Educating the students of today to be the world citizens of tomorrow



Welcome to the International School Groningen.

The International School Groningen serves the needs of the International Community in the north of the Netherlands. Situated close to the city of Groningen the school is easily accessible by road and public transport.

Through the International Baccalaureate Organisation

the school provides high quality English language

education in a pleasant, secure and stimulating

environment to students aged from 11 to 18.



Latest news and information:

Date: 10-02-17
40 Minute Timetable

Due to reports meetings in the Dutch school, the week after the February break Monday-Thursday we will have a 40 minute timetable.


Lesson Times        
1st hour 08:20 - 09:00 6th hour 12:00 - 12:40
2nd hour 09:00 - 09:40 Break (25 mins)
3rd hour 09:40 - 10:20 7th hour 13:05 - 13:45
Break (20 mins) 8th hour 13:45 - 14:25
4th hour 10:40 - 11:20 9th hour 14:25 - 15:05
5th hour 11:20 - 12.00        
Date: 08-02-17
DP, MYP 4&5
Mock Exams (DP2), Test Week (MYP4/5, DP1) & Oral Exam Schedule

The mock exam (DP2) and test week (MYP4/5DP1) will run from March 2nd - March 8th.

Please note Thursday March 2nd runs a 40 minute timetable so times maybe a little different than ususal!

For MYP4&5 the content has now been published in Managebac messages.

The schedules and timetables are published under 'read more'.


Date: 27-02-17
John Malkovich & Friends - Call Me God (DP & FLE only)

On Saturday 18th of March the whole of DP and Fast Lane English will be visiting the Oosterpoort to watch John Malkovich in "A dictator's final speech".


For more details, please click on read more.


Date: 27-02-17
International Women's Day

On Thursday 9th March ISG students will be involved in workshops and talks on the topic of gender equality.

These will take place between 10.00 and 12.00. There will be a variety of activities from photoshop workshops to talks by experts on Women's representation in media and popular culture.

Please download the full information letter here: IWD letter[1].pdf

Date: 27-02-17
Personal Project Exhibition

Just before the vacation we celebrated with MYP5 another highly successful end to the Personal project process with a great exhibition and presentation of student work. The amazing standards again show what talented and imaginative students we have in the school. The photos can be seen by clicking this link

Date: 09-02-17
Guest Speakers MYP4&5

It has been a busy couple of months for MYP4 and MYP5 during their mentor lessons. As part of their careers and university guidance programme pupils have had different ISG parents talking about their career paths and life journeys. Pupils have learnt about the Canterbury earthquake disaster in New Zealand in 2010 and 2016 from the perspective of the New Zealand Red Cross as well as the perspective of a mother (Jolie Wills) of pupils at ISG.

Click on "Read More" below to see who else has visited us and to see some great photos and video.


Click here for the news archive.