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.

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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

World Fest

Our annual World Fest is taking place at the School Campus on Saturday, 24th of June.

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Good Luck!

Congratulations go to our 28 graduates who are ready for their next step in life - we are proud of them and wish them the best of luck!

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Summer Language Camp

The DIS offers a language camp for students from Dresden and region during the summer break. This is a one-week full-time program for participants to learn either English or German.

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Grade 5 Exhibition

Our Grade 5s had the opportunity to present their culminating project of the Primary Year Program in their Exhibition Museums. ​​

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DP Visual Arts Exhibition

If you were unable to visit the Visual Arts Exhibition of our Grade 12 students, have a look at the online exhibition and enjoy the amazing art works.

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Co-Curricular Offerings

We are thrilled to announce that we are again offering a great co-curricular program for Primary and Secondary students in Semester 2. 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

  • 26

    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

Spring Family Picnic

Preschool Campus

Sport Day

Preschool Campus

World Fest

School Campus

Secondary School Student-Led Conferences

School Campus

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