Inspire • Engage • Empower

Inspire

learners to lead healthy, fulfilling, and purposeful lives, preparing them to adapt and contribute responsibly to our changing world.

Engage

a diverse community in an authentic global education, within a nurturing student-centered environment.

Empower

learners to:

  • think critically and creatively;
  • work cooperatively and independently;
  • listen and communicate effectively;
  • act with compassion, integrity, respect and intercultural understanding.

The ISP Mission Explained

“ISP is mission-driven, student-focused, future-leaning, high performing and a safe, secure place for learning.”

– Most recent accreditation report

ISP Mission

ISP for me

Inspire

learners to lead healthy, fulfilling, and purposeful lives, preparing them to adapt and contribute responsibly to our changing world.

Engage

a diverse community in an authentic global education, within a nurturing student-centered environment.

Empower

learners to:

  • think critically and creatively;
  • work cooperatively and independently;
  • listen and communicate effectively. and
  • act with compassion, integrity, respect and intercultural understanding.
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Melanie Buff Early Childhood and Elementary Parent
ISP provides the tools that enable all students to confidently navigate through this ever-changing world. I see the importance of the ISP Mission empowering my  two Elementary students and as a voluntary Student Community Association Board member.
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Susanna Bäckman Upper School Parent and ISP Board Trustee
To me, the ISP Mission is the driving force behind the enthusiasm, passion and curiosity creating a first-class learning environment in our school, brought to to life every day by the whole community.
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Albert Čečetka ISP Alumnus, Class of 2020
I’ve been at ISP practically my whole life since I was four years old, it is more than a school for me and it lives its mission. It is a special community and for me, a second home.
alex
Alex Upper School Student
ISP is all about inspiring and empowering students like me to become their best selves. I am challenged to follow through and attain my dreams by being engaged with learning, people and the environment around me.
Malinova-Sandra
Sandra Malinova Activities Associate
Everyone in our community contributes to the ISP mission through sports, service or other extracurricular activities. Anyone who joins us leaves with more knowledge, personal balance, integrity, compassion, global responsibility and is on the path to becoming a true cosmopolitan citizen.
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Samira Bello Early Childhood Educator
ISP for me is a place where immersive and rich learning spaces are curated by teachers to allow learners to feel a sense of safety and belonging, while having voice and choice in their learning.