Best international schools in Cascais

Nov 1, 2022

In our many years of experience in serving clients from various countries around the world, we always come across families who are concerned about the continuity of their children’s studies in Portugal, at a level equal or superior to what they have in their countries.

It is very common for families of buyers and investors to choose schools with international education for their children. This way they guarantee, if they change country again, an ease adaptation to a new country.

We have excellent news if you are also interested in this topic: There are many international schools in Portugal, with students of different nationalities. Among the top international schools in Portugal, you can find English, American, French, German, Swedish, Spanish schools among the main ones.

In this article, we are going to talk about the ones based in Cascais, that offer the best of both worlds, combining excellent facilities and modern teaching techniques with a sense of community and welcoming.

Students studying in Cascais are recognized and respected academics around the world.

Cascais has a diverse, welcoming, and vibrant society that offers international students a unique cultural experience in a beautiful environment. Studying in Cascais is an excellent path to world-renowned international universities.

There are several schools with international education in Cascais due to the high number of foreign families already living in the region. In most of these schools, classes are in the language of the education system and communication in Portuguese is non-existent.

To help you in this matter, we have put together a selection of the best international schools in Cascais:

King’s College School
Although Kings College School-Cascais is the first to open in Portugal, Kings College has a revered 50 year history in delivering a premium education internationally. Kings College School, Cascais forms part of the Inspired group, who spearhead excellence in international education across the world. At Kings College School, Cascais, your child will receive an international education that creates open-minded, creative and dynamic individuals. 

Grade Levels: Pre-K through International Baccalaureate Diploma
Programme Languages:
Portuguese and English
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TASIS Portugal
TASIS education is designed to prepare graduates to lead happy, productive, and virtuous lives. TASIS also believes that there are certain things that all educated people should know, skills students must acquire, and attitudes children will formulate in their time with us. At TASIS Portugal, teachers utilize their content-rich and sequential curriculum to set learning intentions and success criteria, which are clearly communicated to students.

Grade Levels: Pre-K through Grade 9
Languages: Portuguese and English
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CAISL is a student-centered educational community in which your Child will be  challenged and will be encouraged to challenge each other to do their best and to make positive contributions to the diverse and ever-changing world. In many systems, once students turn 16, they specialize in a field of study, whereas students in CAISL schools study a broad range of subjects throughout their school years.

Grade Levels: Pre-K through Grade 12
Languages: Portuguese and English
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 Swedish School
The Swedish School Lisbon was founded in 1957. One of the determining factors for the philosophy of this school is the contact with the external environment. This is project-based school where teachers inspire their students to become creative, active, culturally aware and responsible global citizens. Situated in Carcavelos, at the coastline between Lisbon and Cascais. Five-minute walk to the beach and two minutes to the train station. Here we enjoy a calm neighborhood among beautiful gardens, we have a pool, playground and an outside ball court.

Grade Levels: Pre-K through Grade 6
Languages: Portuguese and Swedish
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Kindergarten – Lisbon German School
Founded in 1848, EAL is the second oldest of German schools abroad. EAL is a German-Portuguese private school, whose license is held by the Associação da Escola Alemã de Lisboa. In its three divisions, Kindergarten and Primary School and Liceu, the school is attended by ca. 1,060 students, educated by a faculty of 145 teachers and educators.

Grade Levels: Pre-K through Grade 12
Languages: Portuguese and German
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