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Founded in 1963, the well-established International School of Lusaka is one of the oldest international schools on the African continent, and currently the third largest in the Association of International Schools in Africa. The teaching staff consists of over 50 professional educators from 15 countries. International School of Lusaka is made up of three school units - early childhood, primary and secondary. The secondary school is divided into a lower school and an upper school.
The vision of the founders of Sentinel School Kabitaka is to empower all who pass through with an education which will open their minds and prepare them for opportunities in life. They strive for a culture of lifelong learning which translates into an enlightened society capable of dealing with whatever challenges that may come its way. The school is a spiritually aware and a supportive environment which has been established to have an impact on its alumni long after they have moved on.
Operating since 2000, B-Wise School currently delivers education from creche through to grades 1-7 and junior secondary, grades 8-9. The multicultural nature of the school provides children with a unique opportunity to interact with other children from different parts of Zambia and within the SADC region. This has produced a high standard of respect for learning and individual differences. In addition, B-Wise School offers G.C.E programmes.
Sentinel School Kalumbila's program is based around an educational model that encourages children's academic prowess in a supportive pastoral atmosphere, which ensures students thrive and achieve their full potential. It offers an African solution which reflects the culture of Zambia and the Southern African region, whilst appealing to both Zambian and international pupils. It takes a holistic approach, bringing together the highest academic standards with the development of every child.
An 'international school for the whole community' which offers the UK Curriculum for pre-school, primary and secondary pupils. Baobab College offers a world-class education in a first class environment. Examinations offered are Cambridge IGCSE, with A levels for senior college pupils and are taken with either Cambridge International or Pearson Edexcel. Baobab is a member of the Council of British International Schools and is a Cambridge International Fellowship Centre.
This school offers quality pre-school, primary and secondary education which develops innovative, creative and integrated learners equipped with skills to enable them to contribute positively to society. Lake Road (PTA) School ensures that class sizes are small, maintaining a teacher pupil ratio of 1:30. A member of the Independent Schools Association of Zambia (ISAZ), this school is one of the leading co-educational day schools, providing all-inclusive education in Zambia.
Pestalozzi Education Centre is a primary and secondary school that provides outstanding education in an environment which enables every child to make full use of his or her intellectual and creative abilities. Pestalozzi Education Centre, promotes practical skills as well as high academic attainment and is also an examination centre for the Examination Council of Zambia grade 7, 9 and 12. It takes a limited number of scholars from impoverished communities, creating a rich and diverse community.
Springfields Coaching Centre provides an enabling learning environment for both full time and part time students. It is a top international educational centre with modern infrastructure and features. The centre has a multicultural student population, coached by a team of highly-experienced and long-serving teaching staff. Extra-curricular activities include table-tennis, chess, basketball, football, art, French and communication skills.
Established in 2014, Trident College Solwezi has been set up in North Western Zambia to provide outstanding holistic education to young people. The school offers the Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) curriculum from year 7 to year 13 (A-levels). The students develop self-discipline, self-esteem, intellectual endeavour, teamwork, a sense of adventure and adaptability. Academic achievement is central in a rounded educational experience that includes sport, music, drama, art and outdoor pursuits.
Study Connect provides advice and assistance to students in Zambia wishing to study in the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, China, Mauritius, Holland, the USA and other countries. The company gives straightforward advice on courses of study for private boarding schools right through to university degree courses. It also offers two vocational training course in Zambia. If you're looking for career advancement, Study Connect International is here to help!
Crested Crane Academy is a co-educational school offering pre-school, primary and secondary school education with boarding and day facilities. Since 2009, the school has continued to provide a holistic education approach where learners receive academic success, personal, social and spiritual development. The school offers a modern environment with international standards of education. It is an Examination Council of Zambia centre for Grades 7, 9 and 12.
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Sonshine Pre-School in Lusaka, Zambia offers a range of services for the younger child, from a baby nursery, through to reception classes that prepare your child for primary school. The programme is stimulating, rich in play and learning inspired by exploration. It also offers primary school and secondary school services in a well established, safe and secure city school environment. Sonshine School upholds the motto of 'success through hard work' and encourages all its pupils to learn to achieve this goal.
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Al-Ummah school is a Muslim Somalian school with Christian pupils and teachers offering quality education services at international level. The school is geared towards helping its students to realise their academic goals while imparting a sense of community and religious values to their students. This school closely watches each student to monitor their academic and personal growth. Al-Ummah school remains informative, committed to academic excellence and producing the best students of tomorrow.
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With classes from grade 10-12, Kansenshi High School provides an exceptional, balanced and globally relevant education in a caring environment which allows students to develop to their full potential, enabling them to leave the school confident and well-moulded for the future. The school offers a curriculum that is designed to assist students excel academically, fully preparing them for higher education. Kansenshi High School offers a full range of extra-curricular activities, with various clubs and sporting activities.
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With exceptional primary and secondary school education, this school is rapidly growing to meet the demands of today's global students. Elim School focuses on making students that are critical thinkers and are academically, and socially prepared to be life-long learners and citizens in a global society. The school promotes self-confidence and creativity in order for students to become productive, ethical, responsible, and involved with the school and community.
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Set in a serene and conducive learning environment, this school offers quality education from grade 1 - 12 for day and boarding students. Lwengu School aims to sustain the moral, spiritual, physical and intellectual needs of the students to provide full realisation of every child's potential. The school has a team of experienced, qualified and dedicated staff. Lwengu School uses the Zambian curriculum which is broadened to cater for today's child. The school has a fully stocked library and several clubs.
