The Elizabeth English Academy

April 6, 2018 | Italy, Schools Tuscany Umbria, Tuscany & Umbria, Tuscany & Umbria education

The Elizabeth English Academy is a a bilingual (Italian/ English) primary & middle school teaching pupils from 3-14.


The Elizabeth English Academy with a broad curriculum drawing upon both the Italian and English national education systems.

The school has three main programmes:

  • Early Years
  • Primary (years 1- 5)
  • Middle School (years 6-8)

Most subjects, except Italian, are taught in English. In year 4 and 5 the school teaches Maths in Italian so as to give the children total immersion within both their language areas. In addition to the written curriculum, children also partake in PE and arts and crafts on a weekly basis.

All pupils study English, Mathematics, Science, Art, Geography, History, ICT and PE (e.g. football and volleyball), ICT and Art lessons are taught by specialist members of staff. Assessment is ongoing, with end of topic and end of year tests in the core and other written subjects.


School fees are €6,300 annually, plus an annual membership fee of €250. See a full overview here.


Applications can be made and contact established with the school by following links on the school’s Admissions page.


The school is located in San Giuliano Terme, Pisa, and is a short 8-minute drive from the city centre. Pisa itself is on the coastline of the region of Tuscany, and is a 1 hour 30 minute drive from the city of Florence.

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Contact Details:

Via G Matteotti 140, San Giuliano Terme, Pisa 56023 /

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