What is the name of your child's school? (Please report on one school per survey.)
International School of Brussels
In what town or city is this school located?
How would you describe this school? (i.e. American, British, International, Local, etc.)
What grade levels are represented at this school?
Pre k - High School
How do most children get to school everyday? (bus, train, walk, etc.)
How would you describe the facilities at this school? What extra-curricular activities are available?
Modern campus setting. Full range of sports, artistic, cultural, clubs and other activities. US and international sports. Active Brussels sports association on campus. Local and traveling teams. Talent shows, musicals, plays, language clubs etc.
What has this school done to help your child transition from the curriculum in your home
country into the curriculum in your new country? Are there programs to prepare your child for repatriation?
Very strong integration program during first few days of school and for new kids.
How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?
Very active PTA and parent volunteer groups.
What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?
Check out both the Catholic School in Waterloo, just south of Brussels and ISB. Both are great schools and have extensive IB, AP and advanced classes.
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