TASIS Opens 2017–2018 Academic Year With Students From 60 Nations
Posted 08/31/2017 08:15AM

TASIS International Students

Classes for the 2017–2018 Academic Year began on Monday, September 4, and TASIS opened the year with 718 students. Below are some notes about the student body.

  • The Elementary School (grades Pre-Kindergarten through five) opened with 178 students, the Middle School (grades six through eight) has 123 students, and the High School (grades nine through postgraduate) has 417 students.
  • 73 percent of students are returning to TASIS, and 23 percent are new to the School. (92 students graduated in May 2017.)
  • 61 percent of all students in the High School are boarding students.
  • 60 nationalities are represented in the student body (see complete list below).
  • 35 different languages are spoken as a mother tongue (see list below).
  • 108 students hold an American passport.
  • The ten nationalities most represented in the TASIS student body are, in alphabetical order, American, Brazilian, British, Chinese, Italian, German, Russian, Spanish, Swiss, and Turkish.

 Nations represented in the 2017–2018 TASIS student body:

Albania Germany Poland
Australia Greece Portugal
Austria India Romania
Azerbaijani Iran Russia
Belarus Ireland Saint Kitts and Nevis
Belgium Israel Saudi Arabia
Bolivia Italy Serbia
Brazil Japan Singapore
Bulgaria Kazakhstan Slovakia
Canada Korea South Africa
Chile Latvia Spain
China Lebanon Sweden
Colombia Lithuania Switzerland
Cote d'Ivoire Macedonia Taiwan
Croatia Malta Turkey
Cyprus Mexico Ukraine
Denmark Netherlands United Kingdom
Estonia Nigeria United States
Finland Norway Venezuela
France Peru Zambia

Languages spoken as a mother tongue in the 2017–2018 TASIS student body:

Albanian Finnish Norwegian
Arabic French Polish
Armenian German Portuguese
Azerbaijani Greek Romanian
Bulgarian Hebrew Russian
Chinese Hindi Serbian
Croatian Italian Slovak
Danish Japanese Spanish
Dutch Kazakh Swedish
English Korean Turkish
Estonian Lithuanian Ukrainian
Farsi Macedonian  
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