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Independent: private non-profit school in Brazil

  • Mailing address:
    The British School- Rio de Janiero
    Rua Real Grandeza 87
    Botafogo
    Rio de Janeiro
    BR
    RJ 22281-030
  • T 55(21) 2539-2717
  • F 55(21) 2244-5591
  • E [email protected]
  • W www.britishschool.g12.br
  • Lower School Ages: 3-11
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: 716 and 429 in different units
  • Middle School Ages: 12-14
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Ages: 15-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Numbers: 423 boys and girls
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: SEN considered case by case
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: Southern Hemisphere school year: February-December Two terms: early February to end of June; early August until just before Christmas. Week's holiday at half term, in mid-April and mid-October, as well as many Brazilian holidays.
  • School Hours: 7.50am – 3.00pm (Upper Primary and Lower Seniors); 8.00am – 3.00pm (Lower Primary and Foundation)
  • Fee Currency: Real (R$)
  • Fee Extras: Fees include day trips, some materials and a hot lunch.
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Memberships: Latin American Heads Conference (LAHC)
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit

Curricula:

  • IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education)
  • International Baccalaureate (Diploma)
  • National Curriculum for England

Accreditations/Inspections:

  • Authorised by International Baccalaureate Organization (not to be confused as an inspection or accreditation agency)
  • Council of International Schools (CIS)

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