With over 90 years’ experience in nurturing young minds, St. George’s boarding School in Montreux is one of the premier educational institutions in Switzerland.

Our boarding facilities are an extension of our commitment to excellence in every aspect of the care of the individual – a safe and secure environment ensuring every student can thrive. St. George's Boarding offers a flexible approach, with flexi, weekly and full boarding options available to suit you and your child's needs at a real home away from home.

Our boarding school offers an exceptional hybrid system, including remote learning technologies and well-trained staff, offering an optimised learning experience. In an ever-changing world, our school remains committed to excellence, by transforming our systems and methodologies for students. We ensure uninterrupted learning through a trusted hybrid system with remote learning technologies. We look forward to sharing our rigorous academic offering and enriching curriculum with you.

Why St. George's Boarding 

Rigorous academic

Rigorous academic programmes & a range of enriching extra curricular activities

Safe and secure

Secure environment & convenient location

Flexible boarding

Flexible boarding options to suit all families - welcoming students from 11 to 18 years

Top IB

Top IB & IGCSE exam results and university destinations

Hybrid learning

Hybrid learning with the best remote learning technologies

Dedicated staff

Dedicated & experienced boarding staff who live alongside the children & provide daily support & guidance  

If you’d like to discover more about our international boarding and learn about our approach to continued education, please complete the form.


Boarding Options

A flexible approach for modern family life

Modern life is busy and at times unpredictable. Routine and stability are very important for students looking to get the most from their education. Boarding at St. George's is designed to support families who want the powerful benefits of a stable boarding experience for their child during the week but who also value spending time together at the weekend. St. George's boarding offers flexi, weekly and full-boarding options to suit every student.


A Message from our Head of Boarding

A warm welcome to boarding at St. George's International School! Set in an idyllic residential location on the banks of Lake Geneva we offer a beautiful setting for your child to flourish in our care.
Boarding life at St. George's offers an outstanding environment for your child to benefit from our dedicated and professional team 24 hours a day. We are committed to helping your sons and daughters prepare for the challenges they face, both inside and outside the classroom. You and they can expect a supportive and nurturing environment where everyone is treated as an individual and inspired to explore their potential. With our team support and encouragement, each student will be given the opportunity to realise what they are truly capable of.

Marie West, Head of Boarding

Boarding in St George's Switzerland: FAQ

We offer both weekly and full boarding programmes to boys and girls from 11 to 18 years old. The Boarding House Director and his family also live on campus along with the House parents and four Boarding Graduate assistants. As a team, it is their responsibility to ensure the boarders' personal well-being, safety and best possible academic achievements by providing daily supervision and support from breakfast to bedtime.

To apply, please follow the Admissions Process. To schedule a visit, please contact complete the form above. All our visits are personalised and designed to meet your family’s needs. Additionally, taster weeks can be arranged to enable parents and students to experience the boarding offering first hand.

At St. George’s we have a rolling admissions system. Students are welcome throughout the whole academic year. However, we recommend students join us during the first term in September so they can be integrated into school life more quickly.


Get a glimpse of boarding life with our students Aimee and Aleks as they take us on a tour of the school!

St. George's Boarding Switzerland