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Established in 2005, Colorado International School (CoIS) is a private, non-profit international school, an immersion school which serves students in preschool through 8th grades (ages 3-14).  CoIS immerses students in French, German, Mandarin, Spanish and English in our day programs. We also offer Enrichment Program courses in Persian (Farsi), Russian, Italian, Japanese, and Arabic as well as in our five main languages.

Colorado International School is authorized to implement the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB PYP).  IB World Schools share a common philosophy—a commitment to high-quality, challenging, international education—that we believe is important for our students.

To our knowledge, Colorado International School is the only international immersion school in the Rocky Mountain Region with PYP authorization and with curricular immersion in the preschool years; and possibly the only school in the world with PYP authorization in English and in  four immersion languages: French, German, Mandarin, and Spanish.

Mountain Camp “Earth” completed, “Air” has begun.

CoIS Mountain Camp studied Earth last week, including trips to Rocky Mountain National Park, the National Earthquake Information Center, and the Colorado School of Mines Geology Museum. They learned about the rock cycle, plate tectonics, and seismology, performed experiments, and presented … Continue reading

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CoIS Mountain Camps News

  Our 2015 Mountain Camp has begun. For daily updates and more pictures please go to our camp website http://coismountaincamp.weebly.com/. Monday, we went to Rocky Mountain National Park. Tuesday, we hiked, performed experiments, and enjoyed meals prepared by the Spanish program. … Continue reading

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CoIS Mountain Camps start Sunday

Mountain Camps News. CoIS Mountain Camp opens this weekend with immersion in French, Japanese, and Spanish. The camps always feature a combination of science fun tied to the mountains, culturally relevant cooking, and mountain activities. This year, the science theme … Continue reading

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CoIS Day Camps News

The first week of camp is nearly over. Campers learned about ocean wildlife while immersed in their chosen languages – French, German, Spanish, and Mandarin spoken here this year. They visited Denver’s Downtown Aquarium on Wednesday, and made their own … Continue reading

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Professional Development at CoIS

Ms. Birgit journeyed to the great Northwest to participate in ZFA-sponsored training at the end of May. She shared her visit with the rest of the team at the end of year in-service. Her workshops broke the language process down into … Continue reading

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