The British School Caracas was founded in 1950 and has been on its current site in Altamira since 1954. From its earliest days, when the student body was comprised of 37 students it has developed into one of the foremost International Schools in Latin America, providing a high quality International education to the national and international community.

With the curriculum combining the framework and high standards of the English National Curriculum with the diversity of Venezuelan culture and Spanish language, the educational experience enjoyed by the students is without parallel.