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St. Gilgen International School is a co-educational day and boarding school for students between the ages of 9 and 18. We are located 30 minutes from Salzburg in a small alpine village. The village of St. Gilgen enjoys a beautiful lakeside setting on Lake Wolfgang, surrounded by mountains.  

We offer a primary and middle school curriculum leading to the highly regarded International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma qualification in the final two years.  All classes are taught in English.

St. Gilgen International School has the following characteristics:

• a focus on academic excellence

• an exceptionally strong sporting and adventure/outdoor
   education programme that reflect our alpine, lakeside location

• strengths in music, art, theatre and design

• a commitment to internationalism, leadership and
   community service

• unique buildings in a beautiful location creating an outstan-
   ding environment for learning

Teaching is characterized by attention to the individual. Our small classes and experienced teachers ensure that all our students can grow and develop their talents.  We undertake to provide a 21st century education that ensures our students leave us well prepared for university, having experienced unparalleled learning opportunities inside and outside the classroom.

Sport | 02 July 2015
Latest news
He Who DARES, Wins
The Dare 2015

On Saturday 9th of May, the fourth Dare adventure race took place.  After months of preparation, 12 teams from six different schools undertook a gruelling 5 to 6 hour race using the best of the outdoor environment that surrounds StGIS, and all of the outdoor equipment that we have at our disposal.  ...

About Us

St. Gilgen International School near Salzburg in Austria is a co‑educational day and boarding school for students between the ages of 9 and 18. The language of instruction is English. We offer a primary and middle school curriculum. StGIS is fully accredited by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) to offer the prestigious International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma in the final two years.

The focus at St. Gilgen International School is on: academic excellence; a strong sports and outdoor education programme; flourishing theatre, music, art and design departments; a commitment to internationalism, leadership and community service. Our small classes, low student-to-teacher ratio and experienced teachers allow our students to receive the attention they need to develop their talents and ensure they are well-prepared for university.

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St. Gilgen International School
Ischlerstrasse 13
5340 St. Gilgen, Austria
Tel.+43 (0) 6227 202 59
Fax.+43 (0) 6227 202 59 10
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