Reduce the complexity of your international school’s accounting
and financial operations.

Your school’s business office works incredibly hard backstage to keep the
school’s finances running smoothly. As a school already balancing overseas staff
and vendors, find support coordinating your international finances with the help of
our trained accounting staff.

Our strategy is driven by the goal of seeing every school’s time, resources, and revenue having the biggest possible impact in their student’s lives.


Managing payroll, financial transactions, and capital projects with a blend of local and global staff in an international school setting creates complexity and added book-keeping. Our trained accounting staff can alleviate local pressure while providing cost-effective processes, streamlining procedures, and recommendations to maximize your overall budget.

ISS can help you operate global transactions with the ease of US-centric accounting processes and management, oversee critical capital projects, safeguard proper donation documents, reduce unnecessary expenditures, and enhance your school’s overall financial management. We can even assist you in setting up a US-incorporated nonprofit 501(c)(3) entity for your school.

ISS can conduct your entire payroll processing function, including safe and reliable US-based Direct Deposit payroll processing, as well as local payments, reducing your bookkeeping time. ISS can globally execute your vendor payments, minimizing significant processing time by staff or local providers; and also conduct routine audit and monitoring functions, reviewing your accounts daily to keep information real time and helping to prevent fraudulent activities.

ISS can process and receipt all donations for your capital fundraising campaign, reducing paperwork and giving you assurance that you are in full regulatory compliance.

Through ISS’s scale, you get access to reduced fees, bundled pricing and improved technology, so your school eliminates individualized expenses that quickly add up.

ISS can assist you with establishing a US nonprofit including; nonprofit board set up, training on financial policies and procedures for board of directors, management and staff, and financial planning to help your school achieve its goals.

Strengthening Against Bank Fraud

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Foundation Management

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School Sustainability: From Activism To Curriculum

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Train Your Leadership

The school leaders and Board of Directors play a critical role in a school’s success and relationship with the entire school community. ISS’s certified trainers offer governance seminars as well as services to support leadership transition and policy development through customized, interactive workshops.

We help you:

  • Create efficient governance structures, including clear roles and responsibilities for fiduciary, strategic and generative roles
  • Make a smooth transition into new administrations
  • Understand best practices and develop action plans to adopt
  • Develop institutional policy
  • Enhance school development in areas such as long-term planning, fiscal policy, endowments, strategic planning, and more