Welcome to
Pechersk School International Kyiv!
Welcome to
Pechersk School Internetional Kyiv!
PSI IS MORE THAN JUST A SCHOOL,
IS A PLACE WHERE WE BELONG
Pechersk School International (PSI Kyiv) is a non-for-profit, international school that was opened in Kyiv in 1995.
PSI is the first and the only school in Ukraine that has authorisation to teach the three International Baccalaureate ® (IB) programmes: Primary Years Programme, Middle Years Programme and Diploma Programme.
In addition to that, PSI offers an additional general education programme accepted by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.
Discover our programmes
3-5 YEARS
Kindergarden
At PSI Kindergarten, we embrace the enriching philosophy of 'learning through play, guided by the International Baccalaureate's (IB) Primary Years Programme (PYP).
6-12 years
Primary school
At Primary School, our dedication to student agency is propelled by the IB Primary Years Programme (PYP). Through inquiry-based learning, we empower students, fostering a sense of responsibility and ownership in their educational journey.
12-18 YEARS
Secondary School
At PSI Secondary School, our students participate in a personalised, inquiry-based programmes (IB Middle Years Programme and IB Diploma Programme) crafted around their needs and graduation goals.
Official license
Ukrainian School
PSI is the only international school in Ukraine with approval from the Ukrainian School of External Studies to offer an additional general education programme accepted by the Ministry of Education of Ukraine.
12-18 YEARS
Secondary School
At PSI Secondary School, our students participate in a personalised, inquiry-based programmes (IB Middle Years Programme and IB Diploma Programme) crafted around their needs and graduation goals.
Official license
Ukrainian School
PSI is the only international school in Ukraine with approval from the Ukrainian School of External Studies to offer an additional general education programme accepted by the Ministry of Education of Ukraine.
virtual open talk
Power of International Education During War
We are delighted to invite you to join the first Virtual Pechersk School International (PSI Kyiv) Open Talk!
Our first speaker is Trae Holland, Director of Pechersk School International. Join us on Zoom on 20 June at 18:00 (Kyiv time).
The application process for the ‘24-25 academic school year is open.
Please follow the guidelines below to begin your application or feel free to schedule a meeting with the Admissions manager.
The application process for the ‘24-25 academic school year is open.
Please follow the guidelines below to begin your application or feel free to schedule a meeting with the Admissions manager.
All great things about PSI
Accreditations
PSI Kyiv is proud of the prestigious IB World School status that it has held for more than 20 years.
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Faculty
PSI hires highly qualified and experienced faculty. All teachers are fully certified in their area of instruction and many hold advanced degrees.
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Safety & Well-being
PSI Kyiv Campus is equipped with authorised bomb shelter spaces, meeting official standards.
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Not-for-profit status
PSI, Kyiv is a not-for-profit school founded in Ukraine, with a parent-elected Board of Governors, responsible for the long-term sustainability of the school as per the School’s Mission, Vision, Core Values, Parameters, and strategic direction.
Child Protection
PSI is committed to the safety and well-being of all the children and young people in our care. We support the rights of the child and will act without hesitation to ensure a child-safe environment.
We also support the rights and well-being of our staff and volunteers and encourage their active participation in building and maintaining a secure environment for all participants.
Guiding statements
Our guiding statements provide the foundation for all decision making.
Our Motto: A Place Where We Belong.
Our Mission: Joyful, challenging, and personalised learning in an inclusive international community.
Our Vision: Voices valued. Passions nurtured. Worlds connected.
Belonging
In addition to our high educational standards, PSI is well known for establishing a sense of belonging and community in a joyful, multi-cultural environment.
Our motto: A Place Where we Belong, is a source of pride and action.
Diversity Statement
PSI recognises the responsibility of nurturing a diverse, equitable, and inclusive global society. Together we aspire to create a harmonious community where each person feels that their whole identity is known and respected.
We commit to persevering together as we face the inevitable challenges in our ever-evolving journey to create a just and peaceful world.
Memberships
PSI is supported by the U.S. Department of State Office of Overseas Schools and is licensed by the Ministry of Education in Ukraine to offer their Ukrainian Programme.
In addition, PSI is a member of the Council of International Schools (CIS), Educational Collaborative for International Schools (ECIS), the Central and Eastern European Schools Association (CEESA), the Association for the Advancement of International Education (AAIE) and the Academy for International School Heads (AISH).
Learn more about PSI Kyiv
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Tetiana Dronchak
Admissions Manager