Founded in 1992, Harare International School (HIS) is an independent, non-profit institution, serving students in Early Childhood 1 (EC 1) to Grade 12.  HIS enrolls a diverse student body of approximately 450 students representing over 60 nationalities.

HIS is an IB World School and IB Continuum School accredited to offer the Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP) and the Diploma Programme (DP).

HIS is also fully accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).

The school has active membership of the Association of International Schools in Africa (AISA), the Association for the Advancement of International Education (AAIE) and the Association for School Curriculum and Development (ASCD).

HIS is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, and the educational program is modeled along international and North American curriculum guidelines.