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Independent: private non-profit school in Brazil

  • British School- Rio de Janeiro Urca
    Avenida Pasteur 429, Urca
    Rio de Janeiro RJ 22290-240
  • T +55 21 2543 5519
  • E [email protected]…
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  • Senior School Ages: 11-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Numbers: 400 boys and girls
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: SEN considered case by case
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: February - Christmas: 2 terms: Breaks: end June - early August; 2 half terms; Brazilian national holidays
  • School Hours: 7.30 am – 3.00 pm
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Memberships: LAHC
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit


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


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

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