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Established in 1957, Luanshya Boys High School is a government owned school for boys that is committed to providing an equitable learning environment that will embrace intellectual, physical, social, moral and spiritual growth. With an aim to help the boys to successfully navigate through the obstacles they may be faced with in life. Luanshya Boys upholds its motto 'Non Solum Nobis' translated as Not for Us Alone. The school strives to create a caring and supportive environment for its pupils.
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Since 1992, this school has been catering for local and international students and runs from pre- school to grade twelve. Ibex Hill School offers Cambrdige and Examinations Council of Zambia examinations. The school has two campuses that include a girls' and twin boys' campus with excellent boarding facilities. Ibex Hill School ensures that it provides its boarding school students with nutritious meals on a daily basis. The school is committed to providing education and facilities of the highest standard.
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Government owned, this school was founded by the Society of Jesus in 1949. Canisius Secondary School is committed to not only offering secondary education but also assisting students in the fullest possible development of their God-given talents so that they can become persons of proficiency, conscience and commitment in serving God and the human community. The school offers an all-inclusive curriculum and a wide variety of extra-curricular activities.
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Lusaka Girls Secondary School provides a nurturing environment for students to be cordial, confident and caring visionary leaders. The school has immense confidence in its students' abilities and focuses on preparing them for the challenges of the future. Lusaka Girls Secondary School is constantly creating new trails for its students to discover new learning opportunities that will enable them to become wholesome individuals who have confidence in themselves and what the future has to offer.
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Founded in September 1988, this is a co-educational Christian boarding school catering for the educational needs of primary, secondary and sixth form students in a secure and caring environment. Chengelo School prepares pupils for the University of Cambridge International GCSE and A-Level exams. The campus has exceptional sporting facilities including soccer fields, a rugby pitch, a 400m running track, netball and basketball courts and a swimming pool.
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Established in 2005, Great North Road Academy is a co - educational school that offers quality education for pre school, primary and secondary level with an option of day or boarding facilities. The school believes everyone is intelligent and aims at finding solutions to education system challenges. The school is run on two campuses with Great North Road Academy, quality comes first. The have limited the number of pupils per class so that each pupil can get the necessary attention.
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Lady Diana High School is a co-education school that offers education for pre-school, primary and secondary school level. The school develops pupils by providing opportunities for each one to grow to their full potential in emotional, social, physical, intellectual, and spiritual areas. The school aims to provide a friendly place where children feel comfortable, make new friends, share, learn and think in a positive environment conducive to student learning.
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Formed in 1966, this is a government school offering secondary education for students in grade 8-12. Matero Boys Secondary School has grown to emerge as one of the most preferred schools of choice in Lusaka Province, owing to its surge in academic performance. The school believes that each student has the potential that must be harnessed to achieve excellent results. Matero Boys Secondary School offers a well-designed curriculum and has taken cognisance of the evolving new trends in education.
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This a co-educational Christian secondary boarding school offering primary and secondary school education. Chalo Trust School provides a time tested and complete curriculum with a major goal to inspire the best in every child and to make them realise their full personal potential by exposing them to all distinguished educational programs possible. Through its expertise in curriculum implementation and the technology presence, Chalo Trust School continues to address the needs of the century learner.
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A government co-education boarding institution offering senior secondary school education up to 'A' levels. David Kaunda Technical Secondary School educates only the finest brains in the country selected from a pool of students who have done their Junior Secondary school education from other secondary schools. The school focuses on moulding its students to become the best scholars or professionals in various fields of science and technology.
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Simba International School is a multi-cultural school with boarding and day facilities. Established in 1982, the school is dedicated to providing a holistic approach to education, its standards of academic excellence are reflected in the results pupils achieve at the IGCSE and GCE 'A' levels. Pupils are given the opportunity to participate in a diverse range of after-school activities which allows them to learn new skills or hone existing ones. The school is situated close to the airport and minutes from the town centre.
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A boarding school offering quality education from grade 8-12, specifically for girls. Kasisi Girls Secondary School provides limitless platforms that help students realise their ambitions. With a strong record of achievements in the academic and co-curricular areas, Kasisi ensures that its students are fully empowered to discover their own unique ways of making a difference in their communities. The school believes that conviction, commitment and drive enables it to attain excellence in all its undertakings.
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Lebanese International School of Lusaka is a co-educational school that provides high standards of learning in a clean and safe environment. The school curriculum is divided into four cycles or key stages including nursery – kindergarten, elementary: grades 1-6, intermediate: grades 7-9 and senior secondary: grades 9-12. The staff is comprised of committed professional educators who are dedicated to delivering a comprehensive curriculum to all students. The Lebanese school also offers rich extra-curricular activities.
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Established in 1963, this is a government school for boys and girls, committed to educating and empowering students to become confident, resourceful, lifelong learners who are prepared for various challenges beyond high school. Linda High School's vision is to offer an outstanding educational experience for each and every student. While providing a challenging, nurturing, and safe learning environment, the school ensures that it develops learners who are college, career, and citizenship ready.
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Moving from primary school to secondary school, is a big transition for students. For some students it can be a time full of excitement, and anxiety for new experiences but for others it can be a challenging experience.

