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Page Background • • (#istafricalearns) PO Box 2651 • Dar es Salaam, Tanzania • +255 658 228883/5 or +255 684 228882/3 ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE • above average results for IB Diploma Exam • admission to world’s leading universities, including full tuition scholarships EXCEPTIONAL TEACHERS AND LOW STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO • teachers from more than 15 countries who have published text books, led workshops for other teachers and are recognized internationally for their work • student to teacher ratio about eight to one STUDENT SUPPORT • exceptional support for a variety of learning di erences • academic challenges for higher achieving students • strong English as an Additional Language (EAL) programme SCHOOL VALUES • diversity, responsibility, inquiry, compassion and balance FACILITIES AND RESOURCES • Athletics: swimming pools, football elds, basketball / volleyball courts, climbing walls • Technology: computer labs, iPads, robotics, programming, 1 to 1 laptop initiative • Libraries: home language books, research skills, visiting authors, extended study hours APPROACHES TO LEARNING • we help students develop skills that have relevance across the school curriculum and beyond such as • working with others • managing time and tasks • managing state of mind • setting, reviewing and updating goals DIVERSE STUDENT BODY • almost 1000 students representing more than 60 nationalities • 80% speak more than one language IST, founded in 1963, is an independent, private, not-for-pro t day school located on two campuses in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. We o er rigorous academic programmes coupled with a wide range of extra-curricular activities serving students from age 3 to Grade 12 and are the only fully accredited international school in Dar es Salaam. WWW.ISTAFRICA.COM WHAT SETS IST APART FROM OTHER SCHOOLS?