Throughout its 46 year old history, Birralee has gained a special place in Trondheim as a stable, good quality school, offering excellent education in English. Our journey started back in 1973 when Margot Tønseth recognised the need for an English speaking school in Trondheim.
1973 – School starts with 13 students at Lilleby.
1975 – School moves to Kalvskinnet (current location).
2004 – A change in legislation makes it possible to reduce the school fees drastically. Making the school more accessible for everyone.
2006 - Start Birralee Middle School.
2008 – The Middle School is approved as a University of Cambridge Exam Centre.
2008 – Best school in Norway’s National Tests!
2010 – Students and staff move to a temporary location at Brøseth due to a planned renovation of the School Building.
2011 – Kindergarten, Primary and Middle School move back to a completely renovated School Building at Kalvskinnet.
2019 – School Playground completely renovated
2020 – A vibrant international learning community of 270 students!