Mt Pleasant Zimbabwe
Harare International School

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Harare International School is a Boldly Diverse Learning Community that Inspires Curiosity, Embraces Challenge, Nurtures Personal Growth. Our mission statement drives learning and decision making at HIS. Our new Strategic Priorities are both inspirational and aspirational. We invite all HIS Community members to initiate prototypes that will help realise both our mission statement and these Strategic Priorities. Founded in 1992, and now representing nearly 50 different nationalities, we are an International Baccalaureate Continuum School, offering the Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP) and and the highly sought Diploma Programme (DP) ) for children aged 3 years old up to Grade 12. Student learning is rigorous, inquiry-based and authentic, and incorporate experiences that extend beyond the classroom, during our Explore Zimbabwe week, through ISSEA sports and cultural events. Please contact our welcoming Admissions Team at

  • Day school tuition $6600 - $27700 USD
  • Grades for day school Pre-K/Reception -
    12th Grade/Year 13
  • Scholarships Available No
  • Number of Students 368
  • Year founded 1992
  • Boarding school tuition No Information
  • Curricula IB Diploma, IB Middle Years, IB Primary Years
  • Type Co-ed


Council of International Schools (CIS) Middle States Association (MSA) Authorized by the International Baccalaureate (IB)


HIS charges additional levies for Capital Investment into our beautiful campus as well as for excellent Technology for learning.

Admissions Information

  • Students can join after the academic year begins Yes
  • Application fee (domestic) $250 USD
  • Application fee (international) $250 USD


  • Assigns homework Yes
  • Use of technology in the classroom Yes
  • Language of instruction English
  • ELL support Yes
  • Learning support Yes
  • Native English teachers Yes
  • Languages taught English, French, Spanish
  • Examinations available

Learning Support

HIS offers a continuum of services for students with academic needs that includes assisting students with mild to moderate learning differences.

School Life

  • Sports teams available Yes
  • Max class size 23
  • School provides lunch Yes
  • Uniform required No
  • Access to an educational psychologist No
  • Student nationalities 50
  • Average class size 16

Schools Facilities

A beautifully designed, award-winning performing arts center that seats 700. This facility also houses a drama classroom, two music classrooms, and practice rooms for music. A large gymnasium with fitness centre, outdoor sporting facilities for soccer, basketball, tennis and a 25m outdoor swimming pool.A library with over 25,000 books for the entire school .An Art room for each division of the school and three science labs.