International Education

British International School of Jakarta

Created in 1973, British International School caters for expatriates of all nationalities from age 3 to 18 years. BIS follows the National Curriculum of England and Wales, offering the GCSE, IGCSE and International Baccalaureate Diploma and Certificates. The emphasis is on providing students with the very best education that will stand comparison to the top schools in their home countries. Of the 45 nationalities currently represented, approximately 40% are British. The school year comprises three terms beginning in September and ending in July. The British International School foundation is led by a Council of Trustees which delegates executive responsibility for the administration of the school to a Board of Governors, comprising elected and co-opted members from the parent body. British International School of Jakarta 's purpose-designed, 18 hectare campus is south west of the city centre in a green field location. Facilities include libraries, sports halls, cafeteria, specialised computing, science and technology labs, music facilities, playing fields, tennis courts and an Olympic-size swimming pool and boarding accommodation. Extra curricular activities at British International School of Jakarta offer a variety of sports, performing arts and creative opportunities including for example, drama, canoeing, Tai Kwon Do, scuba diving, orchestra, ballet, languages, dance and golf. The aim of the British International School, Jakarta is to offer the highest possible standard of education to enable each child to realise his or her academic, social and physical potential, and to develop his or her aesthetic awareness - both as an individual and as a member of society. Priority is given to providing the child with a secure, friendly and stimulating environment in which they can benefit from high teaching standards, excellent facilities and a broad based curriculum at British International School of Jakarta
School Summary:
International, IB, UK, curricula.
800 students, 3-18 yrs
PO Box 4120, CPA POE, Ciputat, Jakarta, 15224, Indonesia
Tel: (+62) 21 745 1670
Fax: (+62) 21 745 1671
enquiries@bis.or. id
www.bis.or. id