The work that students experience in secondary school builds on what they learned in primary school, this gives them more advanced knowledge about many academic subjects. The increase in work load in secondary school is what makes it a bit more challenging for some students. These challenges encourage students to work extra hard, which results in them appreciating certain subjects or discovering a passion for a particular subject.

Secondary schools have teachers and tutors who are available to assist students that are overwhelmed with their academic work. Extra lessons are available for students who require more detailed academic assistance. Students in secondary school will get to experience more independence than they did when they were in primary school. This gives them a better feel of what its like to work hard and be responsible for themselves.

In secondary schools, students have more extra-curricula’s than what they had in primary school. This makes secondary school a great time for students to explore their interests and try new things. These extra-curricular activities will help students develop essential skills such as time management skills.

Most private, government and community secondary schools in Zambia follow a Zambian curriculum with private schools demanding the higher fees in this group. Government secondary schools provide secondary education for the whole of Zambia. They are often divided into junior secondary schools, for grades eight and nine and upper secondary schools, for grades ten to twelve. Community secondary schools are supported by individuals, businesses, farms and/or churches in the local area.

Secondary schools across Zambia may cater for day scholars and offer secondary school boarding facilities. International and private secondary school education tends to take in children from the age of 11 whilst government and community secondary school education usually begins at age 13. Government basic schools teach grades one to nine, of which grade one to seven fall in the Zambia primary school category.