TASIS at a Glance


Founded

1956

Founder

M. Crist Fleming

Headmaster

Christopher Nikoloff

Location

Montagnola, Ticino, Switzerland
(Directions)
• 10 minutes from Lugano Airport & Train Station
• 1 hour north of Milan, Italy
• 3 hours south of Zurich, Switzerland

Grade Levels

Pre-K through 12 & Postgraduate

Academics

American and Italian Sections for grades 1-9*
American Diploma
Advanced Placement
International Baccalaureate
English as an Additional Language Program

*In accordance with Cantonal requirements

Student Body

Total Enrollment: 705
Elementary School: 190
Middle School: 125
High School: 390
Boarding Students: 250 (grades 6–Postgraduate)
Day Students: 455
Countries Represented: 57

Faculty

150

Average Class Size

13

Student/Teacher Ratio

6:1

Accreditations

European Council of International Schools (ECIS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)

Campus

Campus Map
25 Buildings
8 Dormitories

Featured Programs

Global Service Program
Academic Travel
Ski Adventure
 AlumniMore than 21,000
705
STUDENTS


60%
BOARDING STUDENTS
IN THE HIGH SCHOOL


57
NATIONALITIES


25
BUILDINGS


1st
AMERICAN
BOARDING SCHOOL
IN EUROPE
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