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TASIS - Posted Monday, Jan 4, 2021 11:00:00 AM
TASIS, which most recently went through the International Baccalaureate's rigorous authorization and evaluation process early in 2019, is honored to join a legacy of IB World Schools around the world that have reached this impressive milestone.
TASIS - Posted Thursday, Oct 22, 2020 9:26:17 AM
A new longitudinal study published by the Thomas B. Fordham Institute concludes that increased instructional time in social studies and history is associated with improved reading ability, underscoring the ideas put forth by Professor E.D. Hirsch—the inspiration behind the TASIS Elementary School's Core Knowledge Curriculum Series—more than three decades ago.
TASIS - Posted Wednesday, Sep 9, 2020 11:00:00 AM
Moritz-Jacob Mohr '20 (Germany) will pursue a degree in International Business with a specialization in Asia at Rotterdam University of Applied Science after also receiving offers from HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht and Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences.
TASIS - Posted Monday, Aug 24, 2020 9:49:00 AM
Learn about the 15 incoming members of the TASIS Faculty and the current faculty members who will be filling new leadership roles for the 2020–2021 academic year.
bshea - Posted Thursday, Jul 23, 2020 9:00:00 AM
TASIS students scored a 4 or higher on more than half of the 178 Advanced Placement exams they took this spring, and 24 students earned AP Scholar Awards. Learn more about this year's results.
TASIS - Posted Tuesday, Jul 21, 2020 4:00:00 PM
IB Visual Arts standout Zoe Wang (China) '20 will seek a degree in Culture, Media & Creative Industries at King's College London after also considering offers from three other excellent schools in London: University College London (UCL), Goldsmiths University, and Central Saint Martins - University of the Arts London.
TASIS - Posted Friday, Jul 10, 2020 3:11:00 PM
The average score posted by the 48 TASIS students who obtained an IB Diploma in 2020 was 34.1, exceeding the worldwide average by more than three points. Learn about this year's results and the unique circumstances surrounding the 2020 IB grades.
TASIS - Posted Monday, Jun 8, 2020 2:00:00 PM
After more than two months of relying exclusively upon distance learning, we were thrilled to welcome Elementary and Middle School students back to campus on May 25. Learn how we got to this point and where we are going.
bshea - Posted Saturday, Jun 6, 2020 4:00:00 PM
The 109 students in the Class of 2020 gained admission to 164 universities and colleges in 14 nations, with 66 offers coming from schools ranked in the top 100 of the Times Higher Education 2019–2020 World University Rankings.
bshea - Posted Saturday, May 2, 2020 10:00:00 AM
In response to the International Baccalaureate's decision to cancel the 2020 exams, TASIS IB Coordinator Howard Stickley has devised a plan to ensure that all second-year IB students continue to have an enriching educational experience this spring.
TASIS - Posted Tuesday, Mar 17, 2020 2:24:00 PM
Learn why we believe the TASIS Summer Programs are the best in the world.
TASIS - Posted Tuesday, Nov 26, 2019 5:13:40 PM
TASIS Portugal Headmaster Keith Chicquen lays out his vision for the newest member of the TASIS family of schools.
bshea - Posted Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 12:39:00 PM
TASIS Headmaster Christopher Nikoloff delivered a series of engaging lectures about Aristotle's Virtue Ethics to Theory of Knowledge (TOK) classes in early October.
bshea - Posted Thursday, Sep 26, 2019 8:00:00 AM
Lana Kozak '19 (Ukraine) could not pass up a rare unconditional offer from University of the Arts London, one of the world's top schools for art and design, despite receiving offers from two more prestigious art schools: University for the Creative Arts and Goldsmiths, University of London.
TASIS - Posted Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 11:45:00 AM
Twenty-five AP Scholars and a school success rate of 89 percent are among the highlights from the 2019 Advanced Placement exams. Learn more about this year's results.
TASIS - Posted Tuesday, Jul 23, 2019 12:51:00 PM
The average score posted by the 50 TASIS students who earned an IB Diploma was 32.2—2.6 points above the 2019 worldwide average. Learn more about this year's results.
bshea - Posted Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 5:08:00 PM
The 102 students in the Class of 2019 were accepted to 168 universities and colleges in 11 nations, including a total of 61 offers from schools ranked in the top 100 of the Times Higher Education 2018–2019 World University Rankings.
bshea - Posted Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 9:30:00 AM
In this episode of TASIS Stories, we tap into the collective wisdom of Mark Aeschliman, Howard Stickley, and Bill Eichner—who have combined for more than 110 years of experience at TASIS—to learn how the School has evolved over the past four decades.
TASIS - Posted Monday, Feb 18, 2019 2:28:00 PM
International Baccalaureate student Omar Rahal '20 is one of just 120 high school students worldwide headed to the prestigious Barcelona International Youth Science Challenge in July.
bshea - Posted Thursday, Jan 31, 2019 9:52:00 AM
Following an exhaustive 14-month self-study process, the IBO determined that the TASIS IB Program demonstrates "strong programme implementation across all areas" and granted the School 31 commendations.
bshea - Posted Sunday, Sep 23, 2018 2:00:00 PM
Yu Ying Chan '18 (China) was accepted to all five schools she applied to—University of Edinburgh, Kingston University London, University for the Creative Arts, University of Brighton, and University of the Arts London—and the promising young artist has decided to study Illustration at the University of Edinburgh.
bshea - Posted Friday, Jul 27, 2018 8:00:00 AM
We review the data and highlight some of the many successes from last spring's International Baccalaureate (IB) exams.
