International & Private Schools in Lucerne Nearby private & international schools

Finding a private or international school in the Central Switzerland region around the city of Lucerne.

Private & International schools in Lucerne

The best-known international primary and secondary schools in Lucerne are the International School of Zug & Lucerne (the Lucerne Campus of the ISZL has closed in June 2016, but the schools has two locations rather cloase to Lucerne, in the Zug area) and the Four Forest Bilingual School, which offers pre-school to primary classes in German & English. Extra-curricular activities and summer camps are an important element of these schools.

German private schools in Luzern are listed on the IG Luzerner Privatschulen website.

School curricula

International schools in Lucerne offer the following curricula:

  • ISZL (Early Years 1 to Grade 5) the units of study are rooted in the Primary Years Programme (PYP).
  • Four Forest School Bilingual School ages 3 to 12 years offering Pre-School and primary school (1 to Grade 6).


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Author: Jeannette Ruival

Jeannette Ruival was born and raised in Central Switzerland and is a native German speaker. After her commercial school and training in Switzerland she spent ten years living and working in the USA. It was during this time that she became familiar with the needs and expectations of expatriates through her own experience. Jeannette has been a relocation consultant for Packimpex in Zug and Lucerne for the past seven years. She has an in-depth knowledge of the region and is fluent in German and English.

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