Private & International schools in Bern
Bern has several international primary and secondary day schools where lessons are usually taught in English. A number of international schools teach in French. Extracurricular activities and summer camps are an important element of these schools, allowing opportunities to socialise through varied activities.
Private and international schools in Bern have different course structures and curricula, enabling a choice of the best school for children's needs and future plans. Apart from entrance to the Swiss Federal Maturity, students can prepare for the International Baccalaureate French state exams and English and American university entrance. The International School of Berne recently started offering online full- or part-time studies towards a high school diploma, International Baccalaureate degree (IB) or Advanced Placement degree (AP).