About Ecole Nouvelle de la Suisse Romande
The International School of Lausanne was founded in 1906 and has been since a well-renowned private institution. It welcome each year more than 600 students and favors multilingualism as many students are coming from all around the world. They will go through the introduction of English, then German and also welcomes non-French speaking students.
The School provides a privileged educational environment infused with the spirit of anticipation and innovation.
Location and Campus:
The School is located in the centre of the French-speaking city of Lausanne. The International airport of Geneva is only 35 minutes away from the Campus. The city of Lausanne is well-known for being a home of the International Olympic Committee. It has amazing infrastructures for all kind of sports practice by the youth. It will host the Youth Olympic Games in 2020, bringing together elite young winter sports athletes from all over the world
It is ideally situated to close access to other part of Europe being close the international airport of Geneva and trains stations.
Edouard Vittoz, who is the founder of IBSL/ENSR, had a motto: “aim to place value on individuality, by interpreting the educational programs with flexibility and by promoting a joyful collaboration”. This mindset allows the school to guarantee to provide a high level of education.
Highly qualified and competent teachers will assure the good quality of education and are committed to establish a safe and secure environment for the students.
The quality of this environment is enhanced by the proximity to the city of Lausanne and includes many sporting facilities.
The School programs goes thru kindergarten, primary and middle school and senior school.
They can also follow the International Baccalaureate as well as the Swiss Maturity programs.
Each year, 60 young girls and boys share an exceptional living environment. Promoting cultural and linguistic exchanges, life in the boarding school is a privileged opportunity to evolve in harmony and diversity.
Students aged 12 and on share the daily life for 5 or 7 days a week in a single or double rooms.
In the middle of a green space of 2.5 hectares, the main building of the school houses the living spaces established on 3 floors. The breathtaking view from the rooms draws your child’s gaze far away.
The staff of the boarding school and the teachers, in regular contact with us, ensure a permanent, attentive monitoring of the living and study spaces. In addition to the security aspect, their role is also to benevolently accompany the students in their studies, and outside of lessons, in their well-being as well as in their personal development.
During leisure time and at weekends, students are invited to practice sports, cultural or recreational activities. The immediate environment and the school’s infrastructure offer a wide range of activities. The School offers a newly renovated gym facilities, Tennis, volleyball and basketball courts football field .It is no coincidence that the International Olympic Committee built its headquarters in Lausanne. Ideally located between Lake Geneva and the Alps, the school is the starting point for skiing and snowboarding at weekends in winter, as well as for aquatic activities