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Brillantmont International School


Address: Avenue Charles-Secrétan 16, 1005 Lausanne

Tel: +41 21 310 0400
Fax: + 41 21 320 8417

Founded in 1882, Brillantmont International School in the centre of Lausanne, in French-speaking Switzerland,  is a family owned, boarding and day school for students from 35 different countries, aged 13-18 (Grades 8-12). The school offers courses leading to British examinations (IGCSE, A Level) or American High School Diploma, with SAT, TOEFL, IELTS and AP. Small class sizes and close teacher attention help students optimise their learning. After Brillantmont students enter universities throughout the world. The school also offers a 13th Grade (Gap Year) programme. Teaching is in English but all students learn French, the host language. Numerous extra-curricular activities allow students to develop their interests and talents in many areas - sporting, humanitarian, leadership, musical. The small size of the school (approx. 130 students) provides a welcoming, home from home community.  In July and August, the school offers a residential Summer Course for boys and girls aged 10-17  to learn French or English, play sports and join excursions across Switzerland. Many students return year after year. | View website | View on map

International School - Zurich North (ISZN)


Address: Industriestrasse 50, CH 8304 Wallisellen

Tel: +41 (0)44 830 7000

International School – Zurich North (ISZN) provides a high-quality education to the children of the international community. We are a multi-cultural day school for students aged 3 to 18, located in the north-eastern suburbs of Zurich, Switzerland

The Primary School, Nursery up to Grade 5, follows the IB PYP programme which has been authorized by the IBO. The PYP is the worldwide established standard for an educational programme at the Primary level, offered by many top international schools.

The Secondary School, Grades 6, 7 and 8 are based on a broad international curriculum. Grades 9 and 10 follow a 2-year programme leading to the CIE IGCSEs and Grades 11 and 12 sit the IAL/AS/A Level Examinations from Edexcel. Both CIE and Edexcel qualifications are recognized by many universities around the world.

We have laid the foundation for an exciting and educationally challenging experience for students. We aim to provide opportunities that encourage, challenge and nurture children as well as helping them achieve their goals to the best of their ability. All aspects of a child's life will be explored; whether it’s sport, arts, languages, computers, Science, Mathematics or trips and excursions to broaden their scope of learning. At ISZN we strive to keep your child enthused, interested and eager to come to school. 

ISZN offers educational programs for the respective age groups:

- Early Years Programme (starting at 3 years of age)
- Primary Programme (PYP) Grades 1-5 (ages 7-11)
- Middle School Programme Grades 6-10  (ages 11-16)
- High School Programme Grades 11-12 (ages 16-18) | View website | View on map

Obersee Bilingual School


Address: Eichenstrasse 4c, Pfäffikon, 8808 Schwyz

Tel: +41 (0) 55 511 38 00

Obersee Bilingual School is a bilingual school located in Pfäffikon, Canton Schwyz. We teach 50/50 English and German by a team of highly qualified, native English or German speaking teachers. OBS welcomes students from Babycare age (starting from 3 months) to Upper School (Grade 12). We offer a range of extra services to suit your time schedules such as early care, late care, homework club and various other extracurricular activities.

OBS students are:

• global citizens
• critical thinkers
• enthusiastic and active lifelong learners
• collaborators
• self-directed explorers
• digital natives
• able to live up to our OBS Universe of Values

At OBS, we endeavour for our students to approach the world of tomorrow with joy and enthusiasm and to see it as a place of endless opportunities. Our students will design their future, as well as ours, and we provide them with an outstanding education that prepares them for this exciting yet unknown future. 

Empowering children to face the complex challenges of the future. | View website | View on map

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