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|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English)|
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|Number of nationalities represented in the school||
|Language support for students not fluent in English||
English as an Additional Language
|Use of technology in the classroom||
Students and Teachers have access to a broad range of technology across the campus which fosters an environment of communication, creativity and innovation. Secondary School utilizes a one-to-one, bring your own device policy, which allows students to have the flexibility and convenience of using a single device for school and home. The younger learners in the Primary School are given the chance to use school provided laptops during technology based learning periods.
|Is the school ready to use virtual classrooms when needed? (e.g. teaching lessons online if the school is closed, e.g. during COVID-19 closures)||
AIS is always prepared to switch from learning in the classroom to online learning. No matter the situation, we will continue with uninterrupted learning for our students.
|Deadline for registration (new academic year)||
|Students can join after academic year begins||
AIS has a rolling admissions system and students are accepted throughout the school year.
|External examinations or assessments available||
|Results in these examinations||
AIS had a 97% pass rate for its IB Diploma students in 2020. The average score was 33.
AIS's MYP students had a 100% pass rate. Both results are significantly above the world average.
|School bus service available||
|Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs||
AIS is able to provide support to students with mild or moderate learning differences.
|Learning support offered||
Learning Specialists collaborate with teachers, students and parents to develop the most appropriate programme for students who require additional support to access the curriculum.
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|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
AIS offers an extensive After School Programme designed to accommodate the varied interests of its students.
|School provided lunches||
|Sports teams or sport competitions available for students||
AIS offers 10 different sports over 3 seasons, 18 teams and 4 age categories involving over 130 athletes and 36 coaches.
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
Founded in 1967, Antwerp International School has a long tradition of excellence and offers a world-class international education in English. AIS provides a holistic and personalised approach to teaching. AIS is proud to offer the IB Primary Years Programme (IBPYP), the IB Middle Years Programme (IBMYP) and the International Baccalaureate Diploma (IBDP).
|Teaching approach of the school||
AIS offers the globally recognised International Baccalaureate, which includes three Programmes: