Switzerland attracts thousands of students every year. The high reputation of its schools and a country where the quality of life is one of the best in the world is a highly desired destination for students and their families.
Today, we present you with one of Switzerland’s most prestigious boarding schools: Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz.
Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz, founded in 1904, is a Swiss international boarding school set in spectacular alpine landscape near St. Moritz. Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz is one of Switzerland’s leading international boarding schools, where students are brilliantly prepared for their higher education.
ETN Focus: Please introduce yourself and tell us about Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz?
Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz: The Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz, founded in 1904, is one of Switzerland’s leading international boarding schools. 200 boarders and 100 day students from over 35 nations are prepared for their higher education entrance qualification exams within a family environment. The students follow programmes leading to the International Baccalaureate Diploma, the Swiss Matura and the German Abitur.
Our truly international camps give children ages 6 to 17 the opportunity to experience a unique summer or winter at the Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz. In the summer we offer sports, digital skills, film acting or golf in combination with language courses (GER, ENG, FR). In the Winter Camp children (10–15 years of age) can study German or English, enjoy the outdoor winter experience of the beautiful Swiss Alps, have fun and make new friends from around the world.
ETN Focus: What makes you the right choice for international students who are looking to invest in a Swiss secondary education?
Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz: The Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz is one of the leading international boarding schools in Europe. Our graduates study at leading universities throughout the world. They assume responsibility for themselves and their fellow human beings and contribute to successfully shaping the future. As an ideologically independent school, we are guided by the values of individual creative endeavour, integrity and reliability as well as life-long friendship.
ETN Focus: What is the importance of diversity in your school?
Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz: Our school unites regional roots with internationality and worldwide open-mindedness. It brings together a host of different nationalities, cultures and value systems. This way of life demands from all members of our school community a high degree of respect, tolerance and cultural understanding. Our students should therefore grow up to become cosmopolitan, responsible citizens of the world.