Open School days / Shadow a class/ intake & Entrance tests for Grade 10

Are you a grade 9 student interested in applying to ISSR IB Diploma Programme?

What you can expect at ISSR:

We are an IB continuum school with over 60 nationalities. The working language is English. There is regular homework and assessment by exam with a significant amount of inter-curricular activities (see under CAS). This creates a safe, professional, vibrant environment for students and teachers. We offer various opportunities for students to travel both in Sweden and internationally, for example: student camps, sports tournaments, Model United Nations, Global Citizens.

At ISSR you will get a laptop to assist you with your studies and depending on where you live, an SL card.

Open House is on Tuesday December 4  between 17:00 -19:00

Open School days will be published in December and will be happening between 20 January - 12 February 2019
Entrance test session is on Tuesday March 5 between 13:30- 16:30

Some things to think about and reflect upon when choosing your Gymnasium:

  • Are you looking for a big or a small school?
  • What do you know about the (IB Diploma) Programmes on offer?
  • How many hours do you think you are going to spend on homework?
  • Why are you choosing this school? Is it…to be with friends, parents’ wishes, university ambitions, to be in a safe learning environment?
  • How long are you prepared to travel each day to and from school?


Intake information and Open school days (where you can follow a class):

If you have applied to ISSR through Gymnasieantagningen, you will get an ISSR Entrance tests invitation sent to your registered address. The test session is on Tuesday March 5 between 13:30- 16:30. 

ISSR intake points over the last three years has been between 290 and 312 points. In addition to the required intake points students must pass an English and a Mathematics test, unless they had a grade A in English and Mathematics in the Swedish National curriculum for grade 9 fall term.


ISSR Open School days are for students in grade 9 wanting to experience an example of a school day on the Diploma Programme (grade 11). 

Time and DP subjects / options
To be updated in December

To register your interest to an open school day, To be updated in December