Influential Report Endorses the TASIS Approach

A new longitudinal study published by the Thomas B. Fordham Institute underscores 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.

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This Month at TASIS

From a lively volleyball tournament in the Palestra to spin class on the M. Crist Fleming Piazza and Academic Travel trips to northern Switzerland, we take a photo-driven look at this past month at TASIS.

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The 2020–2021 TASIS Student Body: An Infographic

Learn about the size of each division, the number of students who are new to TASIS, which nations are represented, which languages are spoken, and more.

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TASIS Students Excel on 2020 AP Exams

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.

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A Look at the 2020 IB Assessments

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.

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Become a World Citizen

TASIS students flourish when they join a vibrant global community of students who represent more than 60 nations and speak more than 30 languages.

Learn about International Week

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Tradition and Excellence Since 1956

Add your own chapter to the storied history of Europe’s first American boarding school.

Our History

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The Boarding Experience

Six dormitory proctors discuss what life is like as a boarding student.

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TASIS Inspires

“We are blessed indeed, each and every one of us, to live in one of the most beautiful places in the world.”
-M. Crist Fleming, 2003

Be Inspired

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Come Grow With Us

TASIS Elementary School offers the best of global education: the Core Knowledge Curriculum, Europe on its doorstep, and classmates from more than 20 countries.

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Build a Better World

The TASIS Global Service Program awakens students to humanitarian needs, inspires them to build enduring relationships, and leads them toward a life of active citizenship and committed service.

Service in Action

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Create Your Masterpiece

Becoming an artist is about discovering and nurturing talent. TASIS provides a rich and varied curriculum that encourages students to find their own voice no matter what the discipline.

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Explore Europe

TASIS pioneered the concept of academic travel in 1956. Our students have been exploring Europe ever since.

Discover Europe

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Join the Team

TASIS offers competitive teams for boys and girls at the varsity and junior varsity levels. Our teams travel to competitions throughout Switzerland and Europe.

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The TASIS Summer Programs

Our programs in Lugano offer students ages 4½–18 exciting, dynamic programs that take advantage of our location in the heart of Europe. Students can focus on languages, sports programs, the arts, and more!

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Become a World Citizen

TASIS students flourish when they join a vibrant global community of students who represent more than 60 nations and speak more than 30 languages.

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