Leipzig International School
Founded in 1992 for a tiny group of expatriate children, Leipzig International School now welcomes more than 1,000 students to a learning community with strong local roots, attracting many German as well as international families.
From the age of one until graduation, students learn with us to become citizens of the world, while their parents form part of a united and caring community. Talented teachers, themselves internationally-minded and from diverse backgrounds, encourage and inspire students from first walking steps through to University applications.
As a learning community we take a holistic approach to education. We welcome you to explore our website to gain a deeper understanding of the educational experience and community LIS has to offer.
We empower all learners on their personal journeys of growth and challenge them to make a positive impact on themselves, our community and the world.
Leipzig International School is an inclusive learning community which empowers and inspires today‘s learners to make meaningful impacts in tomorrow‘s world.Our vision
Learning to be a Citizen of the World.
Lions are COURAGEOUS:
We have the courage to listen, empathise, persist, follow our passions, and grow.
We have the courage of our convictions knowing that we are members of a supportive and respectful learning community.
Lions are INCLUSIVE:
We embrace diversity by celebrating our common humanity, empowering all learners on their personal journeys of growth.
Lions are PROUD:
We recognise the unique opportunity we have as members of the LIS community and we enthusiastically embrace our responsibility to make a positive impact on ourselves, each other, and the world.
Please feel free to reach out to a member of our Admissions team to schedule a tour that best suits your family’s preferences and availability, whether in person or virtually, with our team members providing guidance and addressing all your inquiries.
Welcome to Leipzig International School!
At Leipzig International School we offer a dynamic, multi-cultural and multi-lingual international learning environment from Nursery to Grade 12. We are laying the foundation for all future successes of our learners and building a strong foundation for academic and personal growth in an inspirational setting.
Through our wide variety of learning experiences and our strong language programme, we equip our learners to become expressive communicators, thinkers, inventors and leaders. In our rich, diverse and inclusive community we empower today’s learners to make meaningful impacts in tomorrow’s world.
As an inclusive learning community, LIS offers a balanced and rich campus life. Through our celebration of diversity, we empower all learners on their personal journeys of growth. Diverse opportunities in the arts, music, sports and sciences allow every learner to follow their passions and discover new ones.
Our school offers an exceptional programme outside of the classroom, which gives learners unique opportunities that can only be experienced at LIS.
At LIS we give our students the opportunity to engage in a whole day of learning in and outside of the classroom. With a variety of co-curricular activities, every learner can explore their passions and develop new talents through sports, languages, arts, music, sciences and more.
- Leadership opportunities in Student Councils, Model UN etc.
- Holiday Camps – Surfing, Skiing Trips
- Global and local engagement