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"The mission of LIA is to challenge students with quality

academics and character development in an immersive

bilingual and Christian value-based environment."

Dear visitor,

If you are looking for truly French/English bilingual international school with Christian values and a family environment, then Léman International Academy is here for you.  Sharing the deep conviction of our mission, our school team is daily seeking to serve the best interest of our students and their families in a spirit of excellence and confidence.

LIA opened in the fall of 2010 with a permit from the Geneva educational authorities and welcomes children ages 3 to 11.  Boys and girls, from all nationalities and all religious backgrounds, benefit each day from studying in lush and exceptionally peaceful surroundings within close proximity to the Geneva city-center.

At LIA, we are convinced that multilingualism is an important factor in the development of an individual.  We develop a program that allows for continued education in various systems, conforming to the Swiss curriculum framework, but also inspired by the French and North American programs.

With a long career in teaching and many years in school leadership, I have the privilege of overseeing this educational establishment where the Christian faith influences our pedagogy.  My colleagues and I share the same vision, the same values, and the same passion for teaching.

Developing a school is a great and beautiful adventure; the satisfaction of our students and their families is a magnificent reward.

If this project interests you, I invite you to contact us, to come meet us. 

altCatherine Renard, School Principal
Léman International Academy
120, Route de la Capite
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+41 (0)22 566 17 57
+41 (0)77 480 19 96

A new international school in Geneva offering bilingual Christian education



School year 2018-2019: Register early, get a discount

Get an early registration discount by enrolling your children before April 30th, 2018. Please contact the school for more information.


Open House 2018

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Discovery day

Join us on Saturday, March 24th 2018, from 10:00 to 15:30 for our Open House day offering various scientific workshops for children aged 3-12, in a bilingual atmosphere. Parents will have an opportunity to visit classes and talk to our parents and teachers. Refreshments will be available at a food and drinks stand.

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