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CurriculumsBritish and International
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 16
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 23 students / class
Maximum 24 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
School's webpage:
Yearly fees: from: kr21,450
to: kr31,570
Address: Christianshusvej 16 DK-2970 Hørsholm Denmark
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All the details about this school in their own words

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Number of students


Number of nationalities represented in the school

Approx. 50

Native English speaking teachers


Language support for students not fluent in English

Yes - ESL (English Second Language)

Additional language classes offered by the school

Danish, French/Spanish from Year 7

Max. number of students per class


Average number of students per class


Does the school employ teaching assistants?


Use of technology in the classroom

IPads, laptops, smart-boards, info-boards

External examinations or assessments available


Do teachers assign homework to their students?


Entry evaluation for students

Interview and benchmark assessments.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

We conduct an assessment of the student’s skills in spoken English, student writing, an assessment of reading fluency, accuracy and comprehension and a maths assessment.

Waiting list

For some classes

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

We consider applications throughout the year, based on availability

Students can join after academic year begins


School start time

Primary: 09:05
Secondary 08:10/09:05

School finish time

Primary: 14:40
Secondary 14:40/15:30

Supervised care before/after school

Yes (for Primary students): 07:00 - 17:00. Children from Early Years to Year 6 can be cared for from 07:00 to 17:00 at NIS. Children can be dropped off from 07:00, school starts at 08.55. When school finishes at 14:40, the children can go to the after school clubs until they close at 17:00.

School bus service available

Yes (the bus is following a scheduled route)

School provided lunches

We do have a canteen where parents can order food (online)

Uniform required


Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

BASE (Before and After School Enrichment Programme

Sports activities included

Physical Education

Sports facilities at the school

2 gyms, outdoor multi courts

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

North Zealand International School is a small private international school for children from the ages of 4 to 16. Our 30 teaching staff provide a unique and stimulating teaching environment for the 270 students who attend our school. All of our multinational teaching staff are highly qualified, most of them studied in the UK or America. The language of instruction is English.

NIS families currently come from more than 50 different countries, and there are over 60 languages spoken. Everyone is welcomed and accepted at North Zealand International School.
North Zealand International School is part of Denmark’s largest private school, NGG (Nordsjællands Grundskole og Gymnasium).

Teaching approach of the school

We offer the International Primary Curriculum (IPC) in the primary school which is benchmarked against the National Curriculum of England and Wales. This amazing curriculum allows us to provide very creative and engaging teaching and learning experiences for our students. The IPC is taught in international schools all over the world.

For students joining us for secondary school, our students learn through Cambridge Assessment International Education. Cambridge is rigorous programme which stretches and challenges our students to prepare them for the next stage.

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