Velkommen

  • Velkommen til International School Telemark.

Vi er en spennende og voksende internasjonal skole i Porsgrunn, en attraktiv kystby i Telemark, Norge. Blant elever, foreldre og ansatte ved IST er over 25 forskjellige nasjonaliteter representert. Skolen ble grunnlagt i 2004 og har vokst jevnt det siste tiåret til over 180 elever fordelt på 1. til 10.klasse.

Vi er en IB World School og tilbyr International Baccalaureate (IB) barne- (PYP) og ungdomsskole (MYP) program til elever fra hele verden: www.ibo.org  IST er medlem av European Council of International Schools: www.ecis.org  og fast medlem av Nordic Network of International Schools: www.nordicnetworkonline.net/

Egenskaper ved IST inkluderer:

  • Internasjonal undervisning av høy kvalitet i små klasser;
  • Et utfordrende og stimulerende pensum i et multi-kulturelt miljø;
  • Exciting and creative teaching that engages students and responds to their diverse skills and needs;
  • Excellent test results in Norwegian nationalprøver;
  • The use of English as the working language of the school;
  • Well qualified, dedicated and professional staff;
  • Strong links to other international schools and the IB;
  • The promotion of Norwegian as the host country language, and of both international and Norwegian culture;
  • Strong links and cooperation with other international schools and the local community in Telemark;
  • Approval by Utdanningsdirekoratet (The Norwegian Directorate for Education and Training) and full compliance with the private school legal framework.

Our whole school and community focus for this academic year is on the school environment, especially our core goal of quality learning and wellbeing for all. This focus also includes respect, resilience, responsibility and reliability.

We look forward to seeing you.

Dr Richard Caffyn (Principal)