Haut-Lac International Bilingual School

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Basic Information

Address: Chemin de Pangires 26, St-Légier la Chiésaz, 1806 St-Légier
Phone Number: (+41) 21 555 50 00
Director/Owner: (+41) 21 555 50 00

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Haut-Lac International Bilingual School
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Additional Information

CIS Coordinator: (+41) 21 555 50 00
Human Resources Executive Director: (+41) 21 555 50 00
Ages: 3-18
Accreditation/Affiliation: CIS / IBO / EcoSeek Foundation/ World Academy of Sport / AVDEP
Nationalities: International (50+)
Language(s): English – French Bilingual Stream / English-only Stream
School Types: International Bilingual IB School
Financial Aid:

contact admissions@haut-lac.ch

Enrollment: contact admissions@haut-lac.ch
School Setting:

In a small town (St-Légier La Chiésaz) nestled in the hills above Lake Geneva in Switzerland, near larger towns of Vevey, Montreux and Lausanne

School Schedule (Hours in Day): (Hours in Day): (7:15 breakfast club) 8:30 – 15:30 (surveillance available until 18:00)
Classroom Size: 15
Student/Teacher Ratio: 6:1

Dimensions Primary Curriculum based on UK framework, IB MYP, IBDP, High School Diploma, Swiss Bilingual Cycle, IB Sport and Study for student athletes

Percentage of Graduating Class: 95% in 2019 (33.3 avg compared to 29.9 world avg)
Support Services:

Individual Needs Programme

Extracurricular Activities: over 150+ clubs
Admissions Requirements:

Case specific

Admissions Deadline: contact admissions@haut-lac.ch
Philosophy/Belief Statement:

To provide students with the knowledge, skills and resources needed for living, learning and achieving in a global 21st century context

School History:

Haut-Lac International Bilingual School opened its doors in Vevey in 1993 when the benefits of an international education were less known than they are today. With only 13 students, the founding directors took on the challenge of educating the community on the advantages of a bilingual education, whilst also playing teacher, lunch supervisor, and bus driver

Travel/Living Accommodations: 7 bus shuttles routes extend to a 30km radius from the school campuses
Notes/School Information:

400+ graduates, -600 students, 100 academic staff, only school in Switzerland approved by World Academy of Sport to provide extended IB Programmes for student-athletes, skiing programme in the Winter, Summer/Easter/Winter Camps Programmes