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International School Hamburg:
Located in Gross Flottbek, in the Altona district of northwest Hamburg in northern Germany, the International School Hamburg is a co-educational day school for Primary 1 (age 3) to Grade 12. The school was founded in 1957 as the first international school in Germany and offers an early childhood program, junior and senior school with programs taught primarily in English, the International Baccalaureate (IB) Program, a special needs department and English as a Second Language.

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The International School Hamburg has been offering the International Baccalaureate (IB) since 1979. It is recognised as a pre-university course and is designed to facilitate the mobility of students and to promote international understanding. The International School Hamburg exists to provide and international education conducted primarily in English for members of the expatriate and internationally mobile German communities resident in Hamburg.

Affiliations:

Photo of International School in HamburgISH is a member of the European Council of International School, the North-West European Council of International Schools, the Association of German International Schools, and the International Baccalaureate Organisation. Through these four organisations ISH is affiliated with over 600 international schools worldwide.

Mission:
Our mission is to provide students with an international education which seeks to develop their full potential and to foster understanding, respect for others, freedom of thought and expression, enjoyment of learning and personal responsibility.

Values:
The International School Hamburg is committed to the principle of equality of opportunity for all of its students and to promoting an ethos of pride in achievement, of mutual cooperation and respect and of cultural and religious tolerance.

Philosophy:

We believe that a good education is an essential preparation for life.  Such an education is concerned with the growth of the whole person and the development of the full potential of students.

Learning should be stimulating, challenging and enjoyable. It should promote freedom of thought and expression, independent and critical thinking, and creativity.

All our students are encouraged to fulfill their academic potential, though success should not be judged solely by academic achievements. We believe that equal weight should be given to academic, personal and social development.

Further we believe that we are members of a community that respects the inherent dignity of every human being, values diversity, and promotes human rights for all.

Programs:

- Day Programs from primary 1 (age 3) to Grade 12
- Programs are taught primarily in English
- International Baccalaureate (IB) Program
- Early Childhood Program
- Junior School
- Senior School
- English as a Second Language Classes
- Special Need Department for small group learning

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Address: Hemmingstedter Weg 130, Hamburg, Germany
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2020-04-30 were from:

Turkey;   Dublin, Ireland;   Clovis, California., USA;   HAMBURG, USA;   Wejherowo, Poland;   Hamburg;   Ostrava, Czech Republic;   Germany;   Tegucigalpa, Honduras;   México, Mexico;   and more.
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- International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme and International Baccalaureate Diploma Program.
- Strong athletics, performing arts and visual arts programs.
- Full range of after school activities and service projects.

English is the language of instruction, but German is mandatory. English as a Second Language is taught as well as Dutch, Japanese, Korean, Swedish, French and Spanish.