TASIS The American School in England

Coldharbour Lane,
Thorpe, Surrey TW20 8TE, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 1932 582 316
Gr: (Boarding) 9-12, PG | 390 students
TASIS The American School in England offers both the International Baccalaureate Diploma and an American college preparatory curriculum, including Advanced Placement courses.
The School community includes co-ed day (3-18) and boarding (14-18) students from over 50 nations.
TASIS combines an excellent academic program, including English-as-a-Second-Language, with outstanding opportunities in art, drama, music and athletics.
An extensive summer program is also offered.
Located 18 miles SW of London on a beautiful and historic 46-acre estate.

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2013 School Data
TASIS The American Boarding School Avg.
School Focus College Preparatory College Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding) 9-12, PG 8-12
Grades Offered (Day) Pre-K-12, PG 7-12
School Type Co-ed Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support No No
Religious Affiliation Non-denominational Non-denominational
Year Founded 1976 1907
Campus Size 46 acres 124 acres

Student Body

Enrollment 390 students 300 students
% International Students 60% 20%
% Students Boarding 47% 67%
Average SAT Score n/a * National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad Year Yes No

Acadmics and Faculty

Saturday Classes No No
Classroom Dress Code Formal Casual
Average Class Size 15 students 12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:8 1:7
# of AP/Advanced Courses Offered 21 15
Number of IB Courses Offered 23 -
ESL Courses Offered Yes Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree 67% 65%
Summer Program Offered Yes Yes

Finances

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$54,500
(Includes the Fall Travel week trip)
$47,200
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$32,000 $26,300
% Students on Financial Aid 5% 35%
Avg. Financial Aid Grant $7,900 $19,000
Merit Scholarships Offered No No

Admission

Application Deadline None / Rolling Jan. 15
SSAT Required No Yes
Acceptance Rate n/a 57%
Director of Admissions Ms. Karen House  
Associate Director of Admissions Mrs. Nellie Bailey  

Course Listings

List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

AP / Advanced Courses

# of AP/Advanced Courses Offered 21 15
Art History Biology
Calculus AB Calculus BC
Chemistry Computer Science A
Economics - Macro Economics - Micro
English Language & Composition English Literature & Composition
Environmental Science European History
French Language Government & Politics - Comparative
Government & Politics - US Latin
Music Theory Physics B
Spanish Language Statistics
US History

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered 12 13
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Golf, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations 18 24
ExtracurricularsArt Club, Badminton, Basketball Club, Conditioning, Dance, Debate Club, Duke of Edinburgh Award, Golf, Lacrosse, Model UN, Riding, Running Club, Soccer, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Theatre, Yearbook

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School Notes:

  • TASIS The American School in England offers both the International Baccalaureate Diploma and an American college preparatory curriculum, including Advanced Placement courses. The School community includes co-ed day (3-18) and boarding (14-18) students from over 50 nations. TASIS combines an excellent academic program, including English-as-a-Second-Language, with outstanding opportunities in art, drama, music and athletics. An extensive summer program is also offered. Located 18 miles SW of London on a beautiful and historic 46-acre estate.
  • School accreditations: NEASC, CIS, TABS, LISA, IBO

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