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As the Director of QSI International School of Skopje, it is my privilege to welcome you to our school and website. The school is proud to be a true international school with a diverse student population hailing from more than twenty-two different countries. For 25 years, QSI Skopje has been a fixture in the international community of Skopje serving expatriate and local families seeking an international education for their children.

QSI International School of Skopje offers a high-quality education using American curriculum in the English language from preschool through grade 12. We are a member of Quality Schools International (QSI), a nonprofit educational organization with 35 schools in 29 countries. The school's educational philosophy, Mastery Learning, includes a personalized approach to instruction and leads to teaching for mastery to ensure success for all students in a positive learning environment.

QSI Skopje is fully accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA) in the United States showing that we have a rigorous and world-recognized educational program.  Our teachers are all highly qualified educators with the core content teachers educated and certified in the U.S. or UK.  Teachers are caring and provide academic experiences for our students that are rigorous and relevant while preparing students for success in a global society. QSI Skopje offers our secondary students university level courses through our Advanced Placement (AP) program created by the College Board in the United States. We are proud to be an approved AP Capstone school providing secondary students the opportunity to earn the innovative Advanced Placement (AP) Capstone Diploma, a two-year program of study that focuses on critical thinking, collaborative problem solving, and research skills in a cross-curricular context.

At QSI Skopje, we believe every student can succeed and it is our responsibility to provide the conditions for success both in and out of the classroom through our educational approach and the development of the QSI Success Orientations. Our school community embodies the Success Orientations and believes that the development of these orientations or dispositions is an essential component for teaching the whole child and nurturing all areas of students’ development and learning. Our caring staff and supportive learning environment help to ensure we meet the academic, social, and emotional needs of all students.

QSI Skopje offers many exciting academic and extracurricular opportunities for students of all ages. We encourage students to take advantage of all QSI has to offer and to accept the many challenges they will face with interest and enthusiasm. We believe that with our strong success-oriented instructional program, opportunities to develop interests and ignite passions, and the support of family and teachers, students will thrive and grow as they experience continued success in all areas.  

As the Director of QSI International School of Skopje, it is important to me that the teachers, students, and parents who come through our doors are excited to be here!  This attitude enables us to meet the challenges of academic excellence in a positive, fun, and nurturing environment where all students can be their best. Contact us today to schedule a tour and experience firsthand the success-oriented, positive, and family-like environment at QSI Skopje.


Heather Sherwood