WELCOME TO THE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF TANGANYIKA

Educating Expatriate and Tanzanian Families for over 50 Years

Education is one of the frameworks that shape a child's life. IST is a world-renowned, not-for-profit school offering a rigorous International Baccalaureate curriculum partnered with a holistic approach to learning that challenges students to learn, offers the support they need to succeed and inspires them to become productive global citizens that give back to their community.

 

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CHALLENGE

Students are challenged both academically and personally to continuously grow in their understanding and skills.

 

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SUPPORT

We support a diverse range of learning needs, as students come with various levels of readiness, needs and interests.

 

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INSPIRE

They will pursue their varied passions with enthusiasm, developing resilience, perseverance, and confidence.

 

Learning and Academics: IST is a full International Baccalaureate (IB) School

IST has a long history (almost 40 years) of educating and graduating students with an IB Diploma.
As a fully accredited IB school, students receive an education that opens up a world of global opportunities for their future, both in post-secondary education and in their future careers. The curriculum is balanced, holistic, and provides a variety of options for your child.

 

 

 

Become a Twiga: Admissions at IST

Your child can experience the benefit of an education that academically challenging and personally rewarding.
IST offers them access to an international, world-class faculty in the best facilities in Dar es Salaam.

 

Explore IST’s Campuses

Students enjoy two beautiful campuses – one for Primary and one for Secondary.
Both campus feature park-like settings, collaborative learning spaces, swimming pools, and more.

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