Welcome to International School Twente!

International School Twente offers internationally-recognised learning programs for primary and secondary education.


Our mission

At International School Twente, we encourage our students to discover their full potential and to support them in international understanding, competency-learning and character development, to become global citizens in an ever-changing world.

Primary school

Primary school

At the Primary school, students from 4 to 11 years old follow the International Primary Curriculum.
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Secondary school

Secondary school

At the Secondary school, students from 11 to 18 years old follow the Cambridge International Secondary Curriculum and International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme.
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Three Key Elements

Explore the world Explore the world

21st century skills. Inquiry-based learning. Problem-solving skills… How to become a true global citizen?

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Express Yourself Express Yourself

Art. Music, Expression. Sport. ….. How do you express yourself?

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Be part of the community Be part of the community

Meeting place for the international community. Local community. Twente… Welcome to our community!

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International standard in education

International Primary Curriculum (IPC)

The International Primary Curriculum (IPC) is a comprehensive, thematic, creative curriculum for 3-11 year olds.

Cambridge International Secondary Curriculum

The Cambridge International Secondary Curriculum is an internationally-recognised program for 12-18 year olds.

International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme

ISTwente has implemented the IB Diploma Programme for years 12 and 13, starting from schoolyear 2016/2017.

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Cooking Challenge 2017

Cooking Challenge 2017

On Wednesday the 8th November 2017, ISTwente shared the fun of cooking with the Dutch primary Prinseschool during a Cooking Challenge hosted at our primary location.
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American Football clinic

American Football clinic

On the 3rd November 2017, students from years 9 to 13 at ISTwente secondary partook in their final lesson of American Football with none other than four of the Enschede Broncos as their coaches!
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Testimonials

How do students, parents and friends feel about the International School Twente community?

Alumni Chenghao about his years at ISTwente

Alumni Chenghao about his years at ISTwente

"[...] this is the school where everyone feels they are one family."
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Parent Didem about ISTwente

Parent Didem about ISTwente

"ISTwente is playing a major role in our journey to create a new life in a completely different socio-cultural environment by supporting us in different aspects of daily life."
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