The Franconian International School is an IB World School with high expectations and rigorous educational standards. In a values-based and caring environment, young people are supported in becoming active and engaged global citizens and life-long learners. The FIS provides an inquiry-based curriculum for students from Early Years classes for three-year-olds through the Primary and Secondary Schools to graduation in Grade 12 with the International Baccalaureate (IB) as well as the FIS High School Diploma. An education at the Franconian International School provides your children with the best preconditions for success anywhere in the world. The FIS is also accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the New England Association of Schools & Colleges (NEASC).
To foster international-mindedness through a challenging curriculum in a caring and cooperative environment, inspiring students to become well-rounded citizens committed to the service of humanity.
A community exemplifying progressive pedagogy, innovative technology and service-learning. Our students will exhibit integrity and the desire to make a positive impact in the world.
All members of the FIS community are open, respectful and accepting. We seek to learn about others, recognising both our differences and similarities, to create a better world.
High Quality Learning
Learning at the FIS
Is encouraged within authentic contexts
Is constructivist, and inquiry-based
Develops and thrives through creativity
Fosters critical thinking