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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Academics
    A
  2. Diversity
    B-
  3. Teachers
    B-
  4. College Prep
    A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C+
  6. Sports
    B-
Address
2001 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20007
Telephone
(202) 829-3700

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$150
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$34,000
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid
From British International School of Washington

British International School of Washington is a thriving international school for ages 2- 18 in the Georgetown community. Our academic program combines the best international practice with innovative, highly respected curricula that provides access to the best universities in the world. Our unique collaborations with world-leading organizations Julliard, MIT, and UNICEF, provides opportunities for children to learn from the best and have experiences beyond the ordinary. As part of the Nord Anglia Education family, we encourage students to achieve more than they ever thought possible.

British International School of Washington Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1230
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Average ACT

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    Students

    Diversity
    B-
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    Students
    510
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    Preschool

    Annual Cost
    $25,950
    Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
    Starting Age
    4
    Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
    12:1
    Schedule Options
    • Offers Full Week
      Yes
    • Offers Part Week
    • Offers Full Day
      Yes
    • Offers Part Day

    Teachers

    Student-Teacher Ratio
    9:1
    National
    17:1
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    Clubs & Activities

    Clubs & Activities
    C+
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    Living in the Area
    A+
    Overall Niche Grade
    How are grades calculated?
    1. Cost of Living
      C
    2. Good for Families
      A
    3. Housing
      C-
    Area Feel
    Urban
    Median Household Income
    $110,610
    National
    $55,322
    Median Rent
    $1,680
    National
    $949
    Median Home Value
    $813,772
    National
    $184,700

    British International School of Washington Reviews

    9 reviews
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    Young, enthusiastic teachers all trained in the British education system. Rather than focus on homework and multiple choice exams, this school trains students to both in research and how to actively participate in an international and multicultural world. The schools integrates well established programs such as Cambridge curricula/exams, MIT technical programs, and Juliard art training.
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    It’s good educationally, but socially it lacks a fun and uplifting atmosphere. Students are not extremely motivated but teachers always help if asked. Clubs and sports are very poor due to the lack of faculties and lack of motivation to join any clubs.
    We have had our boys in BISW for almost four years. Both them and we as parents love it. They have made very good friends - and so have we. The classes are small enough for the teachers to engage in every student, but big enough for the kids to have a variety of friends to work and play with. The parents community is very welcoming, helpful and fun.