TASIS The American School in England
Thorpe, Surrey TW20 8TE tw20 8te, United Kingdom
Thorpe, Surrey TW20 8TE tw20 8te, United Kingdom
- 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-an-Additional-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.
|Definition of Terms |
2018 School Data
|TASIS The American School in England|
|School Focus||College Preparatory|
|Grades (Boarding)||Grades 9-12, PG|
|Grades (Day)||Grades Pre-K-12, PG|
|Campus Size||46 acres|
|% International Students|
|% Students Boarding|
Academics and Faculty
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
(All students are expected to dress in a neat, clean, tailored, and presentable manner, according to the uniform guidelines. )
|Average Class Size||15 students|
|Teacher : Student Ratio||1:7|
|Number of AP Courses Offered||22|
|Number of IB Courses Offered||23|
|ESL Courses Offered||Yes|
|% Faculty with Advanced Degree|
|Summer Program Offered||Yes|
(Varies with GBP rate; Includes Fall Travel week)
(Varies with GBP exchange rate)
|% Students on Financial Aid|
|Avg. Financial Aid Grant||$6,500|
|Merit Scholarships Offered||Yes|
|Application Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Director of Admissions||Mr. Simon Fitch|
|Associate Director of Admissions||Mrs. Nellie Bailey|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
AP / Advanced Courses
|Total Advanced Courses Offered||22|
|Courses||Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A, Economics, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, Environmental Science, European History, French Language and Culture, Human Geography, Music Theory, Physics 1, Physics 2, Physics C - Electicity & Magnetism, Physics C - Mechanics, Spanish Language and Culture, Statistics, US Government, US History|
|# Interscholastic Sports Offered||12 Interscholastic Sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Golf, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball|
|Total Extracurricular Organizations||18 Extracurriculars|
|Extracurriculars||Club or Organization:|
Fryeburg Academy Community Endeavors, Health Club Membership, One Act Play, Yearbook
Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Dance Club, Theatre
Recreational Athletic Programs:
All School Play, Badminton Club, Conditioning, Lacrosse, Rhythmics, Riding, Running Club, Soccer, Squash, Swimming, Tennis
|Year:||10 Most Popular College Choices (# Enrolled)|
|Link to Matriculation Data|
- At TASIS The American School in England, the aspirations and potential of every student are fostered, nurtured, and challenged. The School educates 700 students from more than 50 nations, including 390 Upper School students (ages 14-18) of which 175 board. This diversity provides a rich, multi-layered experience, while the student-faculty ratio of 7:1 and small classes ensure individualized attention.
- The beautiful 46-acre campus, located close to London and Heathrow Airport, combines historic buildings with modern purpose-built facilities including technology centers, an art/music complex, a 350-seat theatre, and extensive sports facilities.
- TASIS England offers the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, as well as a broad-based American curriculum with Advanced Placement classes. The comprehensive program of athletics and activities, opportunities for leadership and community service, cultural excursions, and the Fall European Travel Week ensure a balanced education.
- One-to-one counseling enables students to identify and apply to the universities that best fit their educational and career aspirations. TASIS graduates gain acceptance to excellent universities in the US, the UK, and worldwide.
- During the summer, TASIS England offers three- and six-week enrichment courses. Students (ages 10-17) from around the world pursue an area of special interest, improve their English, or simply participate in an exciting holiday experience. With sports and activities, sightseeing excursions, and theatre trips to London, the Summer Programs provide a perfect way to sample the boarding experience.
- TASIS The American School in England accreditations: NEASC, CIS, BSA, LISA, IBO
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