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1400 Years of History

Historical Traditions

The Gymnasium & Internat Kloster Disentis (GKD) School boasts a long and prestigious educational history spanning nearly 1400 years. The school has adopted a value-based education system founded on the principles of St. Benedict to maintain and preserve its commitment to academic excellence.

Optimal Education

The Gymnasium & Internat Kloster Disentis is a small school offering reduced class sizes for optimal educational impact. We recruit high calibre students worldwide, offering them a substantial selection of primary and supplementary subjects within the Swiss syllabus.

A UNESCO Associated School

In May 2013, The Gymnasium & Internat Kloster Disentis became a UNESCO Associated Schools network member. We are proud to be part of this prestigious global exchange, which unites educational institutions worldwide to support international unity, multicultural understanding and quality education.


The Gymnasium & Internat Kloster Disentis is regularly subjected to strict controls by the SGS Société Générale de Surveillance. It has proven that the requirements for the Q2E master (quality through evaluation and development) are met.

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