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Exceptional Academic Programmes

ISZL is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School and offers the Primary Years, Middle Years and Diploma Programmes as well as Advanced Placement (AP) courses. Explore each corner of ISZL.

News and Stories

ISZL’s active and innovative community always has something happening on and off campus.
Little Shop of Horrors
Vikkii Allen, Drama & English Teacher

The High School musical this year was a fantastic success, playing to packed audiences and showcasing the talents of our students.

The Careers Fair: A Community Partnership
Philip Bruce, High School Assistant Principal (Academic)

Last Saturday morning at the High School campus, over fifty professionals from the local community and a hundred students from the Middle and High School attended ISZL's fifth annual Careers Fair.

Early Literacy at ISZL
Dr Michelle Hill, Primary School Assistant Principal

The development of literacy is a complex process, and at ISZL teachers play a crucial role in the development of children's literacy through careful planning, assessment and support.

Seeing With Heart
Barry Dequanne, Director of ISZL

Students at ISZL chose "iconic" as the theme for the High School yearbook, and it is a most fitting choice when reflecting on my first year and my learning about the school. A prevailing sentiment that has emerged from student comments is that ISZL represents much more than just a school.

Visual Arts on Show
Ole Wasner, Director of Arts & Karen Richardson, Primary Arts Team Leader

The month of March presented many opportunities to celebrate the artistic self-expression and skills of our students in the Arts, and none more so than two impressive visual art exhibitions that took place just before the break.

Supporting Bilingual Identities: The IB Bilingual Diploma
Lorna Caputo, First Language and English as an Additional Language (EAL) Coordinator

In this article I discuss how the International Baccalaureate Organisation enables young, multilingual people to develop their bilingualism so they can confidently navigate diverse environments and develop global competencies.

Beauty and the Beast
Alyssa Osiecki, Middle School Drama Teacher

The Middle School has delighted us all with this year's musical, Beauty and the Beast Jr! The musical is an annual event that allows students to develop their skills in music, acting and technical theatre whilst making new friendships and growing in confidence.

Playing in the Swiss Youth Symphony Orchestra
Franklin L, Grade 10 Student

Music has always been an important part of my life, and having played contrabass in a youth orchestra in Chicago, I wanted to find a similar opportunity here in Switzerland. I was lucky to be directed to the Zentralschweizer Jugendsinfonieorchester based in Luzern.

A Day in the Life of a School Nurse
Emma Sugden and Cynthia Kemish, School Nurses on Zug Campus

We are the nursing team on Zug Campus, providing medical care for the children and the school community. We see children for a variety of reasons and we would like to share some of this activity with you.

The Eagle Experience

As a leading international school, ISZL prides itself on its innovative and highly qualified teachers, world-class facilities, warm and welcoming community and service-oriented culture.