School Info

CALENDAR

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SCHOOL CALENDAR

PARENTAL CALENDAR (SEPTEMBER 2019)

CANTEEN 

Each day students can enjoy the balanced and healthy variety of the hot lunch programme, which provides freshly prepared, nut-free dishes, along with vegetables and fresh fruit.

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UNIFORM 

The IST Uniform is mandatory for students from Pre-Kinder to MYP 3. The uniform collection is made up of mandatory and optional items, all of which can be ordered from IST’s official supplier, Unique Uniforms, directly from their Online Store.

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SCHOOL BUS 

A shuttle bus service is available on request.

ROUTE 1: Piazzale Besso - Lugano Centro - Viganello - Ruvigliana - Cassarate

ROUTE 2:  Lugano FFS - Massagno - Savosa - Porza - Cureglia - Origlio - Vezia

 

IST EDUCATIONAL VISION

To further develop the best IB inquiry-oriented, holistic, education grounded in Inspired and the IB, the International School of Ticino has the educational vision to; Inspire the extraordinary. This vision is at the heart of the planning and development of the school during the academic year and beyond, to truly ensure it comes to life. 

IST mission sTATEMENT

The International School of Ticino is committed to providing an excellent international education. We value the potential, character and unique talent of every individual. Through an inquiry-based approach our students become life-long learners and creative thinkers. Our innovative pedagogy encourages our students to respect each other, to respect the environment, to communicate through active dialogue and to create the foundations of a collaborative society. We achieve this within a safe, nurturing environment with a strong sense of  community at its heart.