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Independent: private non-profit school in Brazil

  • Mailing address:
    The British School- Rio de Janiero (Barra site)
    Rua Mário Autuori 100
    Barra da Tijuca
    Rio de Janeiro
    RJ 22793-270
    Brazil
  • T 55 (0)21 3329-2854
  • E [email protected]…hschool.g12.br
  • W www.britishschool.g12.br
  • Lower School Ages: 2-11
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Ages: 12-15
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Ages: 16-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Total School Numbers: 1000 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$)
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Memberships:  Latin American Heads Conference (LAHC)
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit

Curricula:

  • Brazilian ENEM Entrance Exam (Exame Nacional do Ensino Médio)
  • Brazilian High School Diploma
  • IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education)
  • International Baccalaureate (Diploma)
  • International Primary Curriculum
  • National Curriculum for England

Accreditations/Inspections:

  • Council of International Schools (CIS)

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