CLASS GROUPS

At British International School of Boston, we focus on each child's individual learning. This personalized approach means we can place your child in their year group based on their age, while ensuring they're supported and stretched exactly where they will benefit most from it. 
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To understand our school age requirements, please refer to our age-to-grade chart below.

AGE BY AUG. 31 US GRADE YEAR GROUP (UK)
18 months* Toddlers Pre-Nursery
2 years and 9 months* Preschool Nursery
4 years Pre-Kindergarten Reception
5 years Kindergarten Year 1
6 years Grade 1 Year 2
7 years Grade 2 Year 3
8 years Grade 3 Year 4
9 years Grade 4 Year 5
10 years Grade 5 Year 6
11 years Grade 6 Year 7
12 years Grade 7 Year 8
13 years Grade 8 Year 9
14 years Grade 9 Year 10
15 years Grade 10 Year 11
16 years Grade 11 Year 12
17 years Grade 12 Year 13

 

*Please note that children must be 18 months old by August 31 to enter our Toddler program. Students do not need to be independent in the bathroom, but should be independently mobile.

*Children must be fully independent in the bathroom and must be 2 years and 9 months of age by August 31 in order to enter our Nursery (Preschool) group.

CREATE THE FUTURE

Whether they’re local to Boston or have moved from another country, our students excel in and beyond the classroom, because they know how to tap into what personally drives them. BISB students carve out their own pathways to their bright future — no matter what they choose to be or do in life.

OUR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE
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