DISCOVER.
DISCOVER.
YOURSELF. IN THE MIDDLE EAST.
OUR MISSION
OUR MISSION
IS TO MAKE EDUCATION A FORCE FOR PEACE AND SUSTAINABILITY IN THE MIDDLE EAST.
CONNECT.
CONNECT.
WITH YOUNG MEN AND WOMEN FROM AROUND THE WORLD.

Welcome!

Student application for the class of 2014-2016 is now OPEN!

First Round Application is now closed. Applicants will receive a decision by March 31st.

Second Round application is now open. Second Round application deadline is May 1st!

      An international high school for students to live and study together in Israel. It focuses on students from the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East regions yet the majority of students come from all over the world. Teaching respect of others, dialogue and the value of peace. Learning about the environment and promoting sustainability as a way of life. Cultivating personal leadership, entrepreneurship, community involvement and service. Taking a stand for a better world for us and our children.  

News & Updates

  • If you have a passion for education, for touching the lives of young man and woman from around the world and want to make a difference in a place that can really benefit from a education as a force for peace and sustainability, join EMIS – the Eastern Mediterranean International School in Israel. Recruiting now for all IB subject groups.


  • EMIS Board is happy to announce that the first 50 qualified applicants to be admitted to EMIS in 2014 will receive a 90% (ninety percent) scholarship for two years! This is on a first come – first served basis.
    Recipients of these scholarships will only pay $3,000 (three thousand US dollars) per year for tuition which includes school, room and board (not including travel to and from school, pocket money, visa and insurance).
    Don’t miss this opportunity! Apply Now!


  • Pic-JPTel Aviv (December 22, 2013)  The EMIS Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Mr. John Potter, a Canadian national with over 15 years of international school experience mostly in Muslim and Middle Eastern countries, has accepted the position of EMIS Founding Director. This nomination followed a thorough search process in which dozens of qualified candidates where considered. Mr. Potter brings with him over 30 years of education and leadership experience including most recently founding and heading the MEF International school in Izmir, Turkey in the past 10 years. 

    “It is not only a high honour, but also a deep responsibility”, said Mr. Potter, “to have been selected as the EMIS Founding Director by the search committee.  I will do my utmost to assist the EMIS board members to achieve the noble goal that rests at the heart of this project.”