Looking for an international school in Lausanne for your children? We’ve put together a list of the best-known international schools for expats.
International schools in Lausanne
Brillantmont International School
Set in a stunning location, Brillantmont International School provides a home from home for boarding and day students aged 13-18. B The school offers the British IGCSE, A Level and a High School Diploma Programme with PSAT, SAT, IELTS & TOEFL.
With campuses in Lausanne and Nyon, Collège Champittet provides education for around 980 students from more than 50 different nations. The boarding and day school has an average class size of 16 and teaches in both English and French.
Ecole des Arches
Ecole des Arches is a unique school in its approach to education. As a Montessori school, the school places an emphasis on independence and encourages students to become self-starters when it comes to learning.
Ecole Bilingue de Suisse Romande
A school for children aged three to 15, the Ecole Bilingue de Suisse Romande has a strong focus on children’s welfare and wellbeing. The school provides both English and French teaching and encourages bilingualism across its curriculum.
Ecole française de Lausanne Valmont - Institut Sainte-Marcelline
Institut Sainte-Marcelline is a Catholic French school abroad, offering an alternative to the Swiss Matura with the French curriculum for those aged 3 to 18. The school provides supervised study and extracurricular activities until 6pm each day.
International School Lausanne
As a non-profit, independent, English language school, the International School in Lausanne educates around 1000 students aged 3 to 18 years old. The school places a strong emphasis on teaching the children independence and takes a progressive approach to learning.
La Côte International School
With a maximum of 840 students from 37 countries, the La Côte International School is a day school with a global school. The school teaches for the IB, the British national curriculum, and the Bilingual Swiss Maturité.
Lemania prepares students from the age of 11 for examinations and professionally recognised qualifications in French or English. The school provides boarding accommodation for girls and boys from age 15 and is located conveniently in the centre of Lausanne.
As one of the most renowned boarding schools in Switzerland, Le Rosey has more than one hundred years of experience in educating children aged 8 to 18. Le Rosey teaches the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma or French Baccalaureate, with the opportunity to take other foreign language classes as well.