British International School of Jakarta
PO Box 4120, CPA POE, Ciputat, Jakarta, 15224, Indonesia
Tel: (+62) 21 745 1670
Fax: (+62) 21 745 1671
International, IB, UK, curricula.
GCSE, IGCSE exams
800 students, 3-18 yrs
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