Leysin American School Blog

LAS summer Language Program

Posted by Emily Gain on 11/03/18 12:31

LAS summer provides a home to students from countries all around the world. With such a large global reach, it comes as no surprise that many students come to Leysin with a keen interest in improving either their knowledge of English or the local language, French.

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Topics: LAS Summer

Student Profile: Fredie 

Posted by Michelle Starke on 26/02/18 15:14
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Topics: Insider, Academics, Student Life, Swiss Boarding School

LAS summer's Academic Program

Posted by Emily Gain on 24/02/18 14:39

LAS summer’s new Academic program allows students to develop knowledge and skills in a variety of core and curiosity-driven classes. Class options come in two streams. Accelerator courses focus on advancing a student’s understanding of important school subjects, while the Explorer stream exposes them to a range of alternative topics designed to keep intrigue and inquisitiveness at the forefront of their minds. Students may choose two classes from any of the courses offered.

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Topics: LAS Summer

Staff Feature: Raphael Aschenbrenner

Posted by Emily Gain on 21/02/18 14:06
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Topics: LAS Staff Highlights

A Celebration of Self-Directed Learning

Posted by Emily Gain on 09/02/18 13:26

Students in the Middle School 3-D Design class came together this week in an event their teacher, Mr. Tihen, described as “a celebration of self-directed learning”. During this course, this hardworking group of students has taken charge of their own learning, designing 3-D printed model sailboats and devising advertising strategies. They began with simple prototypes and marketing ideas and, with research and group collaboration, slowly built towards more complex models and business plans.

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Topics: Academics

Why Leysin American School?

Welcome to Leysin American School, a school with “family” values. Located in the breathtaking beauty of the Swiss Alps, Leysin American School has a history of nurturing talent and motivating students to succeed in education, sports and arts. We bring together students from around the world to create a campus community with a global perspective and a family atmosphere.

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