"Intentionally international, deliberately Christian, purposely academic"


Rio International School was founded in 2000 and educates 200 Preschool 3 to 12th grade students in Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. An open-enrollment Christian school, RIS is comprised of students representing over 20 religions and 40 nationalities. Our diverse faculty and staff strive to create a safe learning environment conducive to the acquisition of knowledge, character development, and global citizenry. 



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