International High School of Wroclaw, together with other schools of a Polish public charity (NGO) Foundation of International Education is a part of the oldest non-public school complex in Lower Silesia, established in 1990, just after the democratic changes in Central Europe.
The school was established in 2014 and it is certified as IB World School and offers IB Diploma Programme. It has also rights of a Polish public school.
Teachers and campus
The teaching faculty is a carefully selected team of experienced professionals specializing in bilingual and international teaching. The school offers an inspiring learning and teaching environment in its new campus - called Center of International Education. The campus was awarded in 2017 as one of the most beautiful public buildings in the city of Wrocław.
The main goal of our educational programme is the holistic development of the student, whom we perceive holistically.
Learning at our school is aimed at developing the following cognitive attitudes:
- curiosity about the world and a desire to broaden knowledge in order to become a lifelong learner
- a willingness to develop one’s own interests
- critical and independent thinking with an appreciation for different perspectives
Next to the main teaching language English the school offers in IB Diploma Programme mother tongues of the students and additionally one foreign language German or Spanish.
In accordance with its educational programme and mission, International High School of Wroclaw offers extracurricular activities that promote the holistic development and academic, artistic and physical activity. Therefore, at the school there are classes preparing for competitions, special interest groups, and sports teams. A lot depends also on the students themselves! Every year we are ready for suggestions from students and parents. As far as possible, we organize classes that allow students to develop.
Wolves Athletic Programme
From the beginning of the academic year 2017/2018 school has expanded its educational offer by introducing a new Athletic Program for students, which is offered to each student and consists of 8 sport clubs run in coioperation with professional sport clubs of Wrocław and Lower Silesia region. The school teams take part in international tournaments in Poland and abroad on a regular basis and are hosts of their own sport events.
Extended voluntary activities are a part of the schools' and IB curriculum and encourage students to develop better understanding of contemporary social problems and develop a sense of responsibilty.
Preparation for studying at univeristies and futer careers
Students at IHSW receive offers from universities from all over the globe and are supported by school's specialists in developing their educational and career plans.