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CityParis
CurriculumsIB and American
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 18 students / class
Maximum 22 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
School's webpage:
Yearly fees: from: €19,570
to: €36,550
Address: 41 Rue Pasteur 92210 Saint-Cloud France
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Number of students

800

Number of nationalities represented in the school

65

Most common nationality

American, French, Spanish, South Korean, Israeli, Indian, Canadian

Ratio of local students to international students

80 percent international/20 percent local

Native English speaking teachers

Yes

Language support for students not fluent in English

Yes, English as an Additional Language (EAL) is offered to students in Lower and Middle School

Additional language classes offered by the school

French, Spanish

Max. number of students per class

22

Average number of students per class

18

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

Use of technology in the classroom

Classroom iPads in Lower School, a school laptop program in Middle School, and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in Upper School

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)

We offer a comprehensive Distance Learning Program in the event of a partial or total school closure. Students quarantining independently while on-campus classes are in session receive age-appropriate support from dedicated distance learning instructors. Distance learning plans for each academic division are available here: https://www.asparis.org/covid-19/distance-learning

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

None

External examinations or assessments available

IB, AP, MAP

Results in these examinations

Compared to world averages, ASP students in 2020 scored 4 points higher on IB examinations, and .8 points higher on AP examinations. Our students perform above world averages on MAP examinations.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes, including independent learning projects in Lower School

Approximate hours of homework given

Homework assigned depends on grade level and academic program (International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement, etc.) There is no homework in Lower School apart from the independent learning projects.

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

100%

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Yes. English as an Additional Language is offered in Lower and Middle School. Learning Support is offered on a case-by-case basis in Lower, Middle, and Upper School. Guidance counseling is available for all ages, and College Counseling is an integral part of the Upper School experience.

Learning support offered

Each support program is designed to meet students where they are, support them as they make concrete steps toward achieving their personal and academic best, both at ASP, and beyond.

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

Flexible grouping in Upper School allows for students to extend their learning for their own level. All classes use this model to allow for appropriate differentiation.

Student access to education psychologist

Not on campus, we work with a network of local educational psychologists and can make referrals as necessary.

Entry evaluation for students

Yes, we evaluate students' academic record.

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Upper and Middle School students who are non-native English speakers must take an English assessment.

Waiting list

Wait lists depend on grade level

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

None, ASP admits students on a rolling basis

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes

School start time

8:45 am

School finish time

3:30

Supervised care before/after school

Yes, extracurricular activities are offered daily and are supervised.

School bus service available

Yes

School provided lunches

Yes

Food alternatives for special dietary needs (ie. vegan, kosher, halal etc)

Yes, vegetarian options are available each day.

Uniform required

No

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

A multitude of choices from arts, athletics, music, STEM activities, and more. See our dedicated page for more details: https://www.asparis.org/athletics/athletics-welcome

Sports activities included

Sports are included as part of a PE curriculum, including a new biking program

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes, the ISSTs

Facilities at the school

Two libraries, one performing arts center, one Black Box theatre, four music rooms, two practice rooms and one recording studio, nine science labs, and three dedicated design and STEAM labs.

Sports facilities at the school

Large sports field, two gymnasiums, one baseball pitch, one all-weather basketball court, personal training area, access to local facilites for golf, tennis, and swimming

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

The American School of Paris, established in 1946, is a coeducational, independent day school for students from ages 3–18. Home to a vibrant community of over 750 students representing over 65 countries, ASP students achieve their personal and academic best with innovative and internationally-recognized programs for learners of all ages.

Teaching approach of the school

We use an inquriy based approach to teaching and learning, allowing students to receive an individualized education that focuses on their needs, interests, and future personal and academic goals. Following an American curriculum with AP and IB options in the Upper School, our students are well prepared to engage with the dynamic environments within and beyond ASP.

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