A community that creates, learns and enriches
A community that creates, learns and enriches
REASONS WHY PARENTS LIKE BOSTON INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL:
on international education
2.Our students get scholarships in UK, Canada and USA
3. Our students have medical insurance
4. Free transportation within a redius of 5km from school
5.Study trips to UK, Canada and USA once a year.
6. Free scholarstic materials, free lunch and break.
We offer a wide variety of extracurricular activities; ranging from music lessons, team sports, to art classes. We have options that cater to every student's interests. We provide our students with opportunities to take part in sporting activities as part of our ECA program. Keep an eye out for sign-ups!
The difference between Boston International School with other schools:
To teach a child how to read and to write is not enough. Our recent survey highlights a lack of organization is leading barrier to student success. Therefore, BIS has 7 ways to enhance organizational skills for students:
1. Start with sorting
2.Use a checklist
4. Leverage School Planners
5.Use Visual Tools
6. Assign "Buddies"
7. Schedule Cleaning Time
Project -based learning (PBL) is a student-centered pedagogy that involves a dynamic classroom approach in which it is believed that students acquire a deeper knowledge through active exploration of real-world challenges and problems... It is a style of active l
Boston International School emphases quality than quantity. As we prepare students for the future ventures to tackle global challenges, we must adopt a rigorous social and emotional learning program in the classroom. The maximum number of students in A level is 15. With a robust SEL curriculum, students will be prepared to lead future generations and solve our most complex problems. How BIS develops student leadership in school : Goal oriented, Honest, Hardworking, Willing to serve others, A good listener, A good communicator, A good decision-maker, Encouraging
Why is it important to use technology in classrooms?
1. Improves engagement: When technology is integrated into lessons, students are interested in the subjects.
2. Improves knowledge retention: Technology helps to encourage active participation in classroom.
3. Encourages individual learning: Technology provides great opportunities for making learning more effective for everyone with different needs.
4. Encourages collaboration: Students can collaborate in different forum when working in different projects.
Boston International School has small size classrooms. The advantages are the following:
1. Small class sizes lead to more one-on-one attention from the teacher.
2. Students get to know each other better
3. Teachers can tailor instruction more individually
4.There is less disruption
5.There is more time for instruction
In addition to that, small size classroom has fresh air. Children breath more air than adults. Children can feel tired and unwell if there is no enough fresh air co
ming into classroom.
reasons for fresh air in classroom: Remove pollutants, keeps students' healthy, improves students' mood and fight of illness.
Positive discipline reduces suspensions and expulsions in schools. This makes a difference between BIS and other schools in Uganda. Most of schools in Uganda suspend or expel students during exam period. This can traumatize a child. BIS has many strategies to deal with stubborn students.
Boston International School explains this section to parents in disciplinary committee department. There is no corporal punishment at Boston International School.
BIS works in partnership with some universities a broad where our students can be admitted easily and get scholarships.
BIS works with the university of Lethbridge, Lethbridge college, the university of Alberta, the university of Calgary, the university of Edmonton, the University of Ottawa, the university of Montreal andStafford College
BIS works in partnership with some universities in the United States of America. For instance: The University of Boston, Lansing university, University of Maryland College, university of Massachusetts.
BIS works in partnership with some universities in UK.
University of Cambridge, University of Manchester, Liverpool, London and others
In some reasons, parents must work with our school in order to get scholarship for their children. Boston International School gives scholarships and the priority is given to our students. Parents work together with our school to guide students on getting scholarship.
Everyone can apply for scholarship. As longer as you are a Boston International School student.
Contact our school principal and he/she will guide you.
Boston International School always organizes parties for students who graduate. High school parties are an important rite of passage. The convocation, the banquet, and the dance are the social invents that define where high school ends and "the rest of the life" begins. It is a time to celebrate, a time to say goodbye to close friends, and a time to look to the future. Immediately after the formal ceremonies and events, many graduates continue their celebration by attending after-grad parties. Parents and friends are invited to celebrate graduation party at BIS.
Cultural Day at Boston International School involves students, teachers and parents who create , participate and celebrate culture and art in our community. Our students are welcome and encouraged to celebrate our diversity by performing activities in class and in assembly.Our students dress in attires from different cultures and nationalities across the world. In Boston International School, we have such a rich culture based on different nationalities represented at the school.
Cultural day is a chance where we celebrate each other with different and unique backgrounds. Students have an opportunity to showcase diversity through multiculturalism in arts, music, fashion and food. Friends, relatives and neighbors are invited at Boston International School to participate.
The Award Day celebration at Boston International School brings all of us together as a community. The purpose of award ceremony at BIS is to celebrate students' achievements and motivate them to continue on their path. Friends, parents and relatives are invited to participate. Our selected students are given gifts from different people as one family.
Convocation ceremony is a formal ceremony where BIS administration, staff, families and friends come together to honour and celebrate a students' accomplishments as they cross the stage to receive their credentials.
Each year, creative writing teachers at BIS hold an " Authors' Day" where published writers and illustrators teach sixth grade students about their crafts. On the day of the event, students rotate through various workshops in the school library. Teachers encourage students to continue sharpening their writing skills.
BIS birthday celebration can be fun, academic, and still leave your child beaming with birthday bliss. In the weeks leading up to your child's big day, check with his/her teacher to create a celebration that fits in with the school day while making your child feel special.
Boston International School has university partners in Canada, UK, and USA
1. Canada: University of Lethbridge, Ottawa, Calgary, Alberta, Edmonton and Lethbridge College.
2.USA: University of Boston, Harvard, Los Angel, MIAMI and Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
3: UK: University of Cambridge, London, Manchester, Liverpool and Birminghan
At BIS, the main focus is to provide the best education possible to students. In return, BIS expects students to excel with high grades. BIS does not only focus on education, but it focuses also on students' talents. Many students have various talents and don't get the opportunity to showcase them.
At BIS there are two boarding sections.
Boys' section and girls' section.
Learners live a family life in boarding by working together under the supervision of matrons and wardens who are teachers at BIS.
What should I look for in an international school? Answer: 4 Factors to consider when looking for an international school:
where are you located?
Answer: We are located in Kampala, off Gabba road turn left after Seroma Hardware
What is your school's philosophy and mission?
Answer: we are A community that creates, learns and enriches.
Our mission: We prepare students to become leaders in meeting the ever-changing needs of the world and equip them with the knowledge and skills to become caring, global citizens.