Admission to ISI

Admission to Primary School (grades K-6)

There are two programs available in the Primary school, the English Stream and the Bilingual Stream. Please note that students need to be proficient in the Icelandic language to enter the Bilingual Stream. 

The English Stream at the International School of Iceland is intended for children whose families are temporarily located in Iceland. This includes foreign-service dependents, families who are sent to Iceland by a business for a contracted period of time, visiting scholars, etc.

The Bilingual Stream is intended for Icelandic or bilingual (Icelandic and another language) students who make Iceland their home. Instruction takes place in Icelandic and English.

Admission to the Middle School Program (grades 7-10)

The International School of Iceland is authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program (IB - MYP). We are proud to call ourselves an IB World School! IB World Schools share a common philosophy - a commitment to high-quality, challenging, international
education - that we believe is important for our students (


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The International School will accept students throughout the academic year as long as an appropriate place is available. Each application is considered on its individual merit. Our objective is to ascertain that the prospective student would benefit from the school. Kindergarten students should be five years by the time they begin school.