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Our aim is to help and support our pupils to thrive academically; small class sizes, study rooms, well equipped libraries, exceptional facilities, the latest technology to engage them in their studies are all part of the everyday learning environment at the BSP.
Happy and Successful
Teachers get to know each pupil; they provide individual support and guidance, monitor academic progress and encourage each individual to challenge him or herself continuously. Starting from the age of three, the tone is set; pupils are encouraged to reach their personal potential and success follows.
We really were impressed with the BSP and have to say that your facilities and additional benefits of numerous music, art, drama and sports programmes are truly second to none.
Academic, artistic and sporting excellence
Personal tutors monitoring every pupil’s progress
Independence, inclusivity and community
It’s hard not to learn - great teachers, great fun, great friends.
The quality of the pupils’ achievements and their learning, attitudes and skills is excellent. ISI Inspection Report 2014
At a glance... Established: 1954
• 6 science laboratories • 2 Libraries • Computer suites Type of School: A non-selective, co-educational, independent day school • Interactive whiteboards in all classrooms for ages 3 to 18. • Drama studio No of Students: ~800 (small class sizes) • 2 multi-purpose halls, climbing wall and fitness centre • Football/hockey pitch, all-weather, playable astroturf International: Over 50 nationalities. • Music suites/pods for practice, recording and composing Uniform: Required, except final two years. • Art studios Qualification: General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) and • Learning Support Centre Advanced-Level (A-Level). • Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) Co-Curricular Curriculum: Studies are based on the National Curriculum for England Activities: Complete range of co-curricular activities including sports, and Wales with emphasis on English, Maths, Science, music, theatre, art, community service and opportunities French and other Foreign Languages as well as Humanities. for student leadership. Practical subjects include Design Technology, Music, Art Headmaster:
Mr. Nicholas Hammond. MA (Cantab)
Educational Support: Examination Results:
and ICT, and a special focus is given to Sport.
Career Guidance: Subjects Offered: University Destinations:
Educational Visits: A tailored educational support programme is offered to students for whom English is an additional language and to those whose learning needs require special attention. Accreditation: At A-Level 84.5% of all grades were A* to C grades and at GCSE 93.3% of all grades were A* to C (2016). Generously staffed and resourced. Gold member of ISCO (Independent Schools Careers Organisation). Art and Design, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Design Location: and Technology, Economics, English Language and Literature, French, Further Mathematics, Geography, German, Government and Politics, History, History of Art, Computer Science, Computing, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education/Sports, Science, Physics, Spanish, Drama and Theatre Studies.
Historical and cultural visits to support and extend class- room learning to Paris and the surrounding areas as well as various destinations in Europe. The BSP is a member of: • HMC (Headmasters’ and Headmistresses’ Conference) • IAPS (Independent Association of Preparatory Schools) • COBIS (Council of British International Schools) • In 2014, the BSP received another excellent report from the UK’s Independent School Inspectorate (ISI). The British School of Paris is located just 15 kilometres from Paris in Croissy-sur-Seine. Other towns close to the school include Saint-Germain-en-Laye and Le Vésinet, and are home to a vibrant English-speaking community. The BSP provides a private bus service to and from Paris and the surrounding areas at an extra cost.
Prestigious universities in the UK, USA, France and world- wide. BSP students have been successfully admitted to the Universities of Cambridge and Oxford, as well as a range of other universities in the UK, Erasmus University, University of Pennsylvania, Stanford University, McGill Uni- versity, University of Australia, Universidad de Madrid, Seoul National University, L’Université de la Sorbonne, to mention but a few.
Patron: HM Ambassador to France
Senior School – 38, quai de l’Ecluse 78290 Croissy-sur-Seine Tel: 01 34 80 45 94 Fax: 01 39 76 12 69 Junior School – 2, rue Hans List 78290 Croissy-sur-Seine Tel: 01 30 15 88 30 Fax: 01 73 79 15 71 Admissions : Tel: 01 34 80 45 96, Email: email@example.com www.britishschool.fr
The British School of Paris at a glance