Accreditation and Affiliations

Accreditation is an ongoing process of globally recognized standards of excellence. IST continuously meets the highest standards in staffing, academic programmes, and campus facilities, as a demonstration of our commitment to high quality international education.


The International School of Turin is the only school in Piedmont recognized as a fully International Baccalaureate (IB) World School and authorised to teach the IB Primary Years Programme, the IB Middle Years Programme, and the IB Diploma Programme.

Our accreditation with the Council of International Schools and New England Association of Schools and Colleges further demonstrate of our School’s commitment to high quality international education.


As an accredited school, IST adheres to the CIS Code of Ethics. The purpose of the CIS Code of Ethics (Council of International Schools) is to describe the moral principles upon which CIS members are expected to base their conduct and professional practice. 

All CIS members are expected to: 

  • Fulfill the promises stated in their guiding statements, policies, contracts and promotional materials.

  • Strive for excellence.

  • Nurture a culture of care in which the education, safety and well-being of students and others are paramount.

  • Comply with applicable laws and regulations.

  • Respect the dignity and equality of all individuals, groups and cultures.

  • Promote global citizenship.


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