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Shamara
10/2/2016 08:25 EST

We are planning to move from the U.S. to Graz early next year. My husband will work in Gratkorn and we plan to live in Graz.

We have two boys, a 5 and 7 year old. Are there any international schools in Graz besides BIPS and GIPS?

Is there an American community in Graz?

Thanks.

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DLozada
10/13/2016 10:20 EST

My partner is from Graz. Right now we are living in Costa Rica but will be moving back to Graz next year as well. I am from the United States. Our daughter, 10, speaks English and Spanish and is learning German. We were in Graz last year for 5 months, and while we were there my daughter went to a school called "Elizabeth Schule" http://www.vs-elisabeth.at/ This was a great school. There are many foreign kids that go to this school. Although it's primarily taught in German, they had teachers that would come to help the children during class who didn't speak German. Apart from this school, the other two that you mentioned are the only schools that teach in English as the primary language. We are planning on sending our daughter to the English school when we go back next year.
There is an American community in Graz. There are many Americans there for work/school.

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