and Nina love their school.
    Caroline Valentini - Parent of Year 5 & Year 7 students Find out more
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  • What our students say

    I enjoy after-school and lunch clubs because they are creative, educational and fun! I joined clubs to meet new friends outside of my Year and build creative skills like film making!
    Kevin - Student in Year 7 Find out more
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Our Family

Parents choose a Nord Anglia education because we offer academic, social and personal success for every student. Through opportunities to learn from the best, experiences beyond the ordinary, and the encouragement to achieve more than what they thought possible, we help our students succeed anywhere through our unique global educational offer. We do all this by investing in our people, our schools, and above all, our students.

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News & Insights Required Student Forms & Academic Calendar

Friday 22 December

School Closed - Winter Break

Monday 08 January

First Day of Spring Term

Monday 15 January

Martin Luther King Day - School Closed

Wednesday 17 January

BISB Admissions Open House

30 November 2017

Let the games begin!

Students from Nord Anglia Education schools around The Americas have...

Global Games 2017
19 October 2017

Lord David Puttnam to chair Nord Anglia's Education Advisory Board

Nord Anglia Education is pleased to announce the establishment of it...

Lord Puttnam
07 August 2017

King’s College London Residentials: Revolutionising learning through international education

By Tom Collins, Regional MIT Lead for North America

King's College London Summer 2017

Our location

British International School of Boston

416 Pond Street, Boston, Massachusetts

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