Discover the British International School of Washington: Nurturing Global Citizens

This article is written in partnership with British International School of Washington.

British International School of Washington (BISW) is a leading private school in the heart of Washington, D.C., and part of the Nord Anglia Education family. We are committed to offering the highest quality education to students aged 2 to 18 years old.

As an accredited IB World School, our curriculum is rigorous and challenging, but it also emphasizes creativity, innovation, and problem-solving. We believe that these skills are essential for success in today’s globalized world. 

We are a diverse and inclusive community, with students from over 70 countries. We believe that diversity is a strength, and we are committed to creating a supportive and nurturing environment where all students can thrive.

If you are looking for a school that will challenge your child academically, prepare them for success in college and beyond, and help them become global citizens, then BISW is the perfect choice.

Here are some of the benefits of attending BISW

Internationally Qualified Educators

At BISW, students are guided by a team of highly qualified and experienced educators who come from diverse cultural backgrounds. This ensures that students benefit from unique perspectives and teaching methods.

Global Curricula

The school’s globally renowned curricula, including the International Primary Curriculum (IPC), and the IB Diploma Programme, provide students with a well-rounded education that prepares them for the challenges of an interconnected world.

Diverse Student Body

BISW is proud to have a diverse student body representing over 70 nationalities. This diversity enriches the learning experience and fosters cultural understanding among students.

Our truly personalized approach to learning enables our students to make remarkable personal and academic progress, transitioning confidently through their educational journey.   

Our focus on learning through a range of life-enhancing experiences enables your child to develop as an independent and critical thinker, becoming involved in a range of leadership and service opportunities. Through the Nord Anglia Education Global Campus, BISW students connect with 70,000 peers across 81 schools and 32 nations, nurturing true global citizens.

Embark on limitless possibilities with BISW

If you are interested in learning more about BISW, please visit the school’s website or contact the admissions office.

Student ages:
2 – 18 years

Application deadline:
Rolling Admissions

Contact us:
British International School of Washington
2001 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20007
+202 829 3700
[email protected]

Important links:
Instagram: @Bis_washington
X: @BISWashington
Facebook: @BISWSchool