For expat families moving to Kraków, finding a good international school will be a top priority. Key factors to consider include the school’s curriculum, language of instruction, location and price range. Parents should try to secure a spot for their child as far in advance as possible, as spaces can fill up quickly, especially in the more prestigious schools.
Here is a selection of international schools in Kraków.
International schools in Kraków
British International School of Cracow
Curriculum: English National Curriculum, Cambridge IGCSE and International Baccalaureate
Ages: 3 to 19
Cracow International School
Curriculum: Cambridge Primary Programme, A-Levels and Polish National Curriculum
Ages: 2.5 to 18
Embassy International School
Curriculum: International Primary Curriculum, English National Curriculum, Cambridge IGCSE, A-Levels and Polish National Curriculum
Ages: 3 to 19
International School of Kraków
Curriculum: American and International Baccalaureate
Ages: 3 to 18
Open Future International School
Curriculum: International Baccalaureate and Polish National Curriculum
Ages: 3 to 18
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"Unless you plan to be here for a long time and are prepared to immerse yourself in the language, the three international schools are your best options. They all offer tuition for all age groups and have their own merits. We really love our school, Embassy International School, because of the small class sizes, pioneering spirit and value-based leadership." Learn about Leonie's experience as a South African expat in Krakow in her interview.
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