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LWIS Istanbul International School

Welcome to LWIS Istanbul where

"We Measure Success One Happy Learner at a Time"!



Learner’s World International School (LWIS) Istanbul will open in August 31st 2020 as a private, international, English-medium, co-educational day school (K to 12). LWIS Istanbul is learner-centered in philosophy of education and multi-national in curriculum, staff, and learners.

LWIS Istanbul is a member of the LWIS Network. The school aspires to become an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School like its four sister schools in Lebanon. In its first year of operation (2020-2021), LWIS Istanbul will be applying for candidacy and pursuing authorization to implement the IB Programmes starting with the Primary Years Programme (PYP).

LWIS Istanbul intends to start out as a Kindergarten to Grade 10 school for the first academic year 2020-2021.

International Membership & Affiliation

  • LWIS Istanbul is a member of the LWIS Network across Lebanon, the UAE (Dubai) and KSA (Riyadh).
  • LWIS Network schools offer a range of international approaches to education.
    • Parents in Lebanon can choose the American High School Curriculum accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) or the International Baccalaureate Programme.
    • In Dubai and Riyadh , the schools offer the American High School Diploma accredited respectively by NEASC and Cognia.
  • Most LWIS Network schools are Microsoft Schools and offer the Microsoft Imagine Academy program.

Network Reach

The LWIS Network is home to more than 800 staff members and 5000 students from over 45 nationalities.

Our graduates attend universities across the world including the United States, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates among many others.

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