ISS At-A-Glance

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Treskeveien 3, 4043 Hafrsfjord, Norway

Main Phone

+47 51 55 43 00

Main Fax

+47 51 55 43 01


The school is a non-profit Norwegian foundation governed by a 9-member Board of Trustees.

Head of School/Director

Gareth L Jones B.Ed Hons, MBA (GJones@isstavanger.no).

Student Population (2014-2015 academic year)

Nearly 700 students from the age of three to nineteen years old.

School Hours

Classes meet from 08.30-15.15 Monday through Friday from mid-August until mid-June.


ISS provides an internationally-accredited and university preparatory curriculum. Learn more.

School Community

Students at the International School of Stavanger represent more than 50 countries.

Year Founded

1966 (The school opened in 1966 in local Norwegian school classrooms and moved to purpose-built facilities at the Revheim campus in 1982.)

First Class of Graduates


Accreditations and Authorizations

Council of International Schools (CIS)
International Baccalaureate (IB)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)
University of Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE)
Authorized status from the Kingdom of Norway via the Education Act