Welcome to the British International School and Montessori Education
Sierra Leone

Creating a Brighter Future

The British International School and Montessori Education caters for a diverse community of pupils spanning six continents with teaching staff sourced both locally and internationally to create a harmony of culturally blended experience and a learning environment that fosters global citizenship.​

Breaking News


Congratulations to BIS staff for enthusiastically completing IN-SEervice  .


Breakout sessions, September 2020.


Tomorrow Starts Now

Our mission is to create a program that engages every single student. We strive to help students accomplish challenges and exceed their goals in a caring and supportive environment. One of the most important ways that we enrich our educational experience is by staying involved with our Freetown community. Get in touch to learn more about British International School and Montessori Education.



Learning With No Boundaries

With an abundance of experience as educators, our leadership has developed a philosophy that has proven successful throughout the years. Through a unique teaching approach that makes students feel respected, appreciated and capable, we create an engaging and collaborative experience for every student. Contact us today to schedule a visit to our school.

Get the Scoop


Following Covid guidelines, teachers are encouraged to use the wonderful grounds of BIS to integrate nature and teaching in the open air.  Ms. Belson's Art class on the rocks produced some great artworks from the primary students.


CLUBS 2020/21

Join one of our many staff and student led activities.


New to the School this year will be an Environmental Education and STEM club, that explores sustainability and recycling.


There are opportunities for students to develop their interests and pursue something they are passionate about ranging from the Drama club to a Drone flying club and Photography to  a Tennis club. 


Students from Primary through Secondary are excited to be able to participate in the Eleven. Eleven. Twelve Foundation Green Essay competition. Students face a range of diverse questions from Threats of food shortages to the effects of human activities on biodiversity.


No. 7/8 Hill Cot Road, Freetown, Sierra Leone

Tel. +232 76 567509 | +232 22 290104

©2020 by British International School and Montessori Education Freetown.