Arendal International School

Apply for Admission

Application for AIS

Visit our School

Schedule Tour

AIS School Profile
Arendal International School (AIS) was the first English-medium primary and middle school in Norway funded by the local authorities. AIS is now a privately funded school, which offers an English language educational programme for students from age 6 to 16.
 
History
The school opened in August 2006 with 20 students ranging from 6-13 years, and has been developing rapidly ever since. AIS is now an official IB World School offering the Primary and Middle Years programmes. AIS is now offering the two IB programmes to over 180 students of 35 nationalities. The campus is close to town, on the island of Hisøy, and has a large outdoor area with an artificial sportsfield, a basketball area and sand volley ball pitch, as well as a playground and forest area. 

Location
Norway is a Nordic country in Northern Europe.  
Norway has a total area of 385,252 square kilometres (148,747 sq mi) and a population of about 4.9 million. It is the second least densely populated country in Europe.  
The majority of the country shares a border to the east with Sweden; its northernmost region is bordered by Finland to the south and Russia to the east; in its south Norway borders the Skagerrak Strait, across which Denmark is situated.  
Norway's extensive coastline, facing the North Atlantic Ocean and the Barents Sea, is home to its famous fjords. 

Arendal is a town and municipality in the county of Aust-Agder, Norway. Arendal belongs to the traditional region of Sørlandet. 
  
Arendal is a small town situated in the south of Norway with a total area of 270 square kilometres. It has a population of about 42,000.