• A Global Family

    We come from over 50 different countries, and leave for some of the best universities around the world.

    Global Family at British International School Houston

  • Personalized Education

    We offer inspiring education designed to nurture your child’s strengths, with one of the broadest post-16 curricula in North America.

    Reading at British International School Houston

  • Outstanding Teaching

    Our exam results are well above the global average, thanks to our inspiring and dedicated teachers.

    Staff at British International School Houston

  • Exceptional Individuals

    Your child will grow into a considerate, confident adult, ready to explore a world of opportunities.

    Confident Student at British International School Houston

  • Join Our School

    We’re a warm and welcoming community, and make parents and children feel like they’re part of something special.

    Warm Community at British International School Houston

  • Every Day is Different

    Catch up on the latest news and find out what we’re doing to brighten up your child’s school day.

    Happy Students at British International School Houston

  • Get in Touch

    We’re looking forward to hearing from you, and answering your questions

What makes our international school special?

As part of a family of 43 schools worldwide, we offer unique global opportunities for our students, complementing our world-class personalised learning approach through which we develop lifelong learners who are resilient, confident and capable of shaping the world around them.

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Highest Quality Learning

We offer learning that expands the mind and inspires ambition. Our broad and challenging curriculum sets your child on the path to an inspired life.

The Private School Houston Children Love to Attend

We give students the freedom to be exceptional. Whether they are learning with highly-trained teachers or exploring the world around them, we achieve outstanding academic results by adapting our teaching to their dreams.

News & Events

Quick-look Calendar

Dec 06

Year 1 & 2 Show

Dec 07

Year 1 & 2 Show

Dec 08

Ensembles Concert

Dec 09


Dec 14

Primary Music Winter Celebration

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Mi Learning Festival featured on Houston Life TV

Our school was featured on the Houston Life TV yesterday showcasing our MiLearning festival.

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Gearing up for the Global Games North America

We are pleased to announce that the first ever Global Games North America is just around the corner. From 29th November to 3rd December 2017, students from across the US and Mexico will head to Orlando, Florida to compete in a variety of sports including archery, basketball, sand volleyball and much more. 

Prinicpal Andrew Derry

What are we educating our children for?

The traditional educational model, centred on a teacher, in which knowledge is transferred, remembered and tested, seems increasingly irrelevant and unfit for purpose.

Jim Plunkett-Cole

BISHouston hosts UK runner pursuing ‘Forrest Gump’ style epic challenge

Our school is honoured to host Jim Plunkett-Cole, a runner from the UK who has embarked on an incredible adventure that will see him emulating the epic run of fictional character Forest Gump.

Prinicpal Andrew Derry

Truly Personalised Learning

I am sure we have all heard schools say, we ‘Personalise’ learning, but what does this really mean, and do all schools mean the same thing when they use the phrase?

James Third Place Photograph

Global Campus Photographer of the Year Results

Out of a total of 613 entries, 6 of our students' photos have been ranked in the top 50, including a fantastic third place finish! The Student Choice award is still open - find out more and vote today!

MIT Curiosity Challenge

New STEAM curriculum gets students to solve environmental problems

We have announced the details of our new science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM) curriculum, developed in collaboration with one of the world’s most influential universities, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).


Preparing Your Child for the World Stage

The impact of our collaboration with The Juilliard School one year on...