DANUBE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL VIENNA
"Striving for EXCELLENCE by ENGAGING minds, EXCITING learners, acting ETHICALLY and showing EMPATHY"

Field Trips

Every student in the school will undertake some trips for educational purposes offsite during the year, the majority of this are local and in the Vienna area.  Students in Grades 2 to 12 also take part in one whole grade field trip per year. All of these are included within the school fees.

  • Grade 2 - Pulkau/Thayatal Natural park (community building and ecology)
  • Grade 3 - Purbach (community building and nature we live in)
  • Grade 4 - Eisenwurzen (community building and outdoor adventure)
  • Grade 5 - Bad Goisern (linked to the 'personal histories' unit of inquiry)
  • Grade 6 - Altenmarkt (community building and outdoor adventure)
  • Grade 7 - Gnas (community building and outdoor survival)
  • Grade 8 - Rozsaszentmarton/Szilvasvarad (community building and service project)
  • Grade 9 - Bad Goisern (community building and outdoor adventure)
  • Grade 10 - St Gilgen (community building and water challenge- sailing/surfing)
  • Grade 11 - Borsodbota/Szilvasvarad (CAS retreat)
  • Grade 12 - Theory of Knowledge (TOK) retreat

There are also additional optional overnight field trips that are paid for separately.

Individual students involved in Model United Nations participate in two overseas conferences; Munich and Milan.

Sports Teams in the Danube Valley Athletic Conference (DVAC) play games and tournaments in Vienna, Salzburg, Bratislava and Budapest. The ski-team is active in the alps.

IB Diploma overnight field trips every couple of years take place in biology, geography, German, theatre and the visual arts.

IB MYP students (Grade 9 and 10) get the opportunity every other year to visit England, France or Spain

High School students also visit Romania with Project Centipede and Waluka Primary School in Kenya.

IB World School Vienna

We are a fully IB World School. Find out what this means.

IB Overview
IB World School Vienna

The Learner Profile is a set of characteristics that an IB curriculum seeks to develop.

IB Learner Profile
International School Student in Vienna

Communication and language is a central part of any international school.

Languages
IB world school authentic assessment

How do students, know what to do, to be successful.

Assessment
Service at a Vienna International School

Committed to developing young adults who think not only of themselves but also of others.

Service Learning