American International School in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, offers children in grades PK-12 a robust curriculum based in the Common Core State Standards and delivered through the program framework of the International Baccalaureate Organization.
The vast majority (over 90%) of our students are Vietnamese nationals intent on pursuing university study in English-speaking cultures. ΛIS is accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). ΛIS has been authorized to offer the IB Diploma Programme since 2010, is currently in candidacy for the PYP, and is applying for MYP candidacy for the 2019-2020 school year.
Our teacher-student ratio is 1:8. While the faculty is composed of teachers from over 20 different countries, the majority is from Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States.