• Authentically International

      "International" is more than a label here. It is at the very core of everything we do and how we do it.

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    • Transferable Curriculum

      A curriculum handpicked for its international focus and global recognition, culminating in the IB Program.

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    • Inspiring Each Other

      Our students will embrace your child with open arms. Our students inspire each other to succeed.

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    • Dedicated and Inspiring

      Our teachers are recruited for their ability to nurture lifelong learners and inspire excellence.

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    • Your New Community

      We welcome you to our inclusive community. From day one you and your child will feel at home with us.

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    • Every Day is Different

      Your child will experience something new every day. Find out what's happening and connect with each other.

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    • Ask Anything

      Speaking directly with us is the best way to get your questions answered quickly. We look forward to hearing from you.

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    Why are we different to every other international school in Washington?

    We are ambitious for our students. Our personalized learning plans, coupled with access to unique global opportunities, will enable your child to flourish and achieve more than they ever thought possible.​

    News & Events

    Quick-look Calendar

    British International School Washington Tablet Program

    Life is too short to remove USB safely

    Our 1:1 tablet progamme is one of the most ambitious projects with which I have ever been involved as a school leader.

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    What makes a Nord Anglia education special?

    We’re excited to share Nord Anglia Education’s brand new film which celebrates the things which make our family of schools so special.

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    Global Orchestra Day 1 in pictures

    Student journalists Hanna Leigh (Houston) and Margareta Durovcikova (Warsaw) have captured some images from the first day of rehearsals of the Global Orchestra in New York.

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    Let the Music Begin

    Students from Nord Anglia Education schools around the world converge on New York City for Nord Anglia Education’s very first Global Orchestra.

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    What do the musicians hope to achieve from their Global Orchestra experience?

    Days of travel, a morning of ice breaking activities, and the first Global Orchestra is finally underway in New York City.

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    Alpaca Your Bags for You

    BISW students travel 11000 miles to Kuala Lampur for the Global Round of the World Scholar's Cup

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    NAE Students Band Together

    Three BSW students join peers from all over the world to form the first ever Nord Anglia Education Global Orchestra!

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    A Growing Family

    British School of Washington welcomes six new schools to the Nord Anglia Education family