The American School (TAS) in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam offers holistic education where every childâ€™s mind, body, and spirit is honed simultaneously. They incorporate multicultural activities into their programme to allow the students from more than 28 nationalities achieve a dynamic type of education that can help them excel globally. To ensure that every student gets the holistic education they deserve, TAS offers top-notch student support services. Aside from a guidance counsellor, they also have other professionals working to promote an optimal environment for a child's emotional health and well-being. Teachers as well as students enrolled in TAS attest to the quality of education offered within its walls.
They also gave their sign of approval to the educational institution's sense of community as they promote a tight-knit family composed of educators, parents, and students. The American School offers scholarship awards of up to US$1 million. Siblings enrolled in the school are also given discounts through the incentive programme where the second child is granted 10 percent less while the third and subsequent children from the same family get 25 percent off their tuition fees. This international school also ensures that every child is given a fair chance to learn by maintaining a low teacher-to-student ratio which is set at 1:8 for both Early Childhood and Elementary levels. Composed mostly of North American natives, 40% of educators within this institution have completed their Master's Degree while the other 60%hold a Bachelor's Degree. They teach four different languages, including English, Vietnamese, Spanish, and Mandarin.