Southbank International School is committed to a liberal ethos, academic excellence and the values of the International Baccalaureate.

An International Experience


We offer world class teaching in a diverse and multinational school so that your child is prepared for the world of work and leisure. Our supportive community and varied
extra-curricular programme means that we build your child’s skills and confidence while offering them an internationally-recognised qualification.

Academic Excellence

Academic
Excellence

  • World-class teaching and learning
  • Excellent IB results
  • Offers from and full recruitment to top UK and US universities
InternationalBaccalaureate

International
Baccalaureate

  • Primary, Middle Years & Diploma
  • Bilingual Diploma offered
  • 20 native languages taught
  • Over 70 nationalities represented in student body
RichExtracurricularProgramme

Rich
Extracurricular
Programme

  • Wide  range of sports
  • High quality music and drama
  • Team-building and leadership opportunities
  • Educational trips and expeditions
SupportiveCommunity

Supportive
Community

  • Small class sizes
  • Welcoming, intimate atmosphere
  • Excellent relationships between students, staff and parents
  • First-rate pastoral care

Many congratulations to the class of 2017 for their excellent IB results.

36.1

Point Average
World Average 30

100%

Pass Rate
2017

3

Students scored
44 points

17%

Students scored
42 points or higher

11

Students in Top
3% Worldwide

1

Student scored a
perfect 45 points

Central London Location


We have several campuses spread throughout Central London where children can enjoy everything that the city has to offer.
All of our locations are easily accessible with excellent, purpose-made facilities.

Hampstead Campus

3 - 11 years

The Hampstead campus serves the age range 3 to 11. Students follow the IB Primary Years Programme (PYP) and transfer to the Westminster campus at age 11. The PYP age groups are equivalent to kindergarten, preparatory school, elementary school, junior school or pre-school in other education systems. For further information about the programme, visit the IB Primary Years Programme page.

Shirley Harwood
Principal

Kensington Campus

3 - 11 years

Based near Notting Hill, the Kensington campus serves the age range 3 to 11. Students follow the IB Primary Years Programme (PYP) and transfer to the Westminster campus at age 11. The PYP age groups are equivalent to kindergarten, elementary school, preparatory school, junior school or pre-school in other education systems. For further information about the programme, visit the IB Primary Years Programme page.

Jonathan Coward (Interim)
Principal

Westminster Campus

11 - 19 years

Southbank Westminster offers the IB Middle Years Programme (MYP) and the IB Diploma Programme (DP). The IB Diploma and Middle Years Programme age groups are equivalent to middle, senior, upper or high school in other education systems.  English is the language of instruction, but students may also study their native language: currently 17 languages are offered as first or second languages.

Siobhan McGrath (Interim)
Principal

International Baccalaureate

International
Baccalaureate

Your children can gain internationally recognised qualifications in a multicultural environment

About Southbank

About
Southbank

Learn more about our school, our history, and our ethos and discover what we can offer your child

Our School

Our
School

Read about the structure of our school, our campus locations, and independent school associations

School Vacancies

School
Vacancies

Begin a rewarding career at London’s most enterprising independent school – find vacancies here

Contact Southbank

Contact
Southbank

You can get in touch to book an appointment, discuss admissions, or talk to a member of staff