Swiss private education from primary school to high school

Excellence in education with a great quality of life

Internationally recognized curriculum

Internationally recognized curriculum

From primary to high school, Chantemerle follows the French program while meeting the Swiss romand (PER) requirements. Chantemerle prepares for the ECRs and for the admission exams to enter Swiss and International high schools. 

Building strong academic foundations

Building strong academic foundations

In a positive and nurturing environment, we encourage our students to think mathematically and scientifically, to write and read in French for pleasure, to gain confidence in English and German while developing their creativity and appreciation of the arts.

French immersion

French immersion / study abroad

Chantemerle has more than 50 years of experience in integrating foreign students in a French-speaking program, learning French while validating a full academic year in Switzerland with no interruption in their studies. For more information

Ages

Primary school (5-10)
Middle school (11-15)
High school (15+)

Exams and certifications

French national “Brevet”
Admission into Swiss gymnase
Swiss Maturity, IB (residency)
DELF, Cambridge, Goethe

Accommodation

Day school
Boarding school (5 or 7 days)
Flexi-boarding

Academic programs 2019/20

Primary school (ages 6-10)

Primary school (ages 6-10)

The Primary School Curriculum at Chantemerle aims to prepare children, with self-confidence and autonomy, for further education and lifelong learning.

Middle school (ages 11-15)

Middle school (ages 11-15)

Middle school at Chantemerle prepares for the French National Certificate of Secondary Education and for the admission entry exams in Swiss public high schools.

High school 15+

High school 15+

In partnership with nearby private high schools and state gymnases. Preparation for the Swiss maturity (public or private) and the IB diploma. For more information..

Enrichment through sports, arts and culture

Chantemerle offers a selective and comprehensive program of extracurricular artistic, cultural and sports activities. The student can explore and discover affinities with various activities. If his/her interest in one of them is confirmed, s/he can eventually join our Sport/Art & Study program.