TASIS - Posted Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 8:00:00 AM
We take a look at the highlights from the 2018 Advanced Placement exams, including quite a few standout sections and individual honors.
TASIS - Posted Friday, Mar 23, 2018 11:00:00 AM
The High School is rolling out a number of initiatives designed to accommodate ambitious students who demonstrate they are ready and willing to take on more academic challenge.
bshea - Posted Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018 10:00:00 AM
Amelia Panella '18 shares her impressions of the IB Seminar Academic Travel trip, in which all seniors in the second year of the IB Diploma Program spend a week preparing for their impending exams at a 14th-century Carthusian monastery in Siena, Italy.
Anastasia Kolesnikova ’18 - Posted Thursday, Oct 26, 2017 3:00:00 PM
Anastasia Kolesnikova '18 interviewed High School Science Teacher Ms. Pegeen Crockett, who taught for nearly 40 years in the United States, Saudi Arabia, and China before coming to TASIS in 2016.
bshea - Posted Friday, Sep 29, 2017 8:00:00 AM
We review the data and glean the highlights from last spring's International Baccalaureate and Advanced Placement exams, the results of which were released over the summer.
TASIS - Posted Thursday, Sep 28, 2017 11:00:00 AM
Enjoy our annual look at the many impressive and fulfilling things TASIS faculty and staff members do over the summer.
bshea - Posted Wednesday, Aug 30, 2017 11:00:00 AM
Learn why we believe there is no better place to spend the summer.
bshea - Posted Saturday, Aug 26, 2017 2:00:00 PM
Guided by an experienced teacher and the build-measure-learn feedback loop, students will learn the basic principles of the lean startup approach to launching a new business.
marslanian - Posted Thursday, May 25, 2017 1:00:00 PM
Director of Studies David Jepson's weekly words of wisdom help frame various aspects of the TASIS experience and often provide context for an event happening on campus. Viewed as a whole, they serve as a lofty compendium of the 2016–2017 Academic Year.
bshea - Posted Friday, Feb 17, 2017 1:21:00 PM
In order to prevent students from overextending themselves, those who wish to take more than 6½ classes must first seek approval from High School Academic Dean Dr. Mark Abisi.
Anastasia Kolesnikova '18 - Posted Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 9:00:00 AM
Anastasia Kolesnikova '18 sat down with Ms. Carolyn Heard, who received the School's inaugural Khan-Page Master Teacher Award in 2009. Ms. Heard chairs the English as an Additional Language (EAL) Department and is known for helping her students achieve exceptional results on the International Baccalaureate (IB) exams.
Ekaterina Plotnikova ’18 - Posted Friday, Jan 27, 2017 1:00:00 PM
Ekaterina Plotnikova '18 addresses the challenges and rewards of being an International Baccalaureate (IB) student.
TASIS - Posted Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 2:38:00 PM
Students in grades 6–PG went on more than 20 separate trips to eight different countries around Europe earlier this month. Learn more about where they went and what they did.
TASIS - Posted Friday, Sep 23, 2016 11:00:00 AM
TASIS students have received acceptance letters from 425 schools in 20 different nations over the past five years. We examine how the School's first-rate College Counseling Office has helped make this happen.
TASIS - Posted Friday, Sep 23, 2016 9:00:00 AM
A combination of great teachers, an inventive curriculum, and first-rate facilities has made TASIS a very attractive destination for science enthusiasts.
TASIS - Posted Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 9:00:00 AM
All 11 TASIS students who took the AP Calculus AB exam in 2016 earned a 5. Hear from their teacher and learn about some more excellent scores from last spring's exams.
bshea - Posted Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016 9:00:00 AM
We examine the excellent work done by the TASIS EAL Department and highlight other impressive results from the 2016 International Baccalaureate exams.
TASIS - Posted Friday, Sep 16, 2016 3:45:00 PM
TASIS students and faculty commemorated the amazing life of international educational pioneer M. Crist Fleming at special Founder's Day ceremonies on September 15–16.
TASIS - Posted Thursday, Dec 10, 2015 2:00:00 PM
TASIS teachers are lifelong learners who are constantly looking for ways to hone their crafts and introduce their students to innovative new ideas. Learn about some of the exciting things they've been up to lately.
Mark Chevalier, TASIS - Posted Thursday, Nov 5, 2015 3:00:00 PM
More than 500 students and chaperones headed off on 23 separate trips to 17 different locations around Europe during the last week of October. Read about some of the lessons they learned and hear students and faculty reflect on the highlights.
TASIS - Posted Tuesday, Oct 6, 2015 2:00:00 PM
TASIS offers both programs, and students are sometimes unsure which path is best for them. Read about the differences and learn how students have performed in recent years.
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