We create high aspirations for future generations. Learn more about our school and how we deliver every day on the promises that IES makes to families
YEAR GROUPS: 3-9
SCHOOL ESTABLISHED: 2003
QUALIFIED FOR GYMNASIET: 97%
NUMBER OF STUDENTS: 1200
Internationella Engelska Skolan i Gävle is a bilingual school for students in years 3-9.
Our school is a safe and calm environment where teachers can teach and students learn, and we are committed to helping every child reach their full potential.
We teach using the Swedish national curriculum and up to half the education in our school is delivered through the English language by qualified teachers from English-speaking countries including Canada, the USA, and the UK.
22 Dec 2023
10 Jan 2024
26 Feb - 1 Mar 2024
2 - 5 Apr 2024
10 May 2024
7 Jun 2024
ABOUT OUR SCHOOL
Greetings from our principal, who talks about our safe, calm environment in a school where teachers can teach and students learn.Read Mr. Hall's message here
Open house | 04 October 2023
Dear Parents and Guardians, It is with great excitement and pleasure that we invite you to our Open House events…
Senior School | 23 October 2023
Victorious Journey - School Soccer Team Reflects on their 2023 Football District Tournament Win
"It is a safe and secure place. It is fun with all the rules, because everybody follows them and you know what to expect."
GOVAR, YEAR 6, IES GÄVLE
"It is important to learn English because when you travel and people can’t speak Swedish most people understand English."
ELAV, YEAR 4, IES GÄVLE
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
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Most of our schools begin their intake for the following academic year in the autumn term. The length of the process depends on how quickly we hear back from families who are offered places.
Write to the school in question and let them know your queue ID number or personnummer and the information that you would like to change. You can find contact details for our schools here.
There are no fees to attend IES schools. Our schools are funded in the same way as those run by the municipality, through the Swedish tax system and the school voucher (skolpeng).
If you would like more information about us than found on this website, please e-mail or give us a call.
Internationella Engelska Skolan Gävle
Södra Sjötullsgatan 3
Phone: 026 - 42 32 500