ISD is well-known as a top international school in Bangladesh. It is the only school in the country which offers the full International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP) and Diploma Programme (DP). The school focuses on five Centers of Excellence: academics, innovation & design, community service, the performing arts, and athletics. Students at ISD consistently achieve IB exam scores at or above the world average.
International School Dhaka (ISD) is a co-educational day school, founded in 1999 for students from age 2 through Grade 12. The language of instruction is English, and additional language classes are available for learning French, Spanish and Bengali. The school provides a high-quality education for both the local and the international community. The school has over 530 students from 26 nationalities and 125 professional staff from 22 countries. The majority of graduating students attend universities in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom.The school is recognized by the Bangladesh Ministry of Education, and is accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). ISD is authorized by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO).