Quick summary of key school information
|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English)|
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|Language support for students not fluent in English||
English language assistance
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Zulu
BIC is filled to capacity and it operates with a waiting list. However with such a dynamic and international pupil body, vacancies do arise from time to time throughout the year.
|External examinations or assessments available||
IGCSE, A Levels
|Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs||
British International Preparatory School is not a remedial school, so we do not provide a programme for special needs.
|School start time||
Preparatory school: 8:30
|School finish time||
Preparatory school: 16:00
|Sports activities included||
|Sports teams or sport competitions available for students||
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
British International Colleges and Schools follow the international syllabi set by Cambridge International Examinations (CIE), allowing students from all over the world, including South Africa, to gain a globally recognised secondary education. BICS' students are exceptionally bright and ambitious and held to the highest of academic standards, resulting in phenomenal results in their exams. BICS has had numerous students achieving top results in the world and or in South Africa in their subjects.
|Teaching approach of the school||
BICS aims to provide students of above average academic ability with a learning environment in which their potential can be realised.