TASIS England Upper School: a special place of life and learning
TASIS England Upper School students are enthusiastic in their pursuit of knowledge. Students immerse themselves in a broad and demanding program of study that incorporates a rigorous “regular” level curriculum, including over 20 Advanced Placement courses, the opportunity to earn an International Baccalaureate Diploma, and an extensive English-as-an-Additional Language program.
What does TASIS England offer in Upper School?
An Academic Curriculum Suited To Your Child
Life and adventures await. We prepare our students for the challenges and opportunities of the future by recognizing each individual's unique strengths, interests, and skills. Our experienced faculty delivers the combination of challenge and support your child needs to reach their full potential. We’re passionate about providing a personalized learning journey for each learner. To discover the advantages of studying in the IB Diploma Programme and taking Advanced Placement (AP) courses, take a look at the infographic below:
An Educational Journey Full of Adventures
While instilling a sense of wonder and intellectual curiosity, an Upper School education extends way beyond the classroom. TASIS England offers personalization and learning extension through clubs, activities, interest groups, and sporting events. Our diverse and dynamic visual and performing arts department fosters an appreciation for the arts, and students are encouraged to stay physically fit through participation in recreational and team sports or fitness options.
Our wide range of co-curricular and community service activities promote valuable life skills such as leadership, sportsmanship, and collaboration. Passions can be sparked and abilities are developed as students grow in confidence and maturity. We encourage students to find their voice, discover something they love doing, and unlock a life-long thirst for learning.
Comprehensive University Counseling
Our four-year College Counseling curriculum provides a tailored approach and our college counselors guide students every step of the way as they set their personal goals and research the post-secondary options that are best for them. The counselors help students manage the application process and serve as a liaison between the students and universities. Many TASIS England students go on to study at world-class colleges and universities across the globe.
An Amazing Boarding Experience
TASIS England offers the option of a residential program in which students (aged 13 to 18) from around the world flourish in the safe and supportive environment of the boarding houses. They have the time of their lives while developing the vital life attributes of independence, responsibility, and resilience. Students build long-lasting friendships as they live and learn together, and enjoy a broad range of exciting weekend activities.
A Supportive Expat Community
Moving your family across the country or the world can be a daunting experience. When your child joins TASIS England, your whole family becomes part of a welcoming and diverse community that will support you through your transition. We will help you settle in and find your feet with practical assistance and social events designed to soften your landing.