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SISU Schools by Lumo Education and International Schools Services- Our Story

Our Story

Thinking big creates big thinkers.

We are on a mission to raise the standard of education in the world. Quality schools should be available to all children.

SISU Schools® is a new school model by two world-class education providers, International Schools Services and

Lumo Education.


SISU Schools® brings quality education available to any country, in any language and in any school level.


As a nonprofit organization, International Schools Services (ISS) works with more than 500 international schools and thousands of educators each year across its suite of services, creating the largest global footprint in international education support.

Lumo Education Ltd (Lumo) delivers kindergarten and school concepts based on the award-winning

Finnish educational approach.

LUMO-ISS in Numbers


International Schools started and managed


Educators recruited globally


School supply orders completed each year 


Years of combined teaching experience of Finnish Education System 

Lumo Education is part of Education Finland, a governmental cluster program supporting

the best education providers in their growth on the international market.

The program is coordinated by the Finnish National Agency for Education.


Our Heroes of Learning

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Dr. Dick Moore

"Thinking big creates big thinkers."

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Aki Halko

"Heroes never give up."

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Sanna de Araújo

"Learning is a human superpower."

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Salla Halko

"Where there is will, there is a way."

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Dr. Tom Hawkins
"Education allows our dreams to soar and our inner heroes to emerge."

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Kaisu Helminen

"Curiosity guides you as you

explore your limits."

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Michelle Kuhns

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