BIS is recognized by the Ministry of Education in Kuwait.

BIS obtained Near East Asia Council of Overseas Schools (NESA) affiliate status. Affiliate status provides BIS an opportunity to receive expertise professional development for staff members through conferences and copies of professional development articles and other professional materials. Furthermore, it allows BIS to keep up to date with educational trends and ensures that BIS is committe to best teaching practices in classrooms to maximize student achievement.

Recently, BIS obtained Invitational Institutional Membership with AAIE (Association for the Advancement of International Schools). This membership provides BIS with access to diverse leadership insights, training, mentoring, professional learning communities, curated materials and much more resources. Being a member confirms the commitment of BIS to seek full international accreditation.

BIS will begin working on their international accreditation process in the future and will update this section of the website in March of 2019.