Accreditation & Memberships

Fairgreen International School will seek accreditation or authorisation from:

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA)

The Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA) accredit all Esol Education’s U.S. curriculum schools. Recognized by the United States Department of Education, MSA is among the premier accrediting associations in the world and has been accrediting colleges and schools in the United States for over a century. Esol Education and MSA have a 30-year relationship and MSA currently accredits eight Esol schools.

Council of International Schools (CIS)

Fairgreen will also seek accreditation by the Council of International Schools (CIS). CIS is one of the world’s most widely recognized international accrediting organizations, defining educational standards, and helping member schools access new international educational practices, gain recognition for accomplishments, attract qualified staff, facilitate student connections with leading universities around the world, and provide a quality international education experience to students and parents. CIS currently accredits 6 Esol schools.


International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO)

Fairgreen International School is an IB World School, authorized for the Primary Years Programme and Middle Years Programme, and we are in candidate status for the authorization of our IB Careers-related Programme (IBCP) and IB Diploma Programme (IBDP), expecting full certification by June 2021.*

*Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its four academic programmes:  PYP, MYP, IBDP,  and IBCP. Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted. For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit

Most of Fairgreen’s sister schools in the Esol family are authorized IB World Schools, sharing a commitment to developing distinctive, high quality programs of international education. Esol Education schools have enjoyed a 30-year relationship with the IBO, with many teachers serving as IB trainers and examiners. The Esol schools have graduated more than 2,000 IB Diploma students over the years.

Learn more about the Esol Education schools’ affiliations and memberships.