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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.

School Highlights

Languages Taught

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • German
  • Mandarin

Nationalities

30+

Nationalities

Languages of Instruction

  • English

Curriculum

  • British International School of Chicago, South Loop | Private School Chicago International Primary Curriculum
  • British International School of Chicago, South Loop | Private School Chicago English National Curriculum
  • British International School of Chicago, South Loop | Private School Chicago IGCSE
  • British International School of Chicago, South Loop | Private School Chicago International Baccalaureate

Maximum Students

1100

School Type

Day school

Age Range

3- 18

Facilities Highlights

  • 2 art studios
  • soccer pitch
  • music studio
  • science wing
Student to Teacher Ratio

9:1

Average Class Size

15

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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Saturday 24 February

ICTM Regional

Tuesday 27 February

Year 5 Ski Trip

Wednesday 28 February

Purim

Wednesday 28 February

Purim

19 February 2018

Cookies from the Heart

Students baked cookies for families at Ronald McDonald House.

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02 February 2018

Celebrating Black History Month

We discovered the incredible dance, music and culture of West Africa...

British International School of Chicago, South Loop | Private School Chicago
20 December 2017

Pianists Perform at Beethoven Museum

Students performed at the museum's grand opening in Vienna!

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05 December 2017

Street Smarts

The latest MIT challenge asked students to consider autonomous vehic...

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British International School of Chicago, South Loop

161 W. 9th Street
Chicago, IL 60605

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