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Applying to the British International Schools of Stavanger

The BISS Admissions Office handles applications for all three schools - BISS Gausel, BISS Sentrum and BISS Pre-School. There is a separate application form for each school.

Please scroll down and choose the school you wish to apply to.

Siblings applying for the same school can be entered on the same form.

Applications made on, or before, 31st January of any year, will be included in the first round of offers.

Applications are processed continuously from the beginning of February.

The first offers will be sent out during March. Following this, offers will be sent if spaces are still available.

 

PLEASE CHECK YOUR JUNK MAIL / SPAM FOLDER IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE AN AUTOMATIC CONFIRMATION OF YOUR APPLICATION IN YOUR INBOX.

The confirmations are computer generated and require that you approve our management system (iSAMS) as a legitimate source. If you have applied for both schools, you must do this separately for both the Sentrum and Gausel applications.



BISS Pre -School

Before applying to BISS Pre-School, please check that you are familiar with the following:

  • BISS Pre-School is for children born in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 or 2019.
  • BISS Pre-School is for children older than 18 months
  • BISS Pre-School follows a calendar year intake system. Children born in the same calendar year are in the same pre-school group.
  • BISS Pre-School is at Gausel only. There is no school transport - is this a convenient location for your family?
  • BISS Pre-School is English speaking only.

If you wish to apply for your child to start at BISS Pre-School in the academic year 2020/21, please complete this form and indicate school year 2020. Your child will be placed on the waiting list.

If you wish to apply for your child to start BISS Pre-School in August 2021 please complete this form and indicate school year 2021. Applications for 2021 will be not be processed until January 2021.



BISS Gausel

Before applying to BISS Gausel, please check that you are familiar with the following:

  • BISS Gausel is for children born in 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005 and 2004.
  • BISS Gausel follows a calendar year intake system. Children born in the same calendar year are in the same year group.
  • BISS Gausel is in Gausel, on the outskirts of Stavanger. There is no school transport - is this a convenient location for your family?
  • BISS Gausel is English speaking. All subjects are taught in English.
  • Primary children learn Norwegian as a language of acquisition.
  • Secondary (Middle Years) children learn Norwegian, plus French or German as languages of acquisition.
  • BISS Gausel is an IB World School following the IB Primary and Middle Years Programmes.

If you wish to apply for your child to start at BISS Gausel in the academic year 2020/21, please complete this form and indicate school year 2020. Your child will be placed on the waiting list.

If you wish to apply for your child to start BISS Gausel in August 2021 please complete this form and indicate school year 2021. Applications for 2021 will be not be processed until January 2021.



BISS Sentrum

 

Before applying to BISS Sentrum, please check that you are familiar with the following:

  • BISS Sentrum is for children born in 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006 and 2005.
  • BISS Sentrum follows a calendar year intake system. Children born in the same calendar year are in the same year group.
  • There is no pre-school at BISS Sentrum.
  • BISS Sentrum is in Eiganes, in the centre of Stavanger. There is no school transport - is this a convenient location for your family?
  • BISS Sentrum is English speaking. All subjects are taught in English.
  • Primary children learn Norwegian as a language of acquisition.
  • Secondary (Middle Years) children learn Norwegian and French as a languages of acquisition.
  • BISS Sentrum offers the extra-curricula CNED learning programme for French speaking children who will return to schooling in France. Please tick the CNED programme on the application form to apply for this programme.
  • BISS Sentrum is an IB candidate school for the IB Primary and Middle Years Programmes. It follows an international curriculum.

 

If you wish to apply for your child to start at BISS Sentrum in the academic year 2020/21, please complete this form and indicate school year 2020. Your child will be placed on the waiting list.

If you wish to apply for your child to start BISS Sentrum in August 2021 please complete this form and indicate school year 2021. Applications for 2021 will be not be processed until January 2021.