Get to know zis

Give your children new opportunities and broaden their horizons! Learn more about what Zurich International School can offer with our extensive, age-appropriate curriculum including the International Baccalaureate Programme (IB) and Advanced Placement courses (AP)  at three upcoming events for prospective families:

ZIS Pathways to Swiss and Global Universities

Wednesday, January 29 from 19:00 to 20:00 at the Lower School, Steinacherstrasse 140, 8820 Wadenswil

Zurich International School graduates attend leading universities in Switzerland and around the world. Join us for this information session to find out how the ZIS program ensures that every child can be successful, wherever they choose to study.

ZIS Pathways to Swiss and Global Universities
ZIS Lower School children working together in the classroom using computers

Lower School Open House

Thursday, January 30 from 09:00 to 11:30 at the Lower School, Steinacherstrasse 140, 8820 Wadenswil

At Zurich International School, our goal is to challenge and support every child so that they can achieve more than they thought possible. Learn about our individually-focused program for children aged 4 to 11 by visiting our purpose-built Lower School campus to meet with teachers and see our students at work.

Digital Making Workshop

Saturday, February 1 from 10:00 to 13:00 at the Lower School, Steinacherstrasse 140, 8820 Wadenswil

Enroll your child in a hands-on workshop where they can learn the foundations to coding and an understanding of simple electrical circuits from the ZIS STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, math) Coordinator. This workshop, in one of ZIS’ dedicated ‘makerspaces’, is aimed at children aged 8 to 11 (parents are welcome to attend). The workshop staff speak English and German.

Two ZIS Lower School students working on tablet computers together


Liam, Grade 12

Liam says that when you solve a math problem with logic it feels like you’ve been touched by brilliance.
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Liam, Grade 12
Voices Winter 2017

With a sci-fi novel under his belt, Leo can’t get enough of the written word.
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Leo, Grade 4
Voices Summer 2018
Valerie Monticone

Valerie, Grade 12, shares her love of languages.
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Valerie, Grade 12
Voices Summer 2019
ZIS Grade 8 student

Lucy, Grade 8, always has pen and paper to hand.
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Lucy, Grade 8
Voices Winter 2019

Emerson loves Kindergarten and says her favourite time is when the class gets to explore the forest.
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Emerson, Kindergarten
Voices Spring 2016