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Schule Schloss Salem

Tara: Germany

Limba de predare: German, English

Ani de studiu:

Grade 5 - Grade 12

Inceput an: September

Burse: Da


Salem, Bavaria


Zurich: 1 h 30 min

About the school

Schloss Salem was founded in 1920 by Prince Max von Baden - the last reichcancelar, politician and educator Kurt Hahn and as weel as the role of an secret advisor to the Minister of Culture Carl Reinhard. Kurt Hahn formulates a series of reformist principles in education which continues to be respected even today. At the core of his philosophy are dedicated virtues such as love for the truth, the courage to support a point of view and responsibility. Salem is a private school in the province of Baden-Württemberg, and also, it's an international school organization that is part of the IB schools. The school is a member of the Association of German schools Landerziehungsheime and international organization Round Square Conference and has partnerships with a number of American schools. Schule Schloss Salem is made up of three schools, which have separate school grounds. In all campuses, the study is being conducted in small classes and is led by qualified teachers, using modern methods.


  • Salem Castle (year 5-10): girls and boys live separately, in rooms with 2-4 beds,  distributed in different areas of the dorm, each of them having a maximum capacity of 1620 people. Each area has showers, kitchen and living room for leisure. The safety of the students is ensured by tutors and their assistants chosen amongst the students.
  • Spetzgart Castle (year 11 - 12): the students live in comfortable dorms, in rooms with two beds and washstand. The rooms are  distributed in different areas of the dorm and each area has showers, kitchen and living room with TV. Each campus has a manager that lives on campus with the students.
  • Härlen Campus (year 12): the campus is situated at a 15 minutes walk from the Spetzgart Castle, close to Überlingen. They are accommodated in 6 dorms, each of them having double rooms, livingroom, kitchen and bathroom. The school building includes classrooms, dining hall, library with computers, theater, music rooms and administrative offices. In campus there are sport fields, tennis courts, coffee shops and a parking lot.   

General information

  • Age of students: 10 - 19
  • Age of boarding students: 10 - 19
  • Total number of students: 600
  • Number of boarding students: 600
  • Total number of boarding students: 230

Programe de studiu see all »

  • Bilingual program for middle school
  • German program
  • International classes
  • Abitur
  • IB Diploma
  • Summer language courses

Sports & Activities

The extracurricular activities play an important role in the school's educational philosophy. The program is designed according to the students' year of study.

The school offers more than 25 thematic clubs: Model United Nations, marketing, photography, sailing, Duke of Edinburgh's Award, engineering, school orchestra, horse riding, etc.

Regarding music, the students of the school are often among the winners of the natonal competition „Jugend musiziert”.The students can choose to study one of the 10 instruments available (clarinet, double bass, drums, guitar, piano, saxophone, trumpet, violin, cello or flute) or take vocal classes. Other creative arts offered by the school are; pottery, theater, drawing. On the Campus of Salem Castle there are workshops for carpentry, fine mechanics, ironmongery, gastronomy, tailoring, photography, turning.



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  • Bilingual program for middle school
  • German program
  • International classes
  • Abitur
  • IB Diploma
  • Summer language courses
  • Transcript of records for the last 2 years
  • Recommendation from teachers
  • Admission exams and interview 

For more information contact IntegralEdu

  •  Fee for 2018 / 2019: € 41 400 – € 44 400
  •  Enrollment fee: € 1725 – € 1850
  • Confirmation deposit:  € 3 450 – € 3 700




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