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.

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We have reached the time in the academic year where our grade 10 students begin to select their courses for next academic year, and for many, this means deciding on what DP courses to select. It is at this time that students and families make course decisions with university programmes and career options in mind and which often results in dropping any type of Arts course.

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