About us


Acacia International School is a high quality primary and preschool in Livingstone, Zambia. We cater for children from Playgroup to Grade 7. We are a registered school of Cambridge Assessment International Education. Cambridge International programmes inspire your child to love learning, helping them discover new abilities and a wider world. We offer the Cambridge International Primary Curriculum and the Zambian National curriculum. Our school exists to serve the needs of the community and our aim is to enable all learners to fulfil their intellectual, emotional, social and physical development. We are a member of the Independent Schools Association of Zambia.

Our broad and balanced curricula equip pupils with the essential skills that they require to become knowledgeable and effective learners both now and in the future. In addition, our pupils come to understand their responsibility to care for the environment and for their community both locally and globally.

Acacia International School welcomes the valuable contributions that parents can make by fulfilling important roles as Governors, Friends of Acacia or as individual volunteers. By working together we ensure the standard of Education of which we can be truly proud.

Mission Statement

Acacia School will offer a broad and balanced curriculum which aspires to the highest levels of International Primary education. We are committed to educate, encourage and challenge all pupils to fulfil their emotional, social and physical growth. As a multicultural school, we will show no bias towards religion, race or gender. Acacia School sees its role in ensuring students not only benefit from being in Zambia, but also from the opportunity of learning alongside children from various parts of the world.


  • Respect
  • Friendship
  • Trust
  • Leadership
  • Determination


To provide a world class education that enables all our children to realise their potential.


Acacia International School is situated in a green and spacious campus on the outskirts of Livingstone. Our grounds offer plenty of space for sporting activities and for children to play in a safe and secure environment. Our large, purpose built classrooms are specifically designed so that there is ample space for collaborative and inquiry based learning.

Our modern facilities include:

  • Library
  • Computer lab
  • Dedicated Early Learning Centre
  • 25m swimming pool
  • Full-size Rugby/Football/Hockey pitch
  • Netball Court
  • School Hall (multi purpose sports hall)



Acacia International School is committed to employing teaching professionals of the highest quality. We have a strong and diverse team of teachers from the UK, South Africa, Zambia and Sri Lanka who have specific training in delivering our international curriculum.