High School (9-12)
High School Curriculum
AISL is an approved International Baccalaureate World School. The curriculum is rigorous, follows the AERO Plus standards and the U.S. Common Core plus, in grades 11 and and 12, the International Baccalaureate (IB) programme. AISL students have the opportunity to be academically prepared for admission to the university or college of their choice.All students have the opportunity to take IB courses and earn an AISL High School Diploma. Students may sit for IB exams and may earn IB Certificates or the full IB Diploma in addition to the AISL HS Diploma. Instruction is in English and only advanced speakers of English are admitted to the high school program.AISL offers a wide array of sport and art activities, club and house activities, in which students are strongly encouraged to participate. AISL believes that extra-curricular activities provide a student with opportunities to gain a well-rounded education and that significant learning occurs outside of the classroom as well as inside.
Students who wish to graduate with the AISL High School Diploma must meet the following requirements:
- Twenty-six credits are required for graduation with one credit earned for each full year of passing work in a course. Specific credit requirements include: English (4 credits), Math (4 credits), World Languages (3 credits), Sciences (3 credits), Social Sciences (3 credits), Health and Physical Education (2 credits), The Arts (1 credits), Electives (6 credits)
- Complete 75 hours of student initiated service-learning activities, 50 of which are to be carried out in a student’s 11th and 12th grade years.
- 8 semesters of successful completion of a High School curriculum (9th - 12th Grade)