High academic achievement thrives in a relaxed and fun atmosphere at the British International School of Houston. Once you are here, our community - engaging the interests of every student - will seem not only natural, but essential.
Our students are the most talented and happiest anywhere! Students here earn remarkable results in their International GCSEs and in their International Baccalaureate Diplomas. Our graduates secure places in some of the worlds’ top universities in a wide range of disciplines. All of this is possible because we care about our students’ success.
Parents in oil, gas and energy industries across the world choose the British International School of Houston for their children's education. Your child will be part of an inclusive and supportive international community that embraces diversity. Students here represent 50 nationalities and it is common for many to speak 3-4 languages fluently.
Take Your Education Anywhere
We will meet your child’s individual learning needs through a combination of globally transferrable curricula which includes:
- English National Curriculum
- International Primary Curriculum (IPC)
- International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE)
- International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IBDP)
- International Baccalaureate Career Related Certificate (IBCC)
- BTEC Diploma Program
Our teachers have global backgrounds and experiences. They are selected from a rigorous application process within the UK, and are UK qualified, holding Honors Degrees, Postgraduate teaching qualifications and Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). Your child will transition seamlessly to schools anywhere in the world.
Leading the Way
Our pre-IB and IB programs are recognized as being among the most elite currently available. For five consecutive years our students have achieved an average of 35 points in the IB Diploma Program with record results of 37 points for the past two years. We are ranked in the top 12% of IB schools worldwide.
We are the only school in Houston to offer A-Levels and the first school in North America to offer the BTEC Diploma.
The British International School of Houston has a special Dutch-language program, with Dutch-speaking teachers and lessons serving students from the ages of 3 to 18. Other languages are catered for throughout the school through our World Languages Extension Program.
Year after year our students achieve remarkable outcomes, well above both the UK and world averages. As a result our graduates are accepted into the world's leading universities. We have students admitted to universities in the US, the United Kingdom, Canada, Europe, South America and Asia.
A Global Community
We are part of Nord Anglia Education’s network of international schools, and we draw on this 40-year history of providing premium international education. We use Nord Anglia Education’s Global Classroom to unite our students with those in other schools around the world in a way that no other Houston school can duplicate. By connecting with peers from across the world, your child will develop the necessary skills to be a successful leader in the larger global community.