International School of Vantaa



At the 2nd Annual Finland Summit featuring Google for Education, we will be running a Google Certified Educator Level 1 Bootcamp, a pre-certification course PLUS two more days of concurrent workshop sessions that teach you pedagogical uses of the entire G Suite for Education.

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Equity and Equality Plan

The city of Vantaa wants every school in the region to have a plan to ensure that all members of our school and working community are treated equally and justly. The goal of the plan is to improve the visibility and awareness of our basic rights to equality and access to the same opportunities despite the differences that distinguish one person from another.

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Games in Classrooms: What Makes Finnish Education Effective and Fun

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About US

Introduction: The language of instruction is English. We provide schooling for those children whose home language is English or who have sufficient fluency in English to cope in the classroom. Our school is unified, consisting of...

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Google Classroom

ISV has increasingly embraced the digital component of education in an ever-changing world. Students living in society today are called the YOUTUBE generation. Why? If they need information or practical guidance about a topic whether educational or for entertainment purposes the go-to platform is YOUTUBE. In an increased effort to minimize the use of paper and to increase the use of online resources and digital information we, as a school have embraced the digital revolution by purchasing several Chromebooks to be used as an educational tool. Google Classroom has become an integral part of many a classroom and subject teacher. We are dedicated to exploring the educational alternatives and using the resources we have to enhance and develop healthy digital education. As educators we are using digital education to various extents, some more fervently than others, Our aim is to fully realize the goals we have set in terms of digital education by the year 2020.


The New Curriculum

The basic education curriculum has been reformed: the new curriculum was adopted this spring. In order to clarify what’s new, Vantaa Education Department made a video on the changes in Vantaa schools. The video aims to show what going to school...

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Student Art

The 7th grade and 7th - 9th grade elective art students are hosting their annual art exhibition featuring works of phenomenal quality and artistic ability. We would like to extend an invitation to all schools in the Vantaa, Helsinki and Espoo metropolitan area to view the exhibition. The exhibition will run for the following two weeks. Display picture courtesy of Rosa-Marie Pussinen.

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Winter Sports Day

This year winter sports day was a massive success as has been the case over the past few years. We would like to thank the students, parents and teachers for their continued support in this regard. Enjoy the pictures taken during the event and we look forward to our Winter Sports Day next year.

Equality and Equity @ ISV

Video 1

We are extremely proud to present the top student produced video as part of our cooperative equity and equality project. The video is a reflection of what students think equality and equity means at ISV.

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Equality and Equity @ ISV

Video 2

We are ext­re­me­ly proud to pre­sent the top stu­dent pro­duced vi­deo as part of our coo­pe­ra­ti­ve equi­ty and equa­li­ty pro­ject. The vi­deo is a reflec­tion of what stu­dents think equa­li­ty and equi­ty means at ISV.

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Video 3

We are ext­re­me­ly proud to pre­sent the top stu­dent produced videos as part of our coo­pe­ra­ti­ve equi­ty and equa­li­ty pro­ject. The vi­deo is a reflec­tion of what stu­dents think equa­li­ty and equi­ty means at ISV.

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Google Summit Finland @ ISV