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Ages 6 to 16

Bjorn's International School

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Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 6 to 16
Yearly fees (G7): kr25,300

Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 20 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: kr25,300
Address: Gartnerivej 5, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark

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Number of students


Number of nationalities represented in the school


Average number of students per class


Native English speaking teachers


Additional language classes offered by the school

French, Danish

Waiting list

Depending on the grade level.

External examinations or assessments available

IGCSE, Danish State School leaving examination

School bus service available


School start time


School finish time

13:15 or 15:45 depending on the grade level.

School provided lunches


Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Bjørn´s International School in Copenhagen is an independent international school with about 160 students from over 50 nations and an internationally qualified teaching staff. The school has 2 sections. The Danish section where students can take the Danish State School leaving examination and the English-speaking section where students can take the International General Certificate of Secondary Education.

BIS provides:
- a positive supporting environment where students have the opportunity to achieve successful results together.
- challenges to develop individual potential and strengthen self-confidence.
- empathy, harmony and respect for all in our multicultural classes.
- a network in which parents, students and teachers co-operate to achieve the best for their children.

Teaching approach of the school

The teaching is planned to develop the learning skills necessary to share and acquire knowledge, analyse it and use it.
The teaching focuses on Global learning to prepare BIS students for their future in a changing world. BIS aims to develop the skills necessary to promote communication, tolerance and understanding.
The teaching is planned so students from the English and Danish classes have Sport, Music, Feature weeks, Field trips and School camps together.
The teaching is in English for students who are not permanent residents in Denmark. Students can take the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) in their final year. Danish is taught from school start and French from the D-class.