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YEAR GROUPS: 4-9
SCHOOL ESTABLISHED: 2012
QUALIFIED FOR GYMNASIET: 97%
NUMBER OF STUDENTS: 605
Internationella Engelska Skolan Västerås is a bilingual school for students in years 4-9.
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.
15 Aug 2023 - 5 Jun 2024
29 Mar 2024
1 Apr 2024
2 - 5 Apr 2024
1 May 2024
9 May 2024
ABOUT OUR SCHOOL
As Principal of IES Västerås, I would like to offer you a warm welcome and invite you to our vibrant school.Principal's Welcome
| 31 January 2024
Are you Curious about IES Västerås? We invite you to join us for this informative meeting and showing of our…
Open house | 25 October 2023
Welcome to our open house at IES Västerås this fall!
"IES, Vasteras is a place where every student gets the chance to be who they are and have their voice heard. A special team is actively trying to create a calm environment for students to focus on studies. Additionally we all get the opportunity to get the support we need to learn and improve academically and as a person."
"Extremely competent and committed teachers. Good expanded system for conflict management and student health. Good dialogue with the parents. Oerhört kompetenta och engagerade lärare. Bra utbyggt system för konflikthantering och elevhälsa. God dialog med föräldrarna."
"(Translated by Google) Very good school, fantastic teachers and good rules that are taught (Original) Mycket bra skola, fantastiska lärare och bra regler som lärs ut"
"(Translated by Google) I love this school (Original) Jag älskar denna skola"
""Here at IES Västerås we treat each other with respect and we’re always challenged to do our best.""
"IES Västerås is a good school with great teachers who help you to get your best grade possible before ending in grade 9. You can go to support sessions and talk to the teachers to get extra help if you want it."
Nissi Nakirijja, Year 9 Student
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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).