Best Schools to Study in the Mountains

Benefits of going to school on the Mountain

Who doesn’t dream of attending school in a spectacular setting? Life-changing learning takes place both in and out of the classroom.

At world schools, you can discover schools in panoramic mountain settings with stunning views. Breath the fresh air, participate in exciting outdoor activities, discover new cultures.


Outdoor Activities

Mountain based international schools offer so much more, than just classes. Students will learn exciting new winter and summer sports programs and keep the skills all their life. Activities range from mountaineering, skiing, ski touring, snowboarding, rock climbing, mountain and downhill biking, studying flora and fauna and so much more. Some schools offer several day expeditions with overnights in traditional mountain huts or camping under the stars.

Fresh Air

Sending your kid away from the city to a school in nature can change your child’s life. Students breathe more deeply and grow up in a healthy environment.

Inspirational Learning Environment

Studying on the mountain can trigger creativity and out of the box thinking. When living in such an environment, students will forget typical city stress. They will be able to focus on the essentials, improving their overall performance.

Selection of schools in stunning mountain settings:

Schools in alphabetical order, no ranking:

Aiglon College

Aiglon College

A school that will challenge you like no other. Aiglon College is a renowned, non-profit independent boarding school located high in the Swiss Alps, in the village of Chesières-Villars. Our ...
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La Garenne International School

La Garenne International School

Founded in 1947, La Garenne International School is one of the leading primary/middle boarding schools located on the balcony of the Swiss Alps. Owned and managed since two generations by ...
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Le Régent Crans-Montana College

Le Régent Crans-Montana College

An independent British international co-educational boarding and day school for pupils aged 4-18. Le Régent is an Independent British International Boarding and Day School situated on the Haut Plateau of ...
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Send your request to those schools

The popular schools can have long waiting lists. We advise you to apply early in order to secure places, so make sure, that you start investigating well in advance. Then start approaching the schools’ admissions offices or use the world schools request function.

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