La Garenne School Logo

PARENTS   |   STAFF  |   STUDENTS    ALUMNI

Image is not available
Image is not available

The Ski Academy operates in partnership with Gryon Ski Club, to provide our students with professional instruction in alpine ski racing.

The Ski Academy operates in partnership with Gryon Ski Club, to provide our students with professional instruction in alpine ski racing.

The Ski Academy operates in partnership with Gryon Ski Club, to provide our students with professional instruction in alpine ski racing.

Ski Academy Video
Watch the video
Image is not available
Image is not available

Winter Camp Dates for Winter 2019 are available!

Click here for more info!

Winter Camp Dates for Winter 2019 are available!

Click here for more info!

Winter Camp Dates for Winter 2019 are available!

Click here for more info!

Image is not available
previous arrowprevious arrow
next arrownext arrow
PlayPause
Slider

Follow us on Social Media

 

LATEST BLOG UPDATES

life at La Garenne

Written by Mr. Barry Fitzgerald

Blog: Ski Expedition Weekend

This weekend the students will be participating in the long ski expedition weekend....

Read more

Written by Mr. Derek Lineham

Blog: La Garenne is to launch the MYP

 
La Garenne is in the process of becoming a candidate school for the...

Read more

Written by Mrs. Danielle Allard

Blog: Studying Patterns and Animals

This term in Reception we have been studying Patterns and Animals. We have identified...

Read more

Written by Mrs. Danielle Allard

Blog: Choir Club travelled to Manchester

On Sunday 10th February 2019 our Choir Club travelled to Manchester along with...

Read more

Written by Mr. Barry Fitzgerald

Blog: Mountain dinner

The students have enoyed the activities this term and the evening activities...

Read more

Written by Mr. Barry Fitzgerald

Blog: Cooking club

Yesterday our youngest students participated in their first cooking experience...

Read more

Written by Mrs. Danielle Allard

Blog: Year 1 and 2

In Science we have been learning about light and dark as part of the IPC unit:...

Read more

Written by Mrs. Danielle Allard

Blog: 'A Journey to Space'

In Literacy, Year 5 have been writing stories entitled 'A Journey to Space'....

Read more

Written by Mr. Derek Lineham

Blog: Year 8 have been studying rivers

Year 8 have been studying rivers and in yesterday's lesson we decided to go...

Read more

Written by Mr. Barry Fitzgerald

Blog: Chocolate cooking class

This week the students have been participating in the Swiss tradition of chocolate...

Read more

Slider

 

A QUICK LOOK AT LA GARENNE SCHOOL

outstanding features

Our Values

Individual attention

International family atmosphere

Global citizenship

High quality learning environment

Passion for learning

Read More

Academic Excellence

Global recognition

Qualified, passionate teachers

Educational programme in English

French lessons for all students

Small classes

Read More

Beyond the Classroom

Bilingualism

Holistic education

Art, drama & music

Expeditions

Clubs & activities

Read More

Pastoral Care

Day & boarding students

Ages 4 to 15

Safe & healthy environment

Exceptional surroundings

Modern facilities

Read More
Welcome

La Garenne International School welcomes children between the ages of 4 (Reception) and 15 (Year 10) of all nationalities from around the world. We pride ourselves on our English-French bilingual approach, giving students expertise in two languages. Students follow the official English national curriculum, in parallel with developing a mastery of the French language. 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

4-9

Ages
Cubs

10-12

Ages
Minis

13-15

Ages
Juniors

16-18

Ages
Seniors

Curriculum

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

Calendar

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 campus and enjoy the extraordinary panorama...

Take the Virtual Tour
Student Testimonials

Hello. My name is Samira, I am 8 years old and I’m from Nigeria. I live in London and sometimes...

read more

Samira D.

Nigeria

My name is Angelo and I joined La Garenne this year. It is an awesome experience and I enjoy it...

read more

Angelo S.

Italy

Hello, my name is Liana. I come from Los Angeles, California in the U.S.A. I am a ten-year-old girl...

read more

Liana F.

USA

My name is Grisha, I am 10 years old and I come from Russia. I came here six years ago...

read more

Grigory D.

Russia

Parent Testimonials

"Cela fait bientôt 4 ans que notre fille Alissia a intégré La Garenne. Aujourd'hui La Garenne est sa deuxième famille, elle y a trouvé un énorme soutien sur tous les plans qui se traduit par une grande joie de vivre. Chaque vacances est un déchirement, chaque reprise un bonheur de retrouver l'ensemble du staff à qui nous ne dirons jamais assez merci pour tout le déploiement de bienveillance, de gentillesse et de professionnalisme. Mille merci pour tout et pour toujours."

Caroline G.

Switzerland

"Warm hearts. Sharp minds. Best intentions. The skills to make it happen. We are proud and blessed to have found a home away from home. La Garenne offers a safe environment where our children can make mistakes and fail and where they are taught to get up, try harder and succeed. Priceless."

Karina F.

USA

"Amazing! Greatest primary boarding school in the world. Good friends, beautiful nature, very kind,excellent teachers and staff"

A family from Okinawa

Thank you for taking care of Pablo this term and for making his tough times easier . Once more it's great to let my son in your hands knowing he is really like at home with all the cares , love and values he lives in my family . THANK YOU!!!

Coqui A.

Spain

Thank you so much for taking care of Henry for the last three weeks. Henry had a wonderful time in La Garenne. He learned how to ski, how to sing a French song and he made a lot of friends as a boarder. We were quite worried about him before sending him as a boarder in a different country. Now he told us that he wanted to go back and stay for another two weeks. We knew he must have had so much fun there. We were so pleased with his changes and we will definitely send him back in the near future.

Parent of a 4 year old student

China

"We feel sad to leave La Garenne which provided Riko with comfortable home; however, we have decided to send her to Le Rosey so that she can face new challenges. We hope that Riko will have even more good memories than ever during the short rest of the year at La Garenne so that La Garenne will become her home for the rest of her life. We appreciate your countless efforts you devoted for Riko, and we are very pleased how she grew up."

A family from Japan

Japan

previous arrowprevious arrow
next arrownext arrow
PlayPause
Slider

Back to top