Lausanne - Vaud
International curriculum
Ages 3 to 18

International School of Lausanne

CurriculumInternational
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
BilingualNo
International Baccalaureate Yes
Avg. students per class -
Max. students per class -
First year fees: CHF 37,500

Fees / Price

School fees, for a twelve year old child , in CHF

Yearly fees: CHF 32,500
When you first enroll your children in the school, some extra fees are applied:
One time fees: CHF 5,000
Total first year fees: CHF 37,500
See full breakdown of fees

School Information

Number of students

880

Number of nationalities represented in the school

60

Language support for students not fluent in the school's language of instruction

English as an Additional Language

Additional language classes offered by the school

French, German, Spanish

Entry evaluation for students

Interview and entrance test.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Whenever possible, the applicant will be interviewed by the Director or a Principal prior to acceptance. In some cases, as determined by the Director, a Principal or Assistant Principal, an interview may be required before admission.

The School maintains an "open enrolment" policy whereby a standardised entrance test is not generally given to applicants. However, in some cases, the School may test if it has reason to believe the applicant may not meet the criteria for enrolment.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

No deadline

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes

External examinations/assessments available

IB Diploma

School bus service available

Yes

School start time

8:30

School finish time

15:40

Supervised care before/after school

The after school care programme allows parents an opportunity to have their ECC and Primary School children supervised from 15.40 to 18.00 when they are not participating in an after school activity or supervised by an adult.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

ISL offers its students a rich extra-curricular programme, with over 120 different offerings, encouraging students to develop their interests and talents and discover new ones from a wide range of activities in sports, performing arts, technology and other curriculum-related areas.

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

An astroturf football field, a multi-sports arena, playgrounds and a landscaped garden. The School has a triple sports hall but also uses local swimming pools and, of course, the mountains, for the skiing programme.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Founded in 1962, the International School of Lausanne is a non-profit, English language, IB World School set in beautiful Le Mont-sur-Lausanne. It welcomes students from three to 18 years of age, from over 60 nationalities, into a supportive environment that is intellectually stimulating and responsive to the students’ changing physical, social and emotional needs.

Teaching approach of the school

The International School of Lausanne is committed to excellence in education; it strives to fulfill the unique potential of each student in a supportive and challenging holistic learning environment that prepares him or her for continuing education and an active and responsible role in a multicultural world.

Location

Get in touch with the school

Contact email: admissions@isl.ch
Address: Chemin de la Grangette 2 1052 Le Mont-sur-Lausanne Switzerland