Sandness International School (SDIS) is dedicated to providing an exceptional educational experience that combines individuality with teamwork. Our commitment to innovative teaching methods reflects our understanding of the ever-changing educational landscape.
SDIS is an International Baccalaureate (IB) school and a proud member of UNESCO, UN Educational, and the Norwegian International Baccalaureate School.
At SDIS, we encourage active participation in a dynamic learning environment where every student is equally supported and respected.
The International Baccalaureate (IB) is a globally recognized organization at the forefront of world education. The IB diploma program focuses on developing confident, caring, and knowledgeable young individuals, empowering students up to 19 years old to take ownership of their learning and acquire real-life skills to thrive in an ever-evolving world.
The IB Organization collaborates with schools and governments worldwide to create innovative educational programs. Choosing an IB world school like SDIS ensures an education that fosters active compassion and embraces diversity, regardless of initial differences.
For over 50 years, the IB diploma program has provided a robust framework for world-class education. Its adaptability and international approach cater to students from diverse cultural backgrounds. The IB Organization also supports teachers in nurturing confident, self-motivated students who possess the knowledge and skills to contribute positively to the world.
As an International Baccalaureate school, SDIS aligns with the IB Organization’s mission to empower young people, irrespective of their backgrounds.
Benefits of the IB Diploma Program
Studying at an IB world school like SDIS offers numerous advantages:
The IB program at SDIS comprises two educational programs:
Applying to SDIS is a straightforward process conducted via Google Forms. The application includes personal details and questions about your interest in the IB program and SDIS.
The application deadline is 25th September each year. If applications exceed the school’s capacity, priority will be given based on the following criteria:
Fees: SDIS charges an annual fee of 35,950 NOK for grades 1 to 7 and 37,105 NOK for grades 8-10. Sibling discounts are available for second, third, and subsequent children enrolled.