International Secondary School 

Our International Secondary School in Geneva is a place where everyone can grow academically, while gaining life-enriching skills along the way. Here we ignite passions, cultivate critical thinking, and nurture a lifelong love of learning Our Secondary School welcomes students aged 11 to 16, guiding them through the good struggles, achievement and personal growth.


  • Outstanding IGCSE results 
  • Small class sizes  
  • Specialist subject teachers 
  • Curriculum based on the English National Curriculum 
  • Learning beyond the classroom through sports, activities and international programmes
  • Regular assessment of students’ progress

Excellent academic results

At British School of Geneva our students lead their learning, guided by our highly qualified and experienced teachers to follow their passions and achieve excellent results

Get a glimpse of our IGCSEs student’s outstanding results for the year 2022/23 


top 7-9 grades overall


top 9 grade French


pass rate: English language, English literature, Chemistry, Statistics, History 

Our curriculum

Our curriculum is based on an enriched English National Curriculum, with increased focus on core skills such as reasoning, analysis, research and leadership. 

Student will learn from qualified and experienced teachers who are passionate about their subjects and committed to each student’s personal success. They support both academic results and emotional development, creating a truly supportive and personalised environment during these decisive years. 

 Years 7 to 9 (Key Stage 3)
In the first three years of secondary school, students engage with a broad range of academic
 guided by specialist teachers in state-of-the-art learning spaces. 

Years 10 and 11 (Key Stage 4)
Starting at age 14, students embark on a two-year program leading to IGCSE examinations, covering compulsory core subjects and elective subjects according to their abilities and interests

Core Subjects:

Elective Subjects:

When to enrol?

At BSG we understand that life doesn't always stick to deadlines. That's why we welcome applications all year round, ensuring that your child can become part of our community whenever the time is right for you, without the worry of falling behind. Submit your application as soon as possible to secure your place in our Secondary School!  

Students leading their learning

At the British School of Geneva, learning is vibrant and student-led. We prioritise personal growth and make every moment count. Our core learning pillars ensure students excel in their exams and develop the skills needed to succeed in an ever-changing world.

Academic achievement
Academic achievement
Skills for life
Skills for life
International opportunities
International opportunities
Life and career pathways
Life and career pathways


At BSG, assessment is all about real-time evidence and understanding each student's journey. We look for learning in real time, gathering data that shows how students are progressing. This helps us steer learning effectively, ensuring every student makes meaningful progress.

Before classes start, we assess our students to get a clear picture of their strengths and areas for growth. This approach allows us to tailor their learning experiences and track their development in a way that truly supports their growth.

Future pathways: what’s next?

Our secondary school’s students successfully completing Year 11 with us are guaranteed a place in our A Level College.

Here our learners achieve excellent results, securing places in prestigious universities in the UK, Europe, Switzerland, North America, and beyond. 

Enquire now

British School of Geneva is a place where saying "Yes, I can!" is just the beginning.  Do you want to experience our learning in action?