Bishop's College School

Quebec, Canada

Established in 1836 in Quebec, Canada, Bishop’s College School (BCS) is a co-ed IB World School offering the IB Diploma Programme and certificates. A second home to students in grades 7-12 from over 35 different countries. We create a caring community of learning and development where cultures connect and individuals matter. By embracing a rigorous yet supportive academic program and a well-rounded education that includes athletics, the arts, leadership and development, and global citizenship, BCS is preparing students to become tomorrow’s leaders.

RW Howson Enrichment Center provides an added level of academic supports to all of the students.


Grades: 7–12
Number of students: 280
Teacher-student ratio: 1:6
Year of foundation: 1836
Type of campus: suburban
Summer School: yes
Lenght of stay: full year

About campus

With a 250-acre campus bordered by farmland and rolling hills on one side and by the city of Sherbrooke on the other, BCS is a small, welcoming community and a second home to students from over 35 different countries. Students have access to mountains, lakes and are only 5km from city centre. Sherbrooke serves as the principle city in Quebec's Eastern Townships and the 30th largest city in Canada. Students can utilize an Ice Rink, Squash Center, Double Basketball Court, Tennis Courts, Blackbox Theatre, Podcast Studio, multiple weight training rooms, Trek Fit outdoor workout facilities, several kilometers of wooded trails, Orchestra room, soundproof music rooms, and much more.

Interesting facts

Graduates have been accepted to these universities

London School of Economics

New York University

Queen´s University

University of British Columbia

University of Toronto