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RIS Rome

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Rome International School offers an international English-centred education for children aged from 2 to 18. Students of more than 45 different nationalities attend the school. The school offers the International Baccalaureate programme from primary (EYP) to pre-university level (IB Diploma).

General information

  • Age: 2 to 18 years

  • Curriculum: International Baccalaureate (PYP and Diploma), Cambridge IGCSE, and Ministerial Programme.

  • Type of school: International day school

  • Main language: English 

  • Other languages: Spanish, Mandarin Chinese, French and Arabic

  • Phone: (+39) 06 84482 650/651

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  • Country: Italy

  • City: Rome

  • Address: Via Guglielmo P. Giraldi, 137, 00135, Roma

Learning how to learn

RIS Rome was founded in 1988 and offers an unparalleled and inclusive international education to students of all nationalities and faiths.

The highly qualified teachers at RIS Rome motivate and inspire students to become lifelong learners, helping them to identify and develop their unique skills and talents. The school’s educational philosophy is to teach its students to “learn how to learn”. Students at Rome International School are open-minded, independent learners capable of working successfully both as individuals and in cooperation with others.

The IB Diploma provides excellent preparation for higher education study and students who complete the learning journey at RIS move on to attend universities of their choice worldwide. They will have established a personal set of values that will lay the foundation for international mindedness and critical thinking to develop and flourish.

Located close to the city centre, the school’s beautiful and modern building and campus is surrounded by over 3 hectares of natural woodland, offering extensive opportunities for students of all ages to take their learning beyond the classroom.

RIS also offers the possibility for Italian families and international students with mother-tongue proficiency to follow the Italian Ministerial Programme.

As a proud member of Globeducate since 2018, the school benefits from the wide range of educational partnerships e.g. WWF and ECO Schools as well as a transformative STEAM agenda through LEGO® Education and robotics, which provide enrich learning experiences for all students and a range of professional support is offered. RIS Rome is an integrated community of students, staff, parents who work together to develop an international mindset, an entrepreneurial spirit and a lifelong passion for learning.