Our primary school is a Montessori Education. Our elementary and middle school are a blend of project based learning, traditional French standards and inter-discipline work. Our secondary classes utilize Socratic Seminars, Harkness discussions, and allow time and instruction for Baccalaureate examinations. Tahiti International School is accredited by the French Ministry of Education.
Instructors at TIS blend a wide array of teaching styles throughout different disciplines and divisions. These include but are not limited to our Montessori school, project based inquiry and a discussion based model of student centered learning.
We follow a French academic calendar. School begins on September 1, ends on June 27, and we are off for Christmas holidays from December 12-January 9 as well as other vacations throughout the year. The school operates on a trimester calendar. Please see the pdf for more details.