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A surprising number of opportunities are available for children to learn at international schools in and around Neuss. Four are established, a couple reaching back several decades. They  offer a variety of curricula as well as unique styles of approach to education.

A few local schools in the German system offer some English language education as part of their bilingual curriculum.

The international schools in the region are ISR International School on the Rhine in Neuss,  ISD International School of Düsseldorf in the state capital, IS Ruhr International School Ruhr in situated in Essen and St Georges International English School is located in Duisburg.

A harmonious sense of community is an important goal of such schools as is preparedness for later careers and contribution to worldly affairs.

International School of Düsseldorf

ISD inspires their students to be confident, creative and critical thinkers. They work together to challenge and support all their students to be successful and responsible in an evolving world. The International School of Düsseldorf is an international community of learners.

ISD offers world-class education to inspire their students to become self-directed learners, creative thinkers, and compassionate global citizens, who can flourish in a dynamic world.

Niederrheinstrasse 336
40489 Düsseldorf
+49 211 940 66

International School Ruhr

IS Ruhr in Essen offers an exciting environment for educating international children from countries across the globe. For many expat and German executives, the availability of a school geared towards international requirements is essential.

So too for Corporate employers and the cities of the Ruhr. With and excellent curricula and ratio of 1 teacher to 10 students, IS Ruhr assures intensive individual learning.

Moltkeplatz 61
45138 Essen
+49 201 479 104 09

International School on the Rhine

ISR is a short distance from the centre of Neuss. The international school is an accredited, private and all-day school from Kindergarten age. Many choose ISR because the academic program prepares students for the world-wide renowned International Baccalaureate or IB.

This English speaking and multi-cultural school with an holistic concept offers lessons in German, French, Spanish, Mandarin and Japanese too.

Konrad-Adenauer-Ring 2
41464 Neuss
+49 2131 403 880

St Georges British International School

The curriculum of St Georges is based on the British National Curriculum. This provides a broad, flexible and challenging framework which allows the school to develop reflective and knowledgeable learners ready for the demands of the future.

Located in Duisburg, a city of the Ruhr Metropolis, St Georges offers the International Baccalaureate Diploma to sixth form students.

Am Neuen Angerbach 90
47259 Duisburg-Ungelsheim
+49 203 456 860

The city guide for expats

Amazing Capitals Neuss is a fresh and informative location guide full of insights for expats. It is dedicated to helping international professionals make choices, settle and participate in Neuss, the city on the Rhine with Roman and medieval origins.