Sorry but this form will not work without cookies enabled. Please adjust your browser settings to enable cookies to continue. For more information on how to do this please see our.

  • Distinctly Different

    We offer a distinctly different option from other private schools in Boston, providing your child with the opportunity for a high level of academic success.

    Toddler Child plays

  • Globally Recognized Curricula

    Our combination of curricula is regarded as one of the finest in the world by leading colleges and universities.

    Year 10 in Spanish

  • Nurturing Risk In A Safe Environment

    We celebrate success and encourage risk taking, all within a safe and supportive environment where well-being comes first.

    Swiss Alps Expedition

  • Inspiring Every Child

    Our staff are dedicated to knowing every child well and adapting their approach to ensure all are successful.

    Year 3 Teacher

  • Join Our Community

    We are the school of choice for discerning parents who seek a genuine 21st century education for their children. Join us.

    British International School of Boston Lower School students at assembly

  • The BISB Bulldog Sports Teams

    Go Bulldogs!

    Soccer Teams

  • Tell Us About Your Child

    Every child is unique. Tell us about your child and we'll explain how we can help them be successful and happy.

    Toddler Parent

  • Inspiring Innovation

    We're bringing the national computer programming, Hour of Code, to our school.

    Coding lessons at the British International School of Boston

BISB Partners with Nord Anglia Education to Offer Young Journalists Academy

Nord Anglia Education has partnered with the Young Journalists’ Academy in the UK to deliver a special program designed to inspire and train the young reporters in our schools around the world. A BISB Year 9 student shares more information on this program.
  • a crown is pictured
Only seventeen students across the Nord Anglia family of schools were selected to join the Global Classroom Young Journalists’ Academy and will experience the world of journalism first hand as they complete assignments based on current affairs with advice from experienced journalists.
 
BISB student Shumraze Fawad in Year 9 is the only BISB student to have been selected.
“I’m really excited for the programme,” said Shumraze, “I’ve always had a passion for journalism that’s been driven by my interest in debate, global politics and writing.
 
“Being selected for the programme is a huge accomplishment for me because now I can broaden my outlook whilst being mentored by different journalists including Mick Hume and Shiv Malik. Journalism itself is something quite liberating, and I feel that it is important to be able to express ideas and thoughts whilst being professional and not bias.”
 
There are also a series of masterclasses, each hosted by a different journalist and offering tips and advice on different aspects of modern reporting. Our students are challenged to demonstrate their new skills in a short activity which will be judged by the experts.
 
The first masterclass, The ABC of Good Journalism, is hosted by Mick Hume, writer for The Sun and The Times and author of There is No Such Thing as Free Press. Good writing is at the heart of good journalism and Mick shares his three key rules to help our students craft great articles.
 
Masterclass two will see Dr Tiffany Jenkins, writer of a weekly column in The Scotsman, discussing opinion pieces, while Shiv Malik from The Guardian, will advise how to get the best out of an interview in the third masterclass. A special masterclass hosted by Anne Jolis of The
Spectator will teach students about reporting in a conflict zone.