About IST

School of Tallinn

Global Innovative Education

International School of Tallinn (IST) offers comprehensive education in English from students aged 3 to 19. Our curriculum, from preschool to high school, is based on international study programs and aligned with the International Baccalaureate (IB) global standards.


Kindergarten Pre-School

Primary School

Middle School

High School

Comprehensive Education:
from Preschool to Grade 12

At International School of Tallinn, we focus on individual potential and each student is believed to be unique. English is the language of instruction and we offer a variety of foreign languages in our curriculum: Spanish, French, German, Russian and Estonian. Our learning environment is diverse and inspiring. We guarantee child-friendly, secure, and supportive learning facilities. International School of Tallinn is located in Ülemiste district, a smart city with a large expat community. The school is only a two minute walk from the tram and bus stops.


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IST Newsletter December 2020

IST Newsletter December 2020

On Saturday, 7th November, IST held its first
student-led event. The Indoor Event Day
2020 was organized by Grade 11-12 students
Jiya, Haruhi, Thanawat and Maksim, in
cooperation with IST teachers.

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IST Newsletter November 2020

IST Newsletter November 2020

On Friday, October 30th, IST held its annual Halloween celebration. This year was a bit different: maintaining distancing measures, we invited teachers to prepare activities within their..

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Dear IST Families, Our school grows every day and we are getting ready to expand. This special edition of our newsletter will give you an insight into the new building being designed for...

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I could not ask for a better to school to teach! I have enjo-yed teaching the students as well as learning from them. I believe every day is a new opportunity to learn and my main goal is to prepare my students to be successful in the rest of their school years and to be life-long learners.

Iryna Kozii

PYP Homeroom Teacher


What Our Community Says About Us

At IST school life is very colorful

AT IST, we always encourage our students, parents, and teachers to share their thoughts about our school. We believe that regular feedback is important to improve the quality of our work.

Admission is OPEN for the New School Year 2020/21