The British International School Bratislava is located on two campuses in Dúbravka, a leafy suburb of Bratislava.
Nursery and Reception is located in Willows at Dolinského street. Year 1 and 2 are located in Maples at Pekníkova 4. Primary and Secondary (Years 3-13) in Oaks at Pekníkova 6. Dolinskeho and Pekníkova are a 5-minute walk from each other.
Our students enjoy the benefits of a range of facilities:
- Younger students in our Primary School enjoy the following facilities:
- Large, light and airy classrooms with room for play as well as formal learning
- Primary library
- ICT room
- Primary Kitchen
- STEAM room
- Older students at our Secondary School learn in subject-dedicated classrooms. Those facilities include:
- 6 modern, well-equipped science labs
- 1 special ICT room with film technology
- The large library is a fabulous space with dedicated areas for IB students and a suite of computers for research, alongside shelves of books and periodicals
- Modern and functional music rooms
- Social area for our students
- 2 bubble gyms in winter
- New fitness area
- New all-weather sporting surface
- A dance studio
- Basketball courts
- A 200-meter athletics track
- A half-size Astroturf football pitch
- A 1.296 m2 outdoor field providing a wide range of sporting opportunities including football, basketball, tennis or badminton.
- Playgrounds for the younger children are provided with high quality and stimulating play equipment
- Multipurpose hall/theatre
What's new in the school year 2021/22:
- The Physical Education changing rooms have been remodelled over the summer to give brighter and fresher student changing spaces.
- Expanding of Year 5 into 4 classes in this year group due to exceptional growth.
- Oaks and Willows replacement of neon light sources to LED with a significant energy savings (the longevity of the LED light is 30,000 hours versus 4000 hr. of the regular neon light).
- New hallway designs for Oaks & Willows campuses
- Oaks 1 playground swing and fencing repair.
- Maples pavement repair.
Coming later during the academic year 2021/22
- New external security fencing at OAKS campus
- New classroom furniture for both Primary and Secondary classrooms
As every year, we do regular maintenance jobs during the summer holiday, we have painted all of Willows Campus, the majority of Primary classrooms at OAKS, as well as some Secondary classrooms. The Science corridor at the OAKS has been repainted and has been brought up to date with the new Nord Anglia branding. In addition to these we did grounds maintenance jobs at all three campuses.
During the summer holidays 2020, the gym has been renovated with the wooden flooring being sanded and varnished and new markings for the different sports painted. The overhead lighting has also been replaced with LED lighting. The PE corridor has been repainted and an area for table tennis has been prepared. Lighting sources in corridors and in certain classrooms have been replaced with LED lighting, making us more of an eco-friendly school.