For nearly half a century, Munich International School has been at the forefront of international education. Founded in 1966 in Harlaching, the school moved to its current 50ha site near Starnberg in 1968 and will celebrate its 50th Anniversary in 2016. Around 1,200 students from more than 55 nationalities follow the International Baccalaureate (IB) Curriculum from Kindergarten to Grade 12, culminating in the IB Diploma. Munich International School has been an IB World School since 1980 and is located on a secure, natural parkland campus with contemporary facilities, including a new athletics track.