Tuition and Affordability

At The British International School of New York we do not carry out any fundraising and our tuition covers all educational materials, lunch, snacks, extracurricular programs (such as the school play, set design, athletics and debate) EAL support and educational day trips.

2021/22 Tuition 

  • Honey Bees (Nursery/3 yrs)  $35,500 - Full Year 5 days a week
  • Bumble Bees (Pre-K/4 yrs) $39,500 - Full Year 5 days a week:
  • Year 1 – Year 13 (K-12) $53,820

We are happy to discuss payment plans and options on an individual basis to help make a BIS-NY education as accessible as possible.  

For families relocating to NYC under expatriate employment contracts.  Upon your child’s acceptance to BIS-NY, we are happy to coordinate directly with your employer on payment options.

* Please note, tuition does not cover cost of transportation to/from school, school uniforms, private music lessons, after school activities & breakfast/late club, residential trips (Y7 – Y10), and computing devices for Upper School (BYOD).

Financial Aid / Tuition Assistance

The British International School of New York is committed to increasing access to as many families as possible and as such is delighted to offer Financial aid and to offer assistance to families who demonstrate need, and encourages families who might not be sure if they qualify to have the initial conversation.

Please note, awards are based solely on need without regard to race, religion or ethnic background and BIS-NY Financial Aid funds are determined independently of the admissions decision. 

  • For more detail, please follow this link to view our Financial Aid Policy.
  • 2021/2022 Financial Aid applications will be accepted starting September 21st, 2020.
  • We encourage those in need of financial aid to begin the process as early as possible.
  • Submission of requests for financial aid begins by completing the TADS financial aid application.
  • There is also a worksheet in the right hand sidebar that you can use to gather your financial information prior to completing the online application. First round applications were be submitted by December 15th, 2020 after which only limited funds may remain.

Questions on the system or your TADS account may be addressed to the TADS toll-free help line at (800) 477-8237.
Click here for the TADS Tuition Aid Brochure.

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