Who We Are

The Boerum Hill School for International Studies is a small learning community with seasoned and enthusiastic educators serving grades 6 through 12 in the Boerum Hill / Cobble Hill section of Brooklyn. Our student body numbers more than 500 and our average class size is 25. Click here for our latest school statistics. We have recently been accredited as an International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme and embed project based learning with an emphasis on global citizenship into our learning culture. We are in process to finalizing our accreditation into the IB Diploma Programme.  


BHS offers a well rounded liberal arts education following the International Baccalaureate modality of teaching while implementing a French dual language program with enrichment in Fine Arts, Technology, Culinary Arts, and Dance. Our academic classes include four AP courses: English, United States History, World History and Calculus; and college credit bearing Culinary Arts courses. We hold high standards and support our students with individual attention, encouragement and dedication as they rise to meet the challenges of a rigorous curriculum.


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