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English schools

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State-run and private primary and secondary schools that provide instruction in English.

Pictured: Jumping through hoops at a St George’s International School fair. Image credit: LaLa La Photo

Athénée de Luxembourg

The Athénée de Luxembourg is perhaps Luxembourg’s most prestigious academic high school. It offers classes leading to the International Baccalaureate. This programme enables students with an excellent command of English to follow secondary studies focusing on languages, arts and sciences. The international section has six different groups of subjects, including literature, societies, arts and mathematics.

Where: 24 boulevard 
Pierre Dupong, Luxembourg-Merl, L-1430 

Phone: 44 02 49 1 

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.al.lu

Differdange & Esch-sur-Alzette International School

The Luxembourg public school offers primary and secondary education classes. It operates according to the European Schools system and offers 
a teaching based on the programs of the European Schools. Students have several choices in terms of languages. From the first year of primary education, the pupil chooses 
a language section. The school offers three language sections: French, English and German. 

Where: 50 rue Emile Mark
, Differdange, L-4630, 
and 91 rue Victor Hugo
, Esch-sur-Alzette, L-4141

Phone: 58 77 11 977

Email: [email protected]

Website: portal.education.lu/eid

European Schools

Primary and secondary instruction leading to the European baccalaureate examination. It is located 
on two sites: Kirchberg and Mamer. Children at the school are predominantly those whose parents work for European institutions, but it is open to fee-paying pupils. Students can take classes in their mother tongue. From the start of primary school, a second language is introduced (English, German or French) and becomes the teaching language of certain subjects. Pupils then have the option of learning one or more additional languages. 

Where: 23 boulevard 
Konrad Adenauer
, L-1115 Luxembourg-Kirchberg (European School I), and 6 rue Gaston Thorn, Bertrange, L-8268 (European School II)

Phone: 43 20 82 1 (European School I) and 273 224-1 (European School II)

Email: [email protected] (European School I) and [email protected] (European School II)

Website: www.euroschool.lu (European School I) and www.eel2.eu (European School II)

International School of Luxembourg

This school is open to all nationalities and children from all over the world. The teaching language is English, and French and German are taught too. The establishment is divided into two divisions: the lower school and the upper school. The curriculum culminates in the International Baccalaureate. Tutoring is available for children whose mother tongue is not English. 

Where: 36 boulevard Pierre Dupong
, Luxembourg-Merl, L-1430

Phone: 26 04 40

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.islux.lu

Lënster Lycée

The international section 
of this school follows the European School System. It is open to all students, without any registration fees. The school offers primary classes (from age 6 to 11) as well as secondary classes (from age 12) in German- and English-speaking sections, following European Baccalaureate system.

Where: 2 rue Victor Ferrant,  Junglinster, L-6122

Phone: 27 69 63 1

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.lensterlycee.lu

Michel Lucius International School

This state-funded secondary school has an English language international stream. An international English-medium curriculum is taught throughout the international school, leading to (I)GCSE qualifications and culminating in GCE A Levels. The school also has a primary school with English, mathematics and sciences as core subjects. Luxembourgish, French and German are also taught.

Where: 157 avenue Pasteur
, Luxembourg-Limpertsberg, L-2311

Phone: 47 33 05 50

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.lml.lu

Mondorf-les-Bains International School

The school offers an equivalent to Luxembourg’s ESC (academic secondary school) diploma. It is a state school meaning both primary and secondary classes are free of charge. Classes are taught in English, French or German, depending on the student’s choice. Luxembourgish is also taught. The school follows individual learning plans instead of grade retention.

Where: 20 route de Luxembourg
, Mondorf-les-Bains, L-5634

Phone: 27 69 63 1

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.eimlb.lu

St George’s International School

This private school teaches in English. Children whose mother tongue is not English can receive tutoring in their initial years until they reach the required level. French is taught from pre-school, and other languages, including German, are also taught. The school follows the English and Welsh curriculum, with the A Level study completion examination.

Where: 11 rue des Peupliers
, Luxembourg-Hamm, L-2328

Phone: 42 32 24

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.st-georges.lu

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