La Garenne School Logo


La Garenne Logo Mobile

Welcome to La Garenne School
Welcome to La Garenne School
scroll down

Follow us on Social Media



75th Celebrations & Graduation 



FRIDAY 16th JUNE 2023:
Venue: La Garenne Campus

15:00 Arrival of Parents
15:30-16:30 School Show (Year 1 to DP1)
16:30-18:00 Cocktails
18:00-19:00 Primary & Secondary Prize Giving & MYP5 Graduation


SATURDAY 17th JUNE 2023:
09:00-12:00 Check out for all students (passport + luggage)

Guided tour of the school by prefects + boarders


DP 2 Graduation
16:30              Guest registration for DP2 Graduation
17:00 DP2 Graduation (optional for non-DP2 parents)


Start of the 75th Festivities
17:45 Registration for 75th Anniversary
17:45 - 19:30    Cocktail Party
19:30 - 23:45

75th anniversary celebration - Dress code: Smart & Colourful


SUNDAY 18th JUNE 2023:
08:00-17:00 Student Airport departures


Attending the end of year events is obligatory for all students and no early departures will be allowed. We strongly suggest you book your hotel or accommodation now as it will be a very busy festive weekend in Villars. 




You can find a useful list of hotels and other accommodation on the school website: https://www.la-garenne.ch/info/links

Preferential rates are being offered for our guests at the following hotels:


Please mention La Garenne's 75th Anniversary when making your booking. 


Dress Code

Smart and Colourful (tie not obligatory, high heels not recommended)

Remember that the weather is uncertain in the Alps. It may be warm or chilly at night.


Shuttle Service

Due to logistic reasons, the road to La Garenne will be closed. Therefore, all cars will need to be parked next to the cable car (Téle Villars-Gryon).

A Shuttle service will run between the car park and the school.

Children Playground (Saturday Evening Only)
From 17h00 to 21h00 a playground supervised by our teachers will be accessible (game supervison only).


Play Area for Children

From 17h00 to 21h00 a playground supervised by our teachers will be accessible (game supervison only).


Shuttle Bus Schedule

Villars Telecabine (Cable Car)   <->   La Garenne Campus 


12h00 - 18h00 (non-stop)



09h30 - 14h30 (non-stop)

16h45 - 19h30 (non-stop)

22h00 - 01h00 (non-stop) 



parents map


Useful links:

Map & Transport
Tourist Office








Outstanding Features

Our Values

Personal attention

International diversity

Global awareness

Healthy living

Passion for learning

Read More

Academic Excellence

Accredited curriculum

Passionate teaching

Lessons in English

French for all

Small class sizes

Read More

Beyond the Classroom

Outdoor learning

Art, drama & music


Snow sports

Clubs & activities

Read More

Pastoral Care

Day & boarding

Safe environment

Wraparound care

Exceptional location

State of the art campus

Read More

La Garenne welcomes young people aged 4 to 18 from more than 30 nations to our exceptional school in the Swiss Alps.
We pride ourselves on our bilingual approach, giving students mastery of French and English. Our students follow globally accredited programmes of study, creating informed, globally competent, and future-ready learners. La Garenne’s core values are academic excellence, a close-knit family atmosphere, security and cultural diversity.

Read more


Primary School


Middle School


Senior School


We value academic excellence through highly committed and passionate teachers, inquiry-based learning, state-of-the-art educational technology.

Read More

School Blog

Academic excellence, a warm international family ambience in which diversity is welcomed, and a safe location in exceptional surroundings, are our core values.

Read More

Beyond the Classroom

Activities are extremely important in the development of a child. As well as enriching a child, these activities support his or her wellbeing, evolution...

Read More

La Garenne Camps

Children from around the world join our authentic Swiss summer and winter camps, with a choice of sessions...

Read More

Term Dates

Important dates of the school year

Read More

Photo Gallery

Click on the image for the photo gallery: see school life at La Garenne and enjoy new photos each week...

Read More

Boarding Life

Your child receives individual attention from our professional, caring staff. Our shared goal is to raise happy, motivated, healthy and resilient...

Read More

Virtual Tour

Click on the image for a virtual tour: see La Garenne and Le Roc Campus and enjoy the extraordinary panorama...

Take the Virtual Tour

Back to top