Dresden International School is the premier IB World School in Saxony offering a full-day programme for students from age one to Grade 12. Our school is a diverse community of learners that practice the highest standards of rigour in learning and teaching. We prepare students as successful international citizens, through a rounded education taught in English. Students become successful and independent learners and compassionate citizens, who are prepared for high academic achievement in school and in universities throughout Germany and worldwide.

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The DIS Values

Our values are the behaviours we develop and practice in our school.





Upcoming Events

Open House @ Preschool (Kita)

November 8-9, 2019

Everybody interested is invited to join our Open Day and Open House at our Preschool (Goetheallee 18, 01309 Dresden). Learn more about the program we provide for our youngest students aged 1-5 and get to know our staff. We are looking forward to welcoming you.


November 12, 2019

We hold an "Infoabend" (open house event) for prospective families so you may have a first-hand look at our school, learn more about the programme, and gain a better sense of whether your child might be a good fit at DIS. The event will be held in German.

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Volleyball Tournament

November 21-23, 2019

Come out and cheer for our DIS girlsVolleyball Dragons team at the Dresdner Sports Club (Magdeburger Str. 12 Dresden).

Tournament play: 22nd & 23rd November 2019

Host families Still Needed!!!
35 Families to Go...  

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Preschool Campus

The preschool students (ages 1-5) learn in a beautiful, historic villa with large grounds in Dresden-Blasewitz. The environment is child centred, based on best early childhood learning practices provided by highly qualified, dedicated and caring staff.


School Campus

Students from Kindergarten and from Grade 1 to Grade 12 study at the school campus in Dresden-Altstadt. The modern campus facilities with a large sports hall offer excellent opportunities for students to progress in their learning successfully at all ages.


Why DIS Scores Highly

  • 23

    Years of Success

  • 500


  • 50

    Student Nationalities

  • 34

    Avg. DIS Diploma Points

  • 49

    After School Activities

  • 1:7

    Teacher Student Ratio

  • 155

    Computers for Students

  • 70%

    Teacher with 10+ Years Experience

Patricia Schneidewind

Alumni Spotlight

Being taught in an environment where humanism, empathy, and the importance of being an independent thinker and embracing a life-time of learning has at its core set the foundation for my work in Human Rights and Development.

  • 98%

    DIS IB Diploma Pass Rate

  • 94%

    DIS Students attending University

Upcoming Events

Grades 6-12 Conferences

School Campus

Grades 6-12 Conferences

School Campus

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