Physical address: 20 Waterside Plaza, East 23rd Street, New York, NY 10010
Telephone: +1 212 481 2700
Gender: Co-educational
Teaching language: English
Curriculum: English National Curriculum, Cambridge IGCSE, A-levels and International Baccalaureate
Ages: 3 to 18


With a student body of around 300, the British International School of New York (BIS-NY) offers an individualised education. Classes are limited to 20 students or fewer, with a staff-pupil ratio of 1:7. The well-respected International Baccalaureate Primary and Middle Years Programmes form the basis of the curriculum alongside the English National Curriculum. Extra-curricular activities are varied with something to interest every child. Options range from basketball, yoga and chess to coding, musical theatre and football.

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►For more, see International Schools in New York City