Kongsberg International School
Kongsberg international school opened in August 2003. It was founded
by the four major industrial concerns within the city with the stated
aim of making available a high quality international education available
to their employees.
The school is open to everyone and is non-selective.
The school follows the IB PYP and MYP programmes.
Students requiring help in English are given one-to-one support
to develop their language skills. All students are given individual
attention from specialised staff to ensure that they achieve their
The school is housed in a very modern building with computer rooms,
science room, library, art room, dance, and music room and large
All teaching staff have at least Bachelors degrees, several have
further degrees. The school is also committed to further education
of all teachers and continuously updating their skills.
A wide variety of extra curricular activities are offered as well
as early morning and afternoon supervision. A non-tuition based
holiday club is also offered by the school.
The school has a very limited number of scholarships available.