BSB is an international school with over 500 students from 53 different countries. It teaches the National Curriculum for England and accepts pupils from 12 months to 18 years of age. Students study for IGCSE examinations in Year 11 and A-Levels in Year 13.
Most students progress to universities in the United Kingdom although the qualifications gained are recognised worldwide. The school also offers a boarding facility for students over the age of 11.