Welcome to International School of Tanganyika
IST is an independent, private, not-for-profit day school located on two campuses in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. IST offers rigorous academic programmes coupled with a wide range of extra-curricular activities serving students from Pre-K through grade 12.
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Your child can experience the benefit of an education that is academically challenging and personally rewarding. IST offers access to an international, world-class faculty in the best facilities in Dar es Salaam.
‘We are drowning in information, while starving for wisdom. The world henceforth will be run by synthesizers, people able to put together the right information at the right time, think critically about it, and make important choices wisely.’ E.O. Wilson, American Biologist
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