Lausanne - Vaud
British, French curriculum
Bilingual
Ages 4 to 14

La Garenne

CurriculumBritish, French
Age RangeAges 4 to 14
BilingualYes
International Baccalaureate No
Avg. students per class -
Max. students per class 15
First year fees: CHF 37,600

Fees / Price

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

Yearly fees: CHF 34,100
When you first enroll your children in the school, some extra fees are applied:
One time fees: CHF 3,500
Total first year fees: CHF 37,600
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School Information

Number of students

105

Number of nationalities represented in the school

25

Most common nationality

The main body of students are from surrounding European countries although La Garenne also has Mexican, American and Japanese students to name a few.

Max. number of students per class

The class sizer are between 8 and 15 students.

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

Language clubs are offered to the children, they can learn Mandarin, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Japanese, Russian.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

Depends on the subject and grade level.

Uniform required

Yes

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Language courses, music lessons, drama and sports clubs, dance and ballet, karate, cinema club, chess, craft clubs, ice-skating.

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

La Garenne International School welcomes children between the ages of 4 and 14 of all nationalities from around the world.

La Garenne prides itself on its English-French bilingual approach, giving students expertise in two languages. Students follow the official English national curriculum, in parallel with developing a mastery of the French language.

Academic excellence, a warm international family ambience in which diversity is welcomed, and a safe location in exceptional surroundings, are the school's core values.
La Garenne's mission is to promote respect, tolerance, politeness, global citizenship and self-challenge.

Teaching approach of the school

La Gerenne educates children from around the world, in a warm, family atmosphere. It promotes the traditional Swiss values of openness, responsibility, precision, honesty, politeness and the benefits of being well organised. The ambience of La Garenne's bilingual community emphasises the importance of human contact.

Location

Get in touch with the school

Contact email: admissions@la-garenne.ch
School's webpage: www.la-garenne.ch
Address: Chemin des Chavasses 23, 1885 Chesières Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland