Quick summary of key school information
|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English)|
|Class sizes||Average||18 students / class|
|Maximum||22 students / class|
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|Number of students||
|Number of nationalities represented in the school||
|Most common nationality||
|Ratio of local students to international students||
18% local to 82% international
|Language support for students not fluent in English||
English Language Acquisition Programme
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
German, French, Spanish
|Max. number of students per class||
|Average number of students per class||
|Use of technology in the classroom||
As students mature, BIS mentors them to increasingly independently plan when and how to most appropriately use technology to support their learning.
• From Early Learning through to Grade 7, we provide students with iPads to support their learning.
BIS dedicated ICT laboratories provide the infrastructure for design classes, robotics and programming and extend specialized learning. Every classroom has an interactive whiteboard or iPad/Apple TV projection screen. The Media Centre loans trolleys of MacBook computers and iPads for in-class support.
|External examinations or assessments available||
|Results in these examinations||
IB Diploma average - 37
|Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs||
|Learning support offered||
BIS has an experienced specialist Learning Support team to help students needing targeted academic support or with difficulties in the regular classroom. The Learning Support teachers work with families and students on an individual basis. This may include assessments, consultations, references to outside specialists or scheduled time in or out of the regular classroom with the student.
|School bus service available||
|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
Sports, arts, coding, dance, drama, music, Model United Nations, TEDxYouth, chess, dance, garden club
|Facilities at the school||
|Sports facilities at the school||
Competitive sports facilities
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
Bonn International School offers an excellent education for children aged 3–18 in a nurturing, multicultural community.
|Teaching approach of the school||
BIS is a learning community that empowers and inspires excellence in all that BIS does.