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  • An International Family

    Our diverse international community features students and staff from over 100 nationalities


  • Personalised Learning

    We value each student’s individuality as well as his or her integration into society. Our programme of studies prepares our students for the demands of a global 21st century.

    CDL prepares students for the worlds top universities

  • Our People

    We benefit from talented and experienced faculty, staff and our Senior Leadership Team.

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  • A range of activities

    The opportunities don't stop when the school terms end. We offer a range of activities for your child to discover, from ski trips to performing arts camps and guided GAP years

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  • A Place to Call Home

    Whether your child is joining us at Pre-K or midway through their learning journey, we offer a nurturing environment that will make a huge difference to their future

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  • Broadening Horizons

    From the city to lake and the mountains, every child will find something to love in our range of activities


  • A Safe Place to Grow

    Our safe and welcoming campus will be a home where your child can learn to be confident and independent


  • Say Hello

    Get in touch or visit us to discover what makes Collège du Léman an inspiring place to learn

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Learning Support at Collège du Léman

“If a child can’t learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach them the way they learn“  - Ignacio Nadio Estrada


Collège du Léman Learning Support department assists students with diagnosed specific learning needs such as dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia, ADD and ADHD.

We strongly believe that all students deserve a high-quality education within a broad, balanced and relevant curriculum so that they can reach their potential, enhance their self-esteem, and maintain their interest and enjoyment in their studies. All Collège du Léman students can benefit from our expertise as we use a wide range of teaching techniques.

We work in close collaboration with parents, classroom teachers, external therapists and school counsellors to ensure students’ educational needs are being met.

  • Learning groups

Learning Support specialized SEN teachers offer classes in Numeracy, Literacy and Study Skills for both Middle School and High School from Grade 6 to 12. Small groups are taught in our classrooms, which are fully equipped with the newest effective learning resources, including interactive whiteboards, all providing a multisensory hands - on learning experience.

Progress is monitored regularly and programmes are altered to suit the needs of the student.

For more information about our courses, read our brochure and registration form.

  • Guidance to teachers

In collaboration with external educational therapists, we prepare guidance documents (Individual Study Plan) for teachers, advising them on more specific teaching strategies and accommodations such as:

  • Extra time in examinations and tests
  • The use of a laptop and educational software
  • Provision of an assistant to read to the student and/or write for them
  • Regular breaks and a variety of equipment and strategies to manage stress and anxiety

If you would like to learn more about us, please contact:

Christopher Hippisley                                                     

Head of Learning Support Secondary                          

Tel: +41 22 775 55 19                 


Bernadette Joly Horowitz

Learning Support Administrative assistant

Tel: +41 22 775 55 91

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