IST is a not for profit international school which has served local and expatriate families since 1963. The school has been accredited by the Council of International Schools and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges since 1984. IST is an authorized IB World School, providing a continuous IB education through the IB Primary Years Programme (PYP), IB Middle Years Programme (MYP) and IB Diploma Programme (DP) frameworks to students from Nursery to Grade 12. The International School of Turin proudly flies the ECO School flag. The flag indicates that IST has been recognized by the international Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) as an official ECO-SCHOOL. In alignment with FEE, the school aims to create a sustainable world in which education creates positive change.