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Zurich
International and Swiss curriculums
Bilingual
Ages 1 to 12

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CurriculumsInternational and Swiss
Languages of instructionEnglish and German
Age RangeAges 1 to 12
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English and German
Native English and German teachers
Extra languages (other than English and German)
Class sizes Average 18 students / class
Maximum 21 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
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Yearly fees: from: CHF 25,560
to: CHF 29,600
This school has more than one campus in Zurich:
Zurich Campus: Ages 1 to 12

Address: Seefeldstrasse 111 8008 Zürich Switzerland

Zollikon Campus: Ages 1 to 4

Address: Alte Landstrasse 88 CH-8702 Zollikon Switzerland

Uetikon am See Campus: Ages 1 to 4

Address: Bergstrasse 101 CH-8707 Uetikon am See Switzerland

The fees shown here are for Zurich campus.
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All the details about this school in their own words

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Number of students

200

Number of nationalities represented in the school

30

Most common nationality

Swiss

Ratio of local students to international students

50/50

Max. number of students per class

21

Average number of students per class

18

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

Native English and German speaking teachers

Yes

Language support for students not fluent in English and German

Yes

Additional language classes offered by the school

French

Use of technology in the classroom

Active Boards. Laptops.

Is the school ready to use virtual classrooms when needed? (e.g. teaching lessons online if the school is closed, e.g. during COVID-19 closures)

Yes. Google Classroom.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes.

Uniform required

No.

Waiting list

Not for all classes but for some.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

May

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes.

External examinations or assessments available

DELF Prim. DELF Junior Diploma.

Results in these examinations

Top 10.

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

No.

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

No.

School start time

08:00

School finish time

16:00

Supervised care before/after school

Yes.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Language courses: Chinese Mandarin, Spanish. Music Lessons: Piano, Guitar, Violine. Singing. Sport: Ballet, Playball, Gymnastic. As well as Technology, Arts & Crafts Courses.

School provided lunches

Yes.

Food alternatives for special dietary needs (ie. vegan, kosher, halal etc)

Yes.

Sports activities included

Gymnastics. Swimming.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Tandem IMS is a private international school which has been accredited by the canton of Zurich’s educational authorities. Tandem IMS implements the Zurich cantonal curriculum with the aim to prepare the children for the “Gymnasium” entrance examinations at the end of 6th grade leading to the best schools in Zurich. Furthermore, the Tandem International Multilingual Curriculum is the core competitive advantage of Tandem IMS. Its structure and philosophies are equally closely related to international curricula, especially those currently in use in international schools. This ensures easy transfer back to the home countries’ schooling and international schools worldwide.

Teaching approach of the school

The curriculum of Tandem IMS combines elements of both the Swiss and the International programmes ('Zürcher Lehrplan', IBO: International Baccalaureate Organization’s Primary Programme, UK National Curriculum as well as the Ontario Curriculum from Canada).

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