International and American Academic Program

Strong, fully accredited academic program awarding three diplomas: American High School Diploma, International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma and the Spanish Bachillerato Certificate.

Our Mission

Our purpose is to engage our diverse school community in the pursuit of educational excellence and success for all students

Perfect Location

Benjamin Franklin International School is located in Barcelona city, with easy access to public transportation and primary freeways coming in and out of the city.

Meaningful Curriculum

Taught by great teachers dedicated to connecting teaching and learning to the world and bringing out the best in each student.

Teaching Approach

BFIS encourages and supports students to be curious, independent learners who pursue their passions and understand the beauty and power of learning.

International American School in Barcelona 

BFIS offers a differentiated American curriculum from Nursery to Grade 10 and the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program in Grades 11 and 12. We are a truly international school in Barcelona with more than 50 different nationalities. Instruction at BFIS is entirely in English, with language courses offered in Spanish, Catalan and French. BFIS is a private, non-for-profit school located in the beautiful Sarrià-Sant Gervasi neighborhood, with many public transportation options nearby.  Excellent International Baccalaureate Diploma Program results. BFIS graduates receive offers of acceptance from some of the most prestigious universities in the world. 


Success for all students
"Our purpose is to engage our diverse school community in the pursuit of educational excellence and success for all students". At BFIS we are inspired to create an environment in which every student has the opportunity and support to discover their interests, pursue their passions, and develop the skills and knowledge they need to thrive. Our pass rate in the rigorous IBDP (99,4% in the past 5 years) is an evidence of how the entire school community live our mission.
Come see for yourself

Come and visit us. Arrange a visit with our Admissions Department to know more about our school and take a tour through our campus. 

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