Tue, 16 January 2024
The British School of Bahrain (BSB) has been ranked on Carfax’s Global School Index, earning its place among the “Top 25 Private Schools to Watch”. This milestone follows the school securing its place as the most highly decorated school in Bahrain, as well as achieving the best academic results in the country for the last four years.
Carfax Education, a leading global education specialist founded in Oxford in 1997, has recognised BSB for its commitment to academic excellence, innovative teaching methodologies, and exceptional student outcomes. The Global School Index is a comprehensive assessment that considers various factors, including academic performance, extracurricular activities, and overall school environment.
Executive Headmaster, John Maguire, comments: “We are delighted to have achieved a place on this highly sought-after global list, recognised by the esteemed organisation Carfax Education. The Bahrain community has always recognised BSB as the leading British School in Bahrain, and following eight international awards, it is clear that the school is now being recognised internationally.”
“The BSB community has every reason to take pride with the school being selected to be part of the Top 25 schools to watch in the world. BSB’s collective efforts and community spirit continue to be acknowledged globally,” adds Mr. Maguire.
Head of Education at Carfax Education, Fiona McKenzie states: “British School Bahrain impressed the consultancy panel with its holistic approach to education, taking into account all stakeholders to build an inclusive community both within the school and in the wider context of Bahrain. The dedication from the staff, the strong academic results and the focus on equipping pupils with a skill set that goes beyond the classroom all align with the high standards set by the Schools Index and make this a school that is definitely ‘one to watch’.”
The school renowned for its rigorous academic curriculum and holistic approach to education, has consistently demonstrated a dedication to nurturing well-rounded individuals. The inclusion in the "Top 25 Private Schools to Watch" by Carfax Education is a testament to the school's relentless pursuit of excellence in education.
The British School of Bahrain, which offers Outstanding education, is part of the Inspired Education Group, the world leading global group of premium schools that educates 85,000 students in over 110 of the very best schools in the world, across 6 continents. Inspired’s Three Pillars approach to educational philosophy, equally focused on academic excellence, performing and creative arts and sports, is proven to provide a holistic, world-class education. Over 90% of Inspired graduates go on to their first-choice university, with alumni attending leading universities worldwide, including Harvard, University of Oxford, University of Cambridge and University College London.
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