Lord Wandsworth Leaderboard


Rome International Schools


The isbi Schools Directory Guide To The Top International Schools And Private Schools in Rome

For anyone planning a move to or within Rome, in central Italy, we have collated information below about different places to live, International schools and private schools (including High schools), property and relocation agents and other information we think useful for relocating to Rome and the surround area.

Offering some of the best living anywhere in Italy, Rome’s famous suburbs include Cnetro Storico, Civitavecchia Port, Monti, Prati and many more..

Rome has a great choice of high quality private international schools and high schools, beautiful nearby countryside, lots of activities and excellent housing - with a fantastic range of different property to call home, from Italy mansions and estates, villas and bungalows to new build executive housing, family townhouses and apartments.

"A heady mix of haunting ruins, awe-inspiring art and vibrant street life, Italy’s hot-blooded capital is one of the world’s most romantic and charismatic cities." Lonely Planet

Rome, the capital city of Italy, is located on the western side of central Italy, sitting just off the coast, its neighbouring towns and cities include Fiumicino, Latina and Terni. Whilst not being too far away from Perugia, Florence and Naples.

For more fun facts about Rome, Scroll down to our Rome focus page!

Rome is known as the city of fountains, with more than 300 dotted around the city!




Have you booked to attend any School Open Days & Open Events yet?

Visit the comprehensive isbi School Open Days Guide with the latest School Open Days & Open Events dates and timings for School Open Days happening near you.

The isbi School Open Days & Open Events listings have the information you need on Open Days & Open Events happening at your favourite schools soon.

We highly recommend attending School Open Days - they are a great way to learn about and to experience a school and discover if it is the best school for you - or alternatively ask for a private tour of your favourite schools, when it suits you.

Looking for a prestigious International (private) school in Rome, Italy?

If you are thinking of moving to live in Rome (or you already live in Rome but are considering relocating) and you and your family are researching some of the best International schools and private schools in Rome there is a big choice of high quality Rome schools, with a number of the cities highest ranking International schools considered to be some of the best in Italy.

The private education sector in and around Rome features day and residential boarding schools, single sex and co-educational (mixed) schools, including leading private nurseries, primary schools, secondary schools and high schools.

Find Private International Schools In Rome, Italy (Or "International Schools And Private Schools Near Me")

Developed over the last 36+ years, the isbi School Search Directory is one of the largest and most comprehensive private schools directories available, helping thousands of families to find, compare and select good schools since the 1980s.

>   You can search for International schools and private schools with a reputation for excellence in Rome and in the suburbs of Rome by using our International Schools Directory and International Schools Finder (powered by School Search Directory) or by clicking on the names of the International schools, private schools and colleges and High schools listed below to see detailed profiles with photos, videos, maps etc.

>   With our expanded school search technology you can filter your search by the type of school you are looking for such as International school and private school, day and boarding, gender, age range, academic study, religious affiliation, school fees, scholarships and bursaries, open days etc.

>   You can also focus your search on just private junior schools or senior high schools or on all-through International schools, or view search results for all of them together.

Please explore isbi.com for detailed information and guides about good schools of all types and for open days, school and college and news, articles and blogs with details of school associations, glossaries and explanations about examinations and qualifications and expert advice about independent education at International schools and private schools around Italy and worldwide.



Top International Schools And Private Schools & Colleges In Rome, Italy

Some of the best International schools and private schools and colleges in Rome, Italy providing a top-tier, world-class day and boarding single-sex and mixed education for boys and girls include:




Where To Live In Rome, Italy

The most popular suburbs in Rome, Italy and the surrounding area include, with approximate population numbers:

>  Rome (2.873 million)

Monti (11,700)

Trevi (8,100),

Colonna (4,300)

Campo Marzio (49,400)

Ponte (11,900),

Parione (9,600)

Regola (2,300)

Sant’Eustachio (1,800),

Pigna (800)

Campitelli (530)

Sant’Angelo (5,000),

Borgo (4,900),

Esquilino (21,000)

Ludovisi (1,500)

Sallustiano (2,100)

Castro Pretorio (5,400)

Celio (2,400),

Testaccio (8,000)

San Saba (3,300)

Prati (240,00)




Rome is a very popular place to live and many people move to Rome each year, or to near Rome and the surrounding area, from around Europe and the rest of the world.

Many of those moving to Rome are seeking a more urban lifestyle, deciding to relocate to the Rome for work and to enjoy the great facilities and leisure amenities, high quality housing and schools, fantastic bars, restaurants, sports and popular cultural events involving art and music available to families living in Rome and the surrounding area.

Ten Things To Know About Rome, Italy

> FACT 1: The entire city of Rome is a UNESCO World Heritage site as there is a higher concentration of precious monuments in central Rome than any other place around the world!

