Applying to The British International School of Stavanger

Enquire

Initial enquiries can be made to the Admissions Office by telephone or by e-mail.

Telephone: +47 51 95 02 50

Enquiry Form

E-mail: admissions@biss.no

Please state the name and date of birth of your child, and the expected date of entry when making your enquiry.

Visit

The school welcomes family visits throughout the year.

Please contact the Admissions Officer, Ms Sarah Johnson, for an appointment.

Please state the name and date of birth of your child, and the expected date of entry when making your enquiry.

Telephone: +47 51 95 02 50

E-mail: admissions@biss.no

Visit our Campus Map and Location page for location details.

Apply

Applying to the Main School

Following your enquiry, the Admissions Officer will send you the relevant application forms, or you may download them from the Admissions Forms page.

The application process:

  1. The parent or guardian should submit an application form for each child, including all the requested attachments.
  2. As part of the application process, the school will request academic records and a teacher evaluation from your child’s current school. For children currently attending barnehage or nursery, a special form is available.
  3. Parents are required to declare who is responsible for payment of tuition fees by completion of the Declaration Payment of School Fees form.
  4. A colour copy of the photo identification page of the child’s passport is required.
  5. Parents can contact the Admissions Officer to arrange a tour of the school and/or an interview with the Principal.
  6. Applicants will be asked to attend an interview, wherever possible, and may be asked to sit assessment tests in mathematics and English.
  7. The school will issue a written offer to successful candidates.
  8. The parent or guardian must sign and return the acceptance form provided with the offer in order to secure their child's place.
  9. On receipt of the signed acceptance form, the application fee and the first month’s tuition fees will be invoiced. These are non-refundable.

Please see the school’s Terms and Conditions Policy for more details.

All personal data relating to admissions is confidential and maintained in the school’s management system (iSAMS).

Please see our Tuition and Fees page for details of tuition rates.

Please see our Admissions Policy for further details.

Applying to the Pre-School

Applications for the Pre-School must be made directly to the School Admissions Office. Please contact the Admissions Officer for an application form or download it from the Admissions Forms page.

Parents must submit an application form for each child, including all the requested attachments.

As part of the application process the school will request information from your child's current barnehage or nursery. Please contact the Admissions Officer for a special form or download it from the Admissions Forms page.

A colour copy of the photo identification page of the child’s passport is also required.

If your family is already resident in Stavanger, you may also register for place in the British International Pre-School on the Stavanger Kommune website, but places are normally only allocated by application directly to the school.