Vacancies available for
PYP5 and 6 English, MYP2 English,
MYP3 Bilingual,MYP3 English
for the 2017/2018 academic year.

International English Programmes

Our International IB programmes offer an international curriculum within the framework of the IB Primary Years and Middle Years programmes, (PYP and MYP). Vasa International School of Stockholm is IB-certified for PYP, and is currently a MYP candidate school.

 

A small, friendly school with a global outlook

The Vasa International School of Stockholm is an International Baccalaureate, (IB), World School that provides an inspirational, multicultural education at the heart of Stockholm.
 
With a strongly international outlook, combining the IB and Swedish curricula, the School strives to facilitate challenging and inclusive learning experiences with highly competent staff who encourage pupils to reflect, inquire and take action.
 
The School is intrinsically international. Pupils and staff alike come from diverse backgrounds, thereby providing an enriching educational experience – one that equips children with the skills and qualities they need to navigate and succeed in the global arena.  

 

International Bilingual Programmes

Our bilingual, (English and Swedish), programmes are based on the IB Primary Years and Middle Years, (PYP and MYP), programmes, while also following the Swedish National Curriculum. These courses are taught in English and Swedish, providing an invaluable opportunity for pupils to learn in a bilingual context.

Latest news

Please find attached our current Mission statement and School Philosophy.
These statements have been created with the contribution of many different stakeholders of the school, such as the teachers, the parents, the students and the management team.

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12/01/2017
OPEN HOUSE, January 28th 2017
23/05/2016
Europaskolan Vasastan, Europaskolan International become Vasa International School of Stockholm 
21/05/2016
Vasa International website launched
16/05/2016
Eknäs Gård open for more regular pupil visits

Our philosophy

At Vasa International School of Stockholm we value and develop the international profile of all our stakeholders. As an IB World school, we are committed to the IB vision for the creation of a collaborative, diverse community united by a mission to make the world a better place through meaningful education.

At our school we promote the learning of different languages and the understanding of different cultures. Our students, their families and our staff are multicultural, multilingual and as a community we embrace and promote all those different identities and cultures.

By aiming to instill the IB values into the hearts of all stakeholders we encourage our students, teachers and parents to strive to become inquirers, knowledgeable, thinkers, communicators, principled, open-minded, caring, courageous, balanced and reflective.
 

As a school, we promote collaboration and effective teamwork at all levels and we inspire each other to ask questions and learn through meaningful inquiry. We set challenging goals and develop the perseverance to achieve them.We also value reflection as a means to deepen our understanding and to improve teaching and learning.

As an IB school, we further value the importance of taking action as a means of connecting our learning to real-life situations and as a means to improve ourselves and the world around us.

Our mission statement

Vasa International School of Stockholm is a small, family-like, multicultural IB World school that strives to foster a challenging, open-minded and inclusive environment for its students.

We aim to be caring and inspiring teachers, ambitious and principled students, and informed and engaged parents.

Our mission is to stimulate curiosity through inquiry and encourage respectful relationships between all stakeholders.

We constantly seek to empower students to express themselves individually and collaboratively, preparing them for the challenges of the future and encouraging them to become lifelong learners and active global citizens.