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A Community of Vibrant and Global Thinkers

Do you wish for your child to

  • receive an excellent education in a caring community?
  • act confidently in both global and local contexts?
  • receive customized academic support?

Then the Berlin British School is the right place!

Founded in 1994, the Berlin British School (BBS) is an independent all-day school experienced in combining the best of British, international and German education to students aged 2 to 18. While preparing young people to thrive through academic success, a central part of their education at the Berlin British School is to nurture the development of character through an engaging curriculum and supportive pastoral programme. Our community of thinkers has members from diverse international backgrounds, which gives students an opportunity to explore issues from multiple perspectives.

We offer:

  • Small class sizes (max. 20 students)
  • Education from pre-school to the International Baccalaureate Diploma
  • Interactive inquiry-based teaching and learning
  • Rigorous academic standards and academic programme
  • Highly qualified teaching staff
  • High standards of pastoral care with a focus on fostering students’ self-confidence
  • Vast extra-curricular programme

The school is based on three sites with facilities appropriate to each age group:
Early Years Kita, Primary School, Secondary School.

BBS Early Years - Blending the best of all systems: British-based early years and preschool education in a German/Berlin state-approved bilingual Kita; with English teacher or teaching assistant and a German Erzieher/in in every group; located in the heart of nature providing spacious outdoor play areas in gorgeous woodland surroundings.

BBS Primary School - All-day school with after school care offer; curriculum follows the international Primary Years Programme (IB* PYP) including elements of the English National Curriculum and the local curriculum; focus on inquiry-based learning; differentiated activities tailored to meet individual needs; authorised bilingual Ersatzschule.

BBS Secondary School - Academic programme designed to suit the needs of an international student body; offering the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) and International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, enabling graduates access to the world´s top universities; Ersatzschulstatus applied for; located in a beautiful woodland campus setting.

BBS is a registered Cambridge International School and has been acting as the Cambridge Assessment Examination Centre for Northern Germany for several years. BBS is also an IB* World School (*International Baccalaureate Organization).


Berlin British School

To arrange a personal visit or request more information, please see our website: berlinbritishschool.openapply.com/ or email: info@berlinbritishschool.de

Our Admissions Officer, Helen Page, is available to discuss place availability on +49 (0)30 35109 191.

Dickensweg 17 - 19
14055 Berlin, Germany


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