Education in Zagreb

International Schools in Zagreb

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International schools may help to create a familiar environment for children of expatriate families, but they also promote cross-cultural learning and provide a diverse environment. Typically, international schools function as private schools in that they require an admission application and tuition.  

International Baccalaureate (IB)

The IB program is offered by several private schools in Zagreb. It is taught under the supervision of the International Baccalaureate Organization. All students study languages, social science, experimental science, mathematics and arts.

The IB is divided into three programs determined by age:

  1. Primary Years Program (PYP) ages 3-12
  2. Middle Years Program (MYP) ages 11-16
  3. Diploma Program (DP) ages 16-18

International Schools in Zagreb

American International School
Address: Vocarska 106, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Tuition Rates: 6 275€ - 16 640€ per year

The American School of Zagreb was founded in May 1966 is the most widely recognized international school in Zagreb. It has kindergarten, elementary, middle, and high school programs. The curriculum is based on the American public school system, and International Baccalaureate is offered at the high school level. Instruction in English, but much of the student population speaks Croatian and other foreign languages fluently. Currently, 255 students representing 33 different nationalities attend AISZ.

The Learning Tree International Kindergarten (TLT)
Address: Lovcenska ulica 38, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Tel: +385-1-464-6566
Tuition Rates: 2,300 - 3,500 kn per month

An international kindergarten accredited by the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports in Croatia. Caters to children from 2 to 6 with instruction in English.

French International School in Zagreb

École Française de Zagreb
Address: Fratrovac 36, 10000 Zagreb
Tuition Rates: 30 205 - 48 960 HRK per year

The French School of Zagreb was established in 1996. It now has an enrollment of about 100 students representing some 10 nationalities from kindergarten to 9th grade. Courses comply with the French curriculum, but Croatian language, history, and geography courses are offered in compliance with the Croatian curriculum.

German International School in Zagreb

Deutsche Internationale Schule
Address: Fratrovac 36, 10000 Zagreb
Tuition Rates: Inquire at school

The German International School of Zagreb opened in September 2004. The language of instruction is German, but there are beginning German classes for students who are not proficient in German. Kindergarten, primary school, and high school programs are offered.

Update 14/03/2016


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