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  • 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.

    BISB Students Across all Divisions

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    Go Bulldogs!

    Soccer Teams

  • Connect with Us

    Stay up to date with our vibrant community!

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  • Inspiring Innovation

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

    Coding lessons at the British International School of Boston

School Term Dates

2020-2021 School Year

Fall Term  
Fall Term begins Monday 31 August 2020
Labor Day (no school) Monday 7 September 2020

Half-Term Break, including Columbus Day

Monday 12 October- Friday 16 October 2020
Parent-Teacher Conferences (No school) Wednesday 11 November 2020
Thanksgiving Holiday

Wednesday 25 November - Friday 27 November 2020

End of Fall Term Friday 18 December 2020
Winter Break Monday 21 December 2020 - Friday 1 January 2021
Winter Term  
Winter Term begins Monday 4 January 2021
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no school) Monday 18 January 2021

Half Term Break, including Presidents' Day 

Thursday 11 February - Monday 15 February 2021
End of Winter Term Friday 19 March 2021
Spring Break Monday 22 March - Friday 2 April 2021
Summer Term  
Summer Term begins Monday 5 April 2021
Parent-Teacher Conferences (No school) Tuesday 13 April 2021
Patriots' Day (no school) Monday 19 April 2021
Half-Term Break, including Memorial Day Thursday 27 May - Monday  31 May 2021
End of Summer Term Tuesday 29 June 2021


Click on the links below for printable versions of the academic year calendar