Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz

Key Facts

  • Founded in: 1904    
  • Students: 300 students, 200 boarders
  • Age range: Boys and girls from 12 to 18
  • Campus: Near St. Moritz at 1750m, five boarding houses, all sports facilities on campus (130’000 m2), school theatre. Ski slope and 18-hole golf course in front of the door 
  • Accreditation: IBO, CIS
  • Nationalities: 35 nationalities, 10% maximum per nation

Academics

  • Languages: English and German 
  • Diplomas: Swiss Matura in German, German/English or German/Italian, German Abitur, International Baccalaureate (taught in English) and IB Career-Related Programme (taught in English)
  • Ratio Staff / Students: 1:4 
  • Foreign languages: German, English, Romansh, French, Spanish, Italian, Mandarin, Latin
  • Summer camps: Two camps in July and August 2-4 weeks from 9 to 16 years, llanguage courses, sports,film acting, digital skills and Junior Golf Academy. Junior Day Camp: Four camps in July and August 1 week from 6 to 9 years, language courses and activities on campus and in the valley. Preparation Academy for IB Diploma course (Maths, English and Study Skills).
  • Winter camps: Two camps in December and January 1 week from 9 to 16 years, language courses and winter sports/activities

Extra-curricular

  • Shakespeare Company and English Theatre Company
  • School band and choir
  • Corps of Volunteers
  • Student Organization (student government)
  • Clubs and Societies

Summer camps

  • Two camps in July and August
  • Students from 9 -16
  • Language courses : German, English or French
  • Program: Sports, Golf, Film Acting or Digital Skills

Preparation Academy

  • One camp in August
  • Students from 14-17
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Study Skills
  • Private lessons
  • Evening and weekend activities

Winter Camp

  • Two camps in December and January
  • Students from 9-16
  • Language courses : German or English
  • Program: Sports and Winter Activities