Quick facts

SSHL is a boarding school. Our primary mission is to provide Swedish students both from home and abroad with a high-quality education in a boarding school setting. SSHL also welcomes international boarding students as well as day students from Sigtuna and surrounding municipalities. The students wear school uniforms on Wednesdays and on special occasions.

SSHL is managed by Sigtuna Skolstiftelse with Sigtunastiftelsen and Knut and Alice Wallenbergs stiftelse as trustees. As a foundation, the school is not run for profit.

SSHL in numbers

  • Today, the school has around 700 students, of which approximately 200 are boarders and 500 are day students. Around 300 of our students receive their lessons in English (DP, MYP, BM).
  • Amongst the boarders, around 60 students are Swedish-nationals from abroad, 30 are foreign and 100 are Swedish students.
  • Class size: approximately 28 students.
  • The boarding school has 7 boarding houses: three for girls, three for boys and one for middle school students.

Elementary school

  • Elementary school year-class 7-9 and the IB Middle Years Programme MYP have around 300 students, with lessons given in Swedish or English.

High school

  • Swedish High School Programmes and IB Diploma Programme have some 400 students

Programmes taught in Swedish

  • Business Management & Economics programme
  • Natural Science programme
  • Social Science programme

Programmes taught in English

  • IB Diploma programme
  • Business Management & Economics programme