> FACT 2: At Christmastime, head to Rome’s Piazza Navona - the largest and most popular Christmas market in Italy.

> FACT 3: Rome is older than Italy! This is because Italy was only formally founded in 1946. Meaning that Rome existed without belonging to Italy for over 2,600 years!

> FACT 4: The Pantheon is one of Rome’s biggest attractions. However what makes it so special is that it is the only ancient building in the world to remain in (almost) pristine condition.

> FACT 5: The Trevi fountain is one of the most famous tourist attractions in Rome, with the tradition being that you chuck in three coins for good luck. However this means that on average, €3,000 worth of coins are collected from the fountain each day!

> FACT 6: Take a trip to the Trastevere neighbourhood to see some of the most colourful and eccentric buildings in Italy. It also has a great hub of bars and nightclubs if you’re in the mood for some live music or a little boogie!

> FACT 7: More recently, The city's iconic monuments and landmarks, such as the Colosseum and the Pantheon, have been illuminated with green lights to raise awareness for environmental issues

> FACT 8: Stray cats have rights in Rome! Law 281 defined legal protection for cats and set out that harming a cat is punishable by law.

> FACT 9: La Sapienza University, in Rome, is the largest in Europe! It covers more than 110 acres and has over 120,000 students.

> FACT 10:The traditional dish of “cacio e pepe” was originally made in Rome! If you do decide to move to Rome, you’ll be spoilt for places to try the dish as it’s a staple for any Italian restaurant.

Where To Live In Rome, Italy

Rome and the surrounding area offers a huge choice of high quality, premium and luxury property to meet the needs of any family, whether wanting a townhouse, large apartment, villa, mansion or Italy estate, with or without granny annex, garden or swimming pool. There are also property development and investment opportunities too, with land available to purchase and properties in need of renovation.

From central Rome living to rural, Italy or coast lifestyles, Rome and the surrounding area is full of bustling districts and leafy suburbs, lush green areas, charming estates, vibrant high streets, busy neighbourhoods, friendly residential communities and countryside.

Some of the popular residential areas include:

Trastevere Rome,Tridente Rome, Garbetella Rome, Prati Rome, Centro Storico Rome, Monti Rome, Pigneto Rome, Ostiense Rome, Parioli Rome, Trevi Rome, Borgo Rome, Quartiere Rome, San Lorenzo Rome, Trieste Rome, Esquilino Rome, EUR Rome Rome, Nomentano Rome, Della Victoria Rome, Ponte Rome, San Saba Rome, Portuense Rome, Castro Pretorio Rome, Celio Rome, Balduina Rome

Commuting To And From Rome By Rail Or Road

Relocating to Rome is especially popular with those happy to work from home most of the time but needing to occasionally commute to other places for work.

Others are happy to commute more regularly to Naples, PErugia, Florence and other locations for work.

Travel times to key destinations by road and rail include:

>  Rome To Naples: Naples is about 225 km by road from Rome via the A1/E45 and driving to the centre of Naples from Rome normally takes under 2 hours 30 minutes. There is a very regular train service to X from Rome, with trains taking from 1 hour 20 minutes.

>  Rome To Perugia: Perugia is about 170 km by road from Rome via the SS3bis and driving to the centre of Perugia from Rome normally takes under 2 hours 40 minutes There is a very regular train service to Perugia from Rome, with trains taking around 2 hours 15 minutes.

>  Rome To Florence: Rome is about 270 km by road from Florence via the A1/E35 and driving to the centre of Rome from Florence normally takes under 3 hours 15 minutes. There is a very regular train service to Rome from Florence, with trains taking from 1 hour 40 minutes.



Nearest Airports To Rome, Italy

The nearest airport to Rome is Rome Ciampino (CIA) which is 13 km from Rome. Other nearby airports include Rome (FCO) (under 23 km), Pescara (PSR) (150 km), Naples (NAP) (190 km)




Pompei Realty SRLS


Great Properties Real Estate


Sotheby’s International Realty


Great Properties Real Estate


Renting Rome Real Estate


Eureka Real Estate


Gabetti Real Estate


Umbria Real Estate


Idealista Real Estate


Engel & Völkers Estate Agents


Casa.it Italy Estate Agents


Gabetti Property Solutions


Realigro Estate Agents


Agenzia Immobiliare Casa Tua Estate Agents


Dimore di Charme Estate Agents


Gabetti Homes Italy


Jaklin & Riegelmann Immobiliare


KeyItaly Estate Agents


La Architrave


La Camelia Estate Agents



Ditta Team Power Removals


Traslocare Roma Removals


Traslochi Easy Removals


PF Traslochi Roma


International Moving Network


D’Angelo Removals


Orillia SRL Removals


Triti Removals


Gondrand Removals


Removal Services Italy


Traslochi Fabio


Jost Services


Sinibaldi Removals