SIS Swiss International School is a private educational institution that is financed solely from school fees and does not receive subsidies from the Swiss national or cantonal governments. We offer high-quality education as a service – and we are committed to offering this service in a transparent way.
This one-time registration fee is non-refundable. Only after payment of this fee can a school place at SIS be guaranteed.
|Primary intro to primary 6||CHF 1.000,00|
|In the case of transfer from FitzGerald |
The school fees are billed in advance per semester. On request, arrangements can be made to pay the school fees in monthly instalments. School fees for mid-term admissions are prorated.
|School level||One payment at the beginning of the semester||6 monthly instalments (2 % surcharge)|
|Primary intro |
five mornings per week*
|CHF 7.120,00||CHF 1.211,00|
|Primary intro |
one afternoon per week (except Wednesday)*
|CHF 712,00||CHF 122,00|
|Primary 1 to 6||CHF 10.160,00||CHF 1.728,00|
*Primary intro: We encourage but do not enforce full-time attendance. To fulfil cantonal regulations, a minimum of 22 lessons per week is required. Each student must attend a minimum of four mornings per week (two German and two English). The remaining lesson requirements must be made up with a fifth morning and/or afternoon lessons, to be agreed between the parents and the school.
All students have the option of signing up for a hot lunch. The children are supervised throughout the lunch break. Lunch can be ordered on a semester or daily basis.
|School level||Per semester||Single meal|
|Primary intro and primary 1||CHF 1.150,00||CHF 14,50|
|Primary 2 to 6||CHF 1.250,00||CHF 16,50|
Before- and after-school care is offered in cooperation with FitzGerald Bilingual Day School. The children receive breakfast during morning supervision and a snack in the afternoon. During after-school care, students can choose from a range of leisure activities, cultivate friendships, go outside for some fresh air or relax. Children are supervised by a member of staff at all times.
|Care time||One child per family||More than one child per family|
7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
|CHF 15,00||CHF 11,00|
4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
|CHF 25,00||CHF 18,00|
School transport is offered from and to the train stations in Aarau and Olten, arriving at school at 8:30 a.m. and leaving school at 4 p.m. Furthermore, a special pickup within about 20 km of Schönenwerd can be offered according to the possibilities of the school.
There is no rebate for non-use of a school bus seat due to illness, holiday absence or other reason.
Price per family and per semester if the whole semester is booked in advance:
|Number of trips per week||Aarau or Olten train station||Special pickup|
|1||CHF 160,00||CHF 320,00|
|2||CHF 320,00||CHF 640,00|
|3||CHF 480,00||CHF 960,00|
|4||CHF 640,00||CHF 1.280,00|
|5||CHF 800,00||CHF 1.600,00|
|6||CHF 960,00||CHF 1.920,00|
|7||CHF 1.120,00||CHF 2.240,00|
|8||CHF 1.280,00||CHF 2.560,00|
|9||CHF 1.440,00||CHF 2.880,00|
|10||CHF 1.600,00||CHF 3.200,00|
|Single booking, per trip and family||CHF 14,00||CHF 28,00|
Please contact our school office for more detailed information about the clubs and the costs.
Version 1 March 2022, errors and omissions excepted.