Founded in 1995, ISF is a private, international school in the Frankfurt-Rhein-Main region offering a world-class education to around 850 students from 50 different nations. Our students become part of a community of learners on a state-of-the-art campus and matriculate to the finest universities in Germany and around the world.
We offer a full-day academic program for students from Kindergarten through Grade 12 with optional after school care for students in Kindergarten to Grade 6. We offer individual support and care for our students and rich extracurricular and sports programs in a stimulating, international school environment.
ISF has excellent train, motorway, and school bus connections to Frankfurt to the east and Wiesbaden to the west and is located near the popular expatriate towns and villages in the Taunus hills. Our multilingual setting offers non-German students the opportunity to learn German quickly. German native speakers are able continue with their native language through a solid German curriculum that has a standard equivalent to that of the state of Hesse. We have excellent native-speaker and foreign language English programs; French and Spanish are also offered at foreign levels; and Korean and Japanese are offered at native-speaker levels.
ISF is a member of the global SABIS® School Network that has an active presence in 20 countries on five continents and educates over 70,000 students. ISF is also an International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) World School. The school conducts The College Board PSAT and SAT I and II examinations and offers a full Advanced Placement (AP® ) curriculum as an alternative to the IB Diploma.
The school is accredited by Accreditation International, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, and the National Council of Private Schools Association (NCPSA) in the U.S. ISF is also a U.S. State Department-approved school. The ISF High School Diploma is recognized by universities throughout the U.S.
ISF is a regular member of the European Council of International Schools (ECIS) and The Council of International Schools (CIS) and is an approved Cambridge Examination Centre for the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE).
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