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Top 10 shortlists 2022

Discover the schools named in the Top 10 shortlists for the 2022 World’s Best School Prizes.

Learn and be inspired by schools from all over the world who are transforming the lives of their students.

Meet the 50 schools named in the Top 10 shortlists for the World’s Best School Prizes.

These are the stories of exemplary schools that, in the shadow of a global pandemic, have demonstrated powerful and inspiring initiatives that are transforming the lives of their students and their communities.

Representing the globe and its endless contexts, these 50 schools are leading by sharing their best practices and expertise, stepping forward in disseminating grassroots solutions to tackle the greatest challenges that our education system faces today.

The Top 10 shortlisted schools for each category were featured in World Education Week, the biggest global online celebration of schools. Annually hosted by T4 Education, World Education Week took place in October 2022 to share their stories of success and experiences, and hosted the Winning Ceremony where the winners were announced.

Discover the Top 10 shortlisted schools named in the five categories of the World’s Best School Prizes and learn how they are creating ripples of change through their amazing work.

Top 10 for CC
Top 10 for EA
Top 10 for I
Top 10 for OA
Top 10 for SHL

Watch the announcement of the shortlisted schools

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