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Fleischbachstrasse 2 | 4153 Reinach BL | Switzerland | +41 61 715 33 33
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ACCREDITATIONS AND AUTHORISATION

Reflection, evaluation and validation determine future planning

The Mission Statement drives all that is undertaken at ISB. To achieve this, accreditation and authorisation agencies are regularly invited to ISB to ensure that appropriate and rigorous standards set by the organisations are met.

 

ISB is accredited by:

A full re-accreditation takes place every 10 years with a 5-year interim evaluation visit.


Council of International Schools

The Council of International Schools (CIS) is a membership community committed to high quality international education. The CIS community includes 711 schools and 512 colleges and universities representing 112 countries.
 

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New England Association of Schools and Colleges

Founded in 1885, the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) has been working to establish and maintain high standards for all levels of education – from pre-kindergarten to the doctoral level - longer than any other accreditation agency in the United States.

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ISB is authorised by:


International Baccalaureate

Founded in 1968, the International Baccalaureate® (IB) is a non-profit educational foundation offering four highly respected programmes of international education that develop the intellectual, personal, emotional and social skills needed to live, learn and work in a rapidly globalizing world. Schools must be authorized, by the IB organization, to offer any of the programmes.


 

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Educational Collaborative for International Schools

Founded in 1965, ECIS (the Educational Collaborative for International Schools) is a non-profit global membership organisation that provides professional learning, research, advocacy, and funding for the benefit of its members, comprising early stage through mature international and internationally-minded schools, higher education institutions, organisations that support education through their products and services, and individuals who are internationally-minded in their outlook and practice. We are headquartered in our home market of Europe.

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Association for the Advancement of International Education

As a global community that connects diverse people, ideas, and resources, AAIE helps international educators lead with vision, wisdom and integrity.

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Swiss Group of International Schools

The Swiss Group of International Schools (SGIS) exists to support international schools in Switzerland and neighbouring countries in achieving their educational goals and to provide representation on issues of common interest.

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ISB AT A GLANCE  

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About ISB

Situated in a beautiful and dynamic region of Switzerland, ISB is an English-speaking international day school which provides students aged 3-18 with the education, support and inspiration they need to become global citizens.

Admissions

 

ISB has many years’ experience supporting students and families from all over the world. We accept students throughout the School year, dependent on availability of space and fulfillment of entry requirements. 

Academics

ISB is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. Currently studied by over one million students in 148 countries, the IB prepares students with the intellectual, personal, emotional and social skills needed to live, learn and work in a rapidly globalising world.

Campuses

ISB is situated on three campuses, all easily accessible by public transport.

Student Services

The facilities, technological and personnel support on offer at ISB make a vital contribution to the academic, social and emotional development of all students at the School.

Student Life

Sports, drama, music, art, debate, representation, recreation – at ISB, there are numerous ways for students of all ages to cooperate and compete to improve existing skills or try something new.

Parent Community

 

Individual parents and parent groups constitute an indispensable part of the vibrant community of ISB. 

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