Physical address: Mokotów High School Campus: ul. Domaniewska 50, 02-672 Warszawa Ochota Campus: ul. Wawelska 66/74, Warszawa 02-034
Włochy Campus: ul. Gładka 31, Warszawa, 02-172
Mokotów Primary Campus (Nursery, Pre-School and Primary School): ul. Józefa i Jana Rostafińskich 1, 02-593 Warszawa
Piaseczno Campus: ul. Mazowiecka 43, Bobrowiec 05-502
Park Campus: ul. Usypiskowa 5, Warszawa 02-386
Telephone: +48 22 299 3000
Teaching language: English
Ages: 2.5 to 19
Curriculum: English National Curriculum, Cambridge International (Primary, Secondary, IGCSE, A-Levels), International Baccalaureate
What the school says
"Thames British School, located in Warsaw, prides itself on providing pupils with the highest level of education, and a wide range of opportunities for personal development. With preschool, elementary, secondary and high school students, we follow the British curriculum from the Early Years Foundation Stage to Cambridge International AS/A Levels and IB DP (International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme), with the main language of instruction being English. Our students graduate prepared to face 21st-century challenges, with skills, understanding and, ultimately, universally recognised certificates that open doors to the finest universities in the world.
"With students from more than 50 different countries and an international community of ambitious, highly qualified teachers, we have fostered a friendly, multicultural atmosphere rooted in respect and acceptance. As a British school, our educational provision is robust and thoughtful, in accordance with national curriculum standards for England.
"Thames British School Warsaw has six sites (campuses) equipped with excellent facilities in and around Warsaw. Students learn in modern, spacious classrooms across all campuses, and we guarantee a safe environment where students develop critical thinking, build up self-confidence and self-assurance, and acquire the confidence to develop passions, uncover latent talents and overcome challenges.
"As well as providing quality education, our teachers instil in our students the understanding that they can have a very real part to play in changing our world for the better."
Visit our campuses on our Open Days
"Thames British School has six campuses with top-notch facilities in and around Warsaw, and we can't wait to welcome you to our campuses.
"Attend our Open Days on the 16th of March 2024 and the 27th of April 2024 at our excellent campuses within Warsaw:
- Włochy Campus
- Ochota Campus (Wawelska)
- Mokotów Primary Campus (from Nursery – 2.5 years old)
- Piaseczno/Bobrowiec Campus
- Park Szczęśliwicki Campus
- Mokotów High School Campus
"We know that choosing a school is one of the most important decisions you will make on behalf of your child, and our Admissions Team will take the time to meet with your family and respond to any questions you may have.
"They will give you a tour on the Open Day to ensure that you experience our school. A big part of our tour is seeing the facilities we offer, as well as giving you information about our educational philosophy and answering any questions you may have."
If you would like to attend the open day and visit the campus of your choice, please sign up using the link below:
Thames British School in Warsaw provides top-quality education in accordance with the National Curriculum for England and is fully accredited to deliver the Primary and Secondary Cambridge Curriculum. The school also teaches the Cambridge IGCSE programme and Cambridge A-Levels programme, which are the world's most popular international qualifications for 14- to 19-year-olds. Thames British School is authorised to deliver the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB DP).
For the 2023/2024 academic year, annual tuition fees range from PLN 44,000 to PLN 85,500 per year. Fees can be paid termly or annually. There is a once-off registration fee of PLN 4,000.
From the headmaster
"Schools should prepare their students for life and especially life after school. Consequently, education must embrace the whole child and their well-being well beyond the knowledge he or she acquires in the classroom and help them achieve their maximum human potential.
"At Thames British School, your child will be learning in a safe environment which fosters respect for others and its natural counterpart, respect for oneself and self-esteem.
"Your child will be prepared for the wider world by being encouraged to develop skills in independent research and critical thinking, while also learning to work in teams. Being able to think outside the box will be increasingly necessary in our rapidly changing world.
"As most of the teaching and learning is through the medium of the English language, your son or daughter will learn not only to speak English fluently but to think in English as well, an invaluable asset in today's global marketplace. Your child's British education qualifications and International Baccalaureate are internationally respected and accepted by employers and universities worldwide.
"Thames is accredited by Cambridge Assessment International Education, a department of the University of Cambridge. In Cambridge, Thames has a critical friend who not only monitors our schools to ensure the highest standards are maintained, but also provides continuous pedagogical support to ensure that our schools are always up-to-date with developments in British education.
"We believe that the education we offer prepares children to become fully developed and well-informed citizens with enhanced prospects for access to higher education and the best employment opportunities.
"But seeing is believing, so I hope you will want to visit us soon and get to know us better. You will always be welcome at Thames British School."
What the parents say
"I've never come across a school like this, where teachers can teach you everything you expect easily. The main focus of the school is to educate people in the English language, and they do it seriously flawlessly. Moreover, they also teach Spanish and Polish if needed. I'm very satisfied with this school."
– Przemek Bieliński
"My children are so pleased to study at the Thames British School. The school offers quite reasonable prices. If you want to study here or if you want to send children to this school – don't hesitate. The school offers a high level of education under the Cambridge and IB programmes, and they are taught by native teachers. It's a good investment as the school can relay essential knowledge to your children."
– Dominik Frątczak
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