A non-profit IB WORLD SCHOOL helping students turn learning into action

Exceptional Academic Programmes

ISZL is a fully accredited, International Baccalaureate (IB) World School and offers the Primary Years, Middle Years and Diploma Programmes as well as Advanced Placement (AP) courses. Our Continuity of Learning Plan supports each student's continued growth and development when learning at home. Explore our school's divisions:

News and Stories

ISZL’s active and innovative community always has something happening on and off campus.
Children pulling a rope in theatre production
Joanna Cull

When Covid regulations came between ISZL Primary School and the wonder of the Story Pocket Theatre company, creative thinking (and a little technical wizardry) saved the day.

ISZL Fever Policy Change
Joanna Cull

ISZL has announced new health guidance on when your child may return to school after a fever. From October 2020, the time students need to be fever-free has reduced from 48 hours to 24, following new health guidance from Canton Zug. 

Ski and Snowboarding Camp 2021
Holiday Camps Admin

Grades 3 - 12
15-19 February 2021
Chalet Bergheim, Wengen
This camp has been cancelled due to Covid-19


Learning Support
Joanna Cull

At ISZL we are proud of our Learning Support programme. The Middle School Learning Support Team Leader, Demeter Markel, outlines how the programme works throughout the school. 

ISZL Early Years playground
Joanna Cull

Our Primary School Principal, Dr Michelle Hill, considers the importance for play for Early Years development at ISZL

Aquaponics system
Joanna Cull

A Grade 10 student is celebrating after the Aquaponics system he worked on was awarded an MYP Student Innovators Grant, worth 10,000 US dollars.

Physical Education & Athletics in the 2020-21 School Year
ISZL's Physical Education and Athletic Departments

As we navigate through these difficult times, ISZL has carefully followed cantonal and federal guidelines and regulations on how to re-introduce sports at schools and clubs.

Watch our Early Years & Kindergarten Virtual Open Day on Demand
ISZL's Admissions Team

Since we cannot receive visitors at our campuses, our team recently hosted an Early Years Virtual Open Day to introduce families like yours to the International School of Zug and Luzern (ISZL) community. Here you can view the recording of our Zoom presentation.

At-Home Learning: Music Video for Middle School Students
ISZL Advancement

In April, the Middle School teachers at the International School of Zug and Luzern (ISZL) performed Bob Marley's song "Three Little Birds" and created a video message for their students learning at home.

Why is the IB Programme Important for 3-to-5 Year Olds?
International Baccalaureate Organisation (IBO)

What is your memorable early learning experience? If you are like many adults, you have fond memories of kindergarten. We now know, though, that children actually need to begin their education before kindergarten.

The ISZL Difference

Through dynamic and hands-on learning opportunities offered in and outside the classroom, a rigorous academic programme, community and service orientated experiences, and the international cultures represented by our community, ISZL connects students to the greater world around them.