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British International School of New York:
The British International School of New York (BIS-NY), located in stunning waterfront facilities on Waterside Plaza, Manhattan, New York, is a British (UK), independent, co-ed, school offering the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years teaching methodology to students ages 3 -14. Since its foundation in 2006 The British International School of New York has grown to take its place amongst the leading international schools in New York City with year on year growth and a strong placement record for students transitioning on to middle school in New York or returning to the United Kingdom or a new International School.

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Education Programs for Children Ages 3-14:
At The British International School of New York we offer all our students the best start in their education by providing a caring and inspiring academic atmosphere. In a safe and nurturing environment, students develop a genuine love for learning, quality and academic success. 

Primary Years Programme - Nursery to Year 6 (5th grade):

From Nursery through to Year 6 the in-depth, fast-paced, traditional disciplines of the English National Curriculum are taught through the dynamic, inquiry-based, interdisciplinary teaching approach of the IBPYP. This unique curriculum creates a well-grounded, dynamic learning environment. Pupils taught in this manner become confident, independent learners.

Foundation Stage:
Our Nursery and Reception classes include children from three to five years of age. This part of our school is named the foundation stage. The curriculum is structured around six goals:

- Personal, emotional and social language.
- Communication, language and literacy.
- Mathematical development.
- Knowledge and understanding of the world.
- Physical development.
- Creative development.

The International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IBPYP):
The International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP) is designed for students aged 3 to 12. It focuses on the total growth of the developing child, encompassing social, physical, emotional and cultural needs, in addition to academic development.

Key Stage 3 - Year 7 to 9 (6th to 8th grade):
Following completion of the IB PYP in Year 6 (5th Grade), our students transition into the English National Curriculums’ Key Stage 3. This transition offers our students the best possible curricular model as they start to specialize and prepare for their next stage of education. At BIS-NY all children in KS3 must follow a programme of education in the following areas:

- English
- Mathematics
- Science (Physics, Chemistry, & Biology)
- Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
- Design Technology
- History
- Geography
- Modern Foreign Language
- Art and Design
- Music
- Physical Education
- Citizenship
- Sex Education
- Careers Education

* Subject - specific lessons are taught by specialist teachers to allow for deep content-based learning and analysis.

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Address: 20 Waterside Plaza, East 23rd Street, Manhattan, New York , USA
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2018-10-09 were from:

Ostrava, Czech Republic;   New York City Sutton Place border;   UK / GB;   Waterside Plaza, New York;   and more.
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