World citizens made in Dresden

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.

See how we do it

The DIS Values

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





Comprehensive Education from Age 1 to Grade 12

News & Events

Open House

Join our Open House on Thursday, 1 February 2024 and get to know us and our school campus. 

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Winter Around the World Concert

All students, families, friends and staff are cordially invited to our Winter Around the World Concert on Friday, 15 December at 16:00. 

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Whole School Buddies

New mentoring opportunities for our students started. Each Primary School student is paired up with a Secondary School student to meet several times a year to do various activities.

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Alumni Get-Together

All former students are invited to join our annual Alumni Christmas event on Friday, 22 December 2023. 

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Chemistry Lab Refurbishment

We are currently modernizing our chemistry lab with the support of our Fundraising Association.

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Co-Curricular Offerings

We are thrilled to announce that we are offering a great co-curricular program for Primary and Secondary students in Semester 1. We know how important these programs are for our students to be connected, have fun, extend their learning, and to feel part of the community. 

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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

  • 27

    Years of Success

  • 500


  • 50

    Different Nations

  • 35

    Avg. DIS Diploma Points

  • 49

    After School Activities

  • 1:7

    Teacher Student Ratio

  • 155

    Digital Devices 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

Parent Coffee Morning


Market Day

Preschool Campus

Winter Around The World Concert

Alumni Get-Together

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