Application for Admission
Student Information

Please be sure to complete all fields that are marked with a red asterisk. At the end of the application you should proceed to Review&Confirm application page, where you will be asked to pay the application fee with a credit card. Only confirmed applications will be processed.

After completing the application form, you will receive an automatic message from the system to confirm that we have received your application form. You can use the link in the message to access your dashboard and continue admissions process. Please begin by viewing the Student Details (list of required documents) on the left side of your dashboard.

NOTE: All documents should be saved with the name of the file requested on the list and uploaded as pdf (pictures in jpeg, jpg), if possible.

International School of Helsinki, Finland, is a data controller in relation to the personal data covered by this form and forms and additional documentation used during the application process constituting appendices to this form.

Data shall be processed for purposes of facilitating the admissions and enrollment process. Data may be collected from you or other persons (teachers, counselors, administrators and specialists from previous school or pre-school).

You have the right to access and correct the data. Providing the data is voluntary, though necessary to participate in the admissions process.

Please see the ISH Privacy Notice, at

First expected school day at ISH.

How long do you think your child will study at ISH; estimate of number of years.

Upload New Photo?

Choose any picture of the applicant and upload it here as JPEG.

Student Information

Applicant’s Last Name should be the same as is marked on his/her main passport, no initials or nick names.

Applicant’s Last Name should be the same as is marked on his/her main passport, no initials or nick names.

Please click the calendar icon, then click the month and year at the top, to easily select the correct date. Alternatively, please type the date in American format (MM/DD/YYYY).

Grade/Year/Class at school

NOTE: Our school year is from August to June=School year 2018-2019 begins in August 2018 and ends in June 2019

NOTE: Our cut-off date is September 1st; Students should be age three on or before 1 September to enter the Pre-Kindergarten program (Discovery group) , age four to enter the Kindergarten 1 program (Explorers group), age five to enter the Kindergarten 2 program (Explorers group) and age six to enter grade 1 etc. The school reserves the right to make all final decisions on student placement.

Please write Finnish personal number here if available

Please indicate here the nationality with which your student is applying for admission. First nationality is the one she/he holds passport for and registers with into Finnish population system.

Learning Support and/or Special Education Programme

If you answered Yes to any of the options above, please provide us all necessary documentation, including individual education plans (IEPs), any medical reports and/or psychological testing.