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International School of Lausanne

2 Chemin de la Grangette, Le Mont sur Lausanne, Lausanne, 1052, Switzerland

What is the International School of Lausanne (ISL) like?

Welcome to the International School of Lausanne (ISL), a leading non-profit, independent school dedicated to delivering a world-class International Baccalaureate (IB) education. Established in 1962, ISL stands out for its exceptional academic track record, innovative and inclusive learning environment, and vibrant international community. Accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and a member of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), ISL commits to providing a robust educational foundation. 

What programmes does ISL offer?

At ISL, comprehensive education programmes from Early Childhood through to the Diploma Programmes for children aged 3-18 are offered. Their groundbreaking dual language programme, launched in 2021 within their Primary School, offers students a unique opportunity to enhance their French language skills alongside their English-medium studies.

What is ISL's approach to education?

In an increasingly interconnected world, the challenges faced require not only clear thinking but also effective dialogue and cooperation. ISL prepares students to navigate the complexities and uncertainties of our global society, empowering them to make meaningful contributions and thrive in a multicultural and interdependent world.

An education at ISL equips young individuals with:

· A rigorous intellectual foundation that fosters critical thinking.

· Opportunities for innovation and independent problem-solving.

· Skills to effectively collaborate across diverse cultural boundaries.

· A deep-rooted sense of community and care for the well-being of others.

· Confidence and the courage to express their true selves.

What are ISL's academic results like?

Year after year, ISL students achieve exceptional results in the IB Diploma, consistently surpassing global averages. Click here to view their outstanding IB Diploma results. Join the International School of Lausanne, where academic excellence is nurtured along with the personal development of each student, preparing them to become leaders and changemakers of tomorrow.

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School Information

Boy / Girl
Boy / Girl
Day / Boarding
Day / Boarding
Age Group
Age Group
3 to 18
IB Curriculum
IB Curriculum
IB Average Points
IB Average Points