GEMS World Academy

GEMS World Academy Switzerland (GWAS) is an international school for children ages 3 to 18. It is the only school between Geneva and Lausanne to offer all three International Baccalaureate (IB) Programmes. GEMS combines top-notch international teachers with a personalised, inclusive and enquiry-based approach as well as state-of-the-art facilities. Discover more about why we say that we are “a school built around your child”.

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Testimonials from members in the community

Family Blake, 2 children at GWAS

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My main worry about GEMS was having a 5-star facility and not having the 5-star staff to go with it. But I was wrong. The staff was, and still is, amazing. The girls come home excited, inspired by what they're learning at school.

Anouchka T., Grade 12 student at GWAS

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I have never been so passionate for the subjects I am learning than since I attended GEMS.

Family M., 1 child at GWAS

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My child is truly being challenged to be the best she can be. The high standards have pushed her to achieve academically and I can see she is being stretched and taught to think critically and creatively.
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