• 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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Find Us

The British School of Washington is located on the corner of Wisconsin Avenue and Whitehaven Street, NW. Our entrance is on the courtyard side of the building, off Whitehaven Street. Unfortunately you cannot enter the school from the Wisconsin Avenue entrance.

Our Address

2001 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20007
Telephone: 202.829.3700
Fax: 202.829.6522

Directions

From the Beltway (I-495) North

From I-495, take at the Wisconsin Ave Exit (Exit 34). Head South towards Georgetown for approximately 6 miles. Pass the National Cathedral on your left, cross Massachusetts Ave, continue for 1 mile. Turn left on Whitehaven Street, just past the Holiday Inn on your left.

From the Key Bridge

After crossing the Key Bridge into Washington, turn right turn onto M Street. Turn left at the second traffic light onto 33rd Street. Follow 33rd Street to the top of the hill and turn left onto Wisconsin Ave heading North, continue for .3 miles. Turn right on Whitehaven Street, just past the Safeway Grocery Store on your right.

From McLean

Take Chain Bridge Road (VA-123N) towards Washington. Turn Left on Glebe Road and cross the Potomac. Turn Right on Canal Road. Turn left on Arizona Ave, Nw. At the first light, turn right on MacArthur Blvd, NW. Continue for 2.6 miles (MacArthur Blvd becomes Reservoir Road, NW). Turn left onto Wisconsin Ave heading North, continue for .3 miles. Turn right on Whitehaven Street, just past the Safeway Grocery Store on your right.

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