The school's mission is to provide a challenging and supportive learning environment that encourages students to become independent and critical thinkers, effective communicators, and responsible global citizens. With a student body representing over 50 nationalities and a faculty composed of experienced and dedicated educators, ISL offers a diverse and inclusive community that fosters cultural understanding and respect.
ISL's curriculum is based on the International Baccalaureate (IB) program, which emphasizes inquiry-based learning, interdisciplinary studies, and the development of essential skills such as critical thinking, creativity, and communication. The school offers the IB Primary Years Program (PYP), Middle Years Program (MYP), and Diploma Program (DP), as well as Advanced Placement (AP) courses for students in grades 11 and 12.
In addition to its rigorous academic program, ISL provides a wide range of extracurricular activities and sports programs, including soccer, basketball, volleyball, swimming, and tennis. The school also offers a variety of clubs and organizations, such as Model United Nations, debate, drama, music, and community service, that allow students to explore their interests and develop their leadership skills.
The International School of Lusaka is a dynamic and vibrant community that values academic excellence, cultural diversity, and social responsibility. Whether you are a local or an expatriate, ISL is a great place to learn, grow, and make lifelong friendships.