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: 21-07-17
Whole School
Summer Holidays


The school is now closed for the summer holidays and will not open again until Wednesday 30th August.

If you wish to contact the school then please send an email to:, but please allow 5 working days for an answer.


The students are expected back to school on either Tuesday 5th of September for DP2 or Wednesday for MYP1-5 and DP1.


Click on "read more" for more information and links to information documents.


We wish you all a lovely summer and look forward to seeing you in September.




Date: 06-07-17
Diploma Programme & FLE Ceremony


The exam results are published, and after the vacation the school will receive the official diplomas from the IB. Before then you can collect, from the Esserberg, a school verified copy of the results.The official diploma will be issued at the Diploma Programme ceremony on 15 September at 19.30. Our congratulations for the DP2 class of 2017!


FLE English A Language and Literature exam results

Congratulations to all FLE students who passed their English A Language and Literature Certificate. The official IB Certificate will be issued at the Certificate Ceremony on Friday 22 September, 19.30, so please keep that date free in your agenda! You will receive a formal invitation after the summer holidays.

Date: 28-06-17
DP2 Exam Results to Universities

For more information about submitting a "request for results" to Universities, please click on read more below.


Date: 27-06-17
End of the Year Programme for DP1

Now that the lessons are almost finished and the school year is coming to an end, we would like to give you an overview of the last three weeks of term for the current DP1 students.


Please click the link below for the information.


Letter to DP1 students re end and start of year.pdf

Date: 16-06-17
Winners of the 500 word challenge!

On Tuesday 13th June, the winners of the 500 word challenge were announced. The 500 word challenge is a competition for which students write their own creative story in 500 words. The students of MYP1 and MYP2 have participated in the challenge this year.


Click on read more to find out who won!


500 word challenge.pdf


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