A brand new British and international boarding and day school located in Crans-Montana, Switzerland, for native and non-native speakers of English offering: an ambitious programme in English ultimately leading to the International Baccalaureate; personal and targeted education in classes of only 10 students on average; high-level sport and artistic activities; brand new premises in an outstanding and safe environment; complete immersion of the student in an English-speaking community; all-inclusive competitive school fees; over 30 years of experience in teaching and managing international schools in Switzerland; and brilliant enthusiastic teachers. Le Regent Crans-Montana College is governed by four School Principles: COURTESY, COMPASSION, CREATIVITY AND COURAGE.
- Junior School: Opening in September 2015
- Senior School: Opening in September 2016
JUNIOR SCHOOL: Very comfortable facilities: 6 bedrooms of 4 girls and 8 bedrooms of 4 boys, each with an ensuite shower room. A couple of young teachers will live on the boys’ floor while the headmaster and his wife will share a floor with the girls. Teaching and learning will take place in seven bright spacious and state-of-the-art classrooms, one of which is a splendidly well-equipped science lab. To complement these comfortable learning spaces, the children will have the use of a well-endowed library. The whole of the top floor will accommodate all sorts of activities for the boarders with a playroom, a welcoming sitting room and a magnificent open space where films can be watched, board games can be played and general social interaction may take place. All our indoor sports activities will happen in a neighbouring sports hall.
SENIOR SCHOOL: Boarders will be housed in 72 bedrooms of two with ensuite shower facilities and looked after by their own floor tutors under the experienced guidance of dedicated houseparents.
The school comprises 26 classrooms of which 3 are science labs dedicated to biology, physics and chemistry. A luminous and capacious library is at the heart of the school’s learning and researching activities. It will also be the place where individual work will be encouraged by an atmosphere of calm and industriousness. A welcoming restaurant will offer mainly fresh local produce. The ground floor in each house is made of various sitting rooms, playrooms and a small kitchen for students. A large conference hall will be used for a variety of purposes.
We aim to provide a balanced and happy life that enhances academic progress, personal growth, the development of individual talents, and the discovery of others – their qualities, culture and needs.
Curriculum Enrichment activities include (1) Study Skills: debating, computer animation, philosophy, current affairs, podcasting, entrepreneurship, academic field trips, leadership training and cultural outings; (2) Sports Fixtures: inter-school or internal House competitions – individual sports like athletics, golf and tennis as well as team sports mainly football, basketball and volleyball; (3) House Competitions such as general knowledge, chess, and music; (4)Social Responsibility Activities within the local community; (5)Outdoor Education / Expeditions including discovering nature whilst hiking, high ropes, orienteering, outdoor cooking, mountain biking, climbing and camp craft.
- Day and Boarding School
- Number of Students: 300+
- Age Range: 3-18
- Day students: CHF 30 – 55’000.
- Boarding: CHF 60’000 (Junior School) and CHF 85’000 (Senior School)
- British National Curriculum leading to Common Entrance (13+),
- (I)GCSEs (16+);
- International Baccalaureate
- Address: Crans-Montana
- Canton: Valais (VS)
- Telephone Number: 00 41 27 480 3201
- Email Address: email@example.com
- Website: www.leregentcollege.com