Yüzyil Isil High School
Bahçekoy, Valide Sultan Cad No 2, Alay Yolu, 34473 Sariyer,
Tel: (+90) 212 226 2353
Fax: (+90) 212 226 2230
National, IB, UK curricula.
160 students, 14-17 yrs.
The Yüzyil Isil High School is located in a pleasantly wooded
area on the northern outskirts of Istanbul. It is a co-educational
day national school regulated and inspected by the Turkish Ministry
of Education. The school has a Foundation Board of Directors and a
The Yüzyil Isil High School, which opened in September 1995,
aims to educate the whole student under the motto: Knowledge, Friendship
and Success. The school is organized into departments: English,
Turkish Studies, social studies, mathematics, information technology
(IT) and science. English, science, IT, applied arts and mathematics
are taught in English. A well-qualified staff of expatriate and
Turkish teachers works to provide a bilingual/bicultural disciplined
academically rigorous education within a supporting and understanding
learning environment a the Yüzyil Isil High School.
Entrance to the Yüzyil Isil High School is by competitive
examination. In the High School years, students are prepared for
the International Baccalaureate (IB) examinations. There are features
of a British education, a House system and extracurricular activities.
Yüzyil Isil High School facilities include a well-equipped
sports hall, outdoor sports facilities, two libraries, science and
computer laboratories, music and art rooms, a 320-seat auditorium
and three dining halls.
The Yüzyil Isil High School school day is from 08:20 to 15:40,
Monday to Friday. There are approximately 180 student learning days
within three semesters from September to the following mid-June,
with a two-week break in February and one-week break in November.
The main holiday occurs during July and August.