• Authentically International

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

    nursery students learning languages through song @ British International School Washington

  • Transferable Curriculum

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

    Students at the British International School of Washington

  • Inspiring Each Other

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

    students embracing at the British International School of Washington

  • Dedicated and Inspiring

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

    Teacher and student at the British International School Washington

  • Your New Community

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

    excited students at the British International School of Washington

  • Every Day is Different

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

    students on expedition at the British International School of Washington

  • Ask Anything

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

    teacher speaking with parents at the British International School of Washington

Academic Quality and Success

Congratulations to all the students who took the IB diploma this year at British International school of Washington! This was the twelfth graduating class and as an inclusive school with the core goal of celebrating personal and academic progress, we are justifiably proud of our growing tradition of excellence at IB and of the remarkable progress our students make.


  • 95% achieving IB diploma

The IB Diploma is the premier international high school programme for preparing students for success in higher education and is currently being studied in 136 countries by 149,446 IB graduates. 201 students achieved a perfect score of 45 points. A rigorous, highly competitive and in most schools selected entry, the IBDP has become the “must have” international qualification for high school students. 


Outstanding results for 2016 fall

Key Indicators

  • In 2016  95% of our students earned the full IB Diploma, compared with a world average of 79%
  • Average point score is 33, roughly 10% above the world average 30.
  • 78% achieved A’s - C’s in Extended Essays in 2016 / World Average 74%
  • 100% achieved A’s & C’s in Theory of Knowledge in 2016 (100% pass rate) / World Average 80%

How we ensure academic success:

  • Small class sizes
  • Personalization
  • Rigorous, regular and accurate feedback
  • Timely interventions for students

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