Open House

We use cookies to improve your online experience. To learn more please refer to ourPersonal Information Collection Statement.

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 ourPersonal Information Collection Statement.

  • Highest Quality Learning

    Our personalized approach engages and challenges students, empowering them to reach their highest potential.

    High Quality Learning

  • Join Us

    We welcome you to join our vibrant, international community of learners.


  • Ask Us Anything

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

    Early Years Learning

  • Exceptional Teachers

    Our highly qualified, energetic and experienced staff is focused on developing children's unique learning styles.

    BISC-SL Teacher

  • Our Unique School Day

    BISC-SL students love coming to school, the day is always inspiring.

    Be Ambitious!

  • Join Our Family

    We welcome you to our BISC-SL community. From day one, you and your child will feel at home with us.

    BISC-SL Community

  • Go, Bulldogs!

    Our varied athletics programming fosters sportsmanship, competition and discipline.

    BISC-SL Athletics

  • Join a Virtual Discovery Meeting

    Nothing can replace a face-to-face visit and tour of our school – but with school closures and travel restrictions around the world, a Virtual Discovery meeting is the next best thing.

    Virtual School

Jonny Schouten

Jonny Schouten

Music Specialist

I hold a BA (Hons) Music Production from Leeds College of Music; PCGEi (with Distinction) from Nottingham University

I am a classically trained and self-taught musician from Manchester, England and joined BISC-SL after 7 years of living and teaching in Nanjing, China. Over the course of my life I have played clarinet and percussion in orchestras, DJ’d at Glastonbury festival, played in the musician’s pit for stage musicals, rapped on stage around North West England, drummed for rock, pop, jazz, metal, and reggae bands (as well as other bands whose genre can’t be so neatly classified), and written and produced many, many hours of my own and other people’s music in dozens of different genres (I’m still waiting for Simon Cowell to call me back…!). I am incredibly passionate about music and consider myself very fortunate to have the opportunity to impart my passion for a living! My absolute favorite thing about teaching music is helping young people discover their own musical journey and giving them as much support, guidance, and advice as I can. Aside from music, in my spare time I love to play and watch sports, particularly football (OK, soccer…) and cricket; I am an avid reader and keep my Kindle close to me at all times, and I love to travel and explore new places to find awesome scenery.

This school is different to all others I have worked at because ... Not only does the school give students the best possible opportunities academically, but also its international ethos, along with the location of the school in a first-class international city, gives students a unique chance to develop their characters and personalities by learning from and working alongside people from a hugely diverse range of cultures and backgrounds.