St George’s Achieves Top Ten Recognition in 2024 Spear’s Index

St George’s is delighted to announce that it has been included in the prestigious Spear’s 500 Schools Index for 2024 which recognises the very best schools around the world. 

St George’s has been named as one of the Top Flight international schools in the Europe category (excluding Switzerland), alongside renowned schools including the British School of Paris, the British School of Brussels, Campion School (Athens) and St. Julian’s (Lisbon).

Spear’s adopts a rigorous ranking system to identify schools in three levels: Top Flight, the highest ranking given by Spear’s for the top ten schools in each region of the world; Top Recommended, or Recommended. 

In recognising this highly prestigious honour, Eric Gerritsen, the Chair of Trustees said: “This recognition reflects the hard work and commitment of many people ranging from teachers to support staff, from school management to the Board of Governors, to whom the board of trustees expresses all its appreciation and gratitude.”

Dr John Knight, Principal of St George’s, said: “We are hugely proud of the recognition from Spear’s which places St George’s among the very best schools in the world.  This accolade is a wonderful endorsement of our very special school community as a leading International School in the region.  The school continues to build on its strong foundations as we embark on our exciting new strategic plan for the coming years as we look forward to continued success in the years ahead.”

The Spear’s research unit brought together an impartial, expert advisory panel to arrive at its final selection for this year’s School’s Index. Read more about St George’s inclusion as a Spears Top Flight school in the Spear’s Schools Index: The 10 best private schools in Europe 2024