Billabong High International School, Santacruz (W), Mumbai is a private, co-educational, international English medium school offering classes from I to XII affiliated with the UK based Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE).
The school was founded in 1993 under the aegis of Kangaroo Kids Education Ltd (KKEL), a company committed to pioneering the paradigm shift in Indian education; after developing successful learning systems for pre-school children, KKEL devised unique, effective learning systems for primary school (I- IV), middle school (V-VIII) and high school (IX-XII), which are are being followed in Billabong High International Group of Schools.
The BHIS Santacruz West campus hosts modern facilities such as the Smart Classes with digital interactive boards, a library featuring a wide collection of informative books on a variety of subjects, labs for physics, chemistry and biology, a computer centre with internet facility, an assembly hall, a canteen and a dining hall.
The school also offers sports facilities such as a swimming pool, cricket pitch, skating rink, basketball court, and indoor space for chess and gymnastics.
The school canteen provides nutritious, balanced meals to the children.
The school is affiliated with the Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE), UK and follows the IGCSE curriculum.
It offers education from primary through senior secondary and follows action-based learning, experiential learning and integrated learning methodologies. The learning process is student-centric and the teaching methodology is effective and dynamic.
Digital interactive boards and audio-visual materials are used in teaching.
Students can choose from co-curricular activities such as jazz ballet, speech and drama, debate, creative writing, pottery and animation. They are also encouraged to engage in sports including swimming, cricket, gymnastics, tennis, basketball, football, skating and chess.
Nikhat Azam (principal)
For admission to class I, the minimum age of the student should be five years and six months. The admission kit can be collected from the school office against a payment of Rs. 1500. The duly filled in application forms need to be submitted along with a copy of birth certificate, school leaving certificate and three passport size photographs.
Billabong High International School, Santacruz (W) is ranked among the top 20 international day schools in India by the EducationWorld India School Rankings 2020-21.
Being a day school, Billabong High International School, Santacruz (W) does not provide accommodation facilities.