American International School Nguyen Van Cu Campus, Ho Chi Minh City encompasses values of engagement, resilience, scholarship, esteem, generosity and leadership. The school is about moulding students into global citizens who will become nation-builders.
It seeks to prepare students to excel in their field of choice and contribute actively to the multicultural global community. American International School Nguyen Van Cu Campus offers a complete education from preschool to secondary.
The American International School Nguyen Van Cu Campus is an IB World School. Another American International School campus is located at American International School Nha Be Campus, Ho Chi Minh City.
The school follows the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme and prepares students to cope up with the challenges of an university level education. The AIS ensures students are given ample guidance and attention from their mentors by maintaining a 1:8 student-to-teacher ratio.
AIS uses the American Education Reaches Out (AERO) principles as the basis for the Elementary syllabi. Meanwhile, Middle School students are given a balanced study on core academic areas such as Math, English, and Sciences with physical education and visual performing arts and Vietnamese studies.
Their standard course offering also includes social studies, information and communication technology, and critical thinking. They are also taught other languages including French and Mandarin.
To help them learn more than what can be taught inside the classroom, AIS also encourages students to participate in co-curricular activities that encompass the establishment of rapport with their peers and the community as a whole.
Because of their extensive teaching strategies, the AIS was able to produce globally competitive graduates who have been accepted in top universities such as the University of British Columbia, University College of London, University of Washington, and several others.
The AIS is an accomplished school and it has proven this by gaining accreditation from the Council of International Schools. They have also been certified in the IB programme Diploma Programme since 2010.