TASIS UK The school is located in the picturesque suburb of London – Thorpe town – only 17 km from Heathrow Airport. A few kilometers from the school is Windsor – country residence of the royal family. There are trained children from more than 40 countries. Most of them – are the representatives of the United Kingdom, the United States and Canada (65%).
International Baccalaureate (IB)
- Course duration – 2 years
- It has wide acceptance among universities around the world
- High-quality international training
- IB Diploma – the undoubted advantage to enroll in an American university
- Study 6 academic subjects (three at standard level three – at the depth)
The study subjects at advanced level – Advanced Placement (AP)
Subjects are studied at the level of the first university course in accordance with the program approved by the American College Board. On average, 90% of graduates TASIS UK successfully pass exams in AP courses, while the same figure in US private schools is 70%.
Examination papers are assessed by an independent commission in the United States. Evaluation AP exam scores of 3 or higher can also give an extra plus for admission to US universities.
AP Examination results are widely recognized throughout the world, and the UK universities consider them equivalent to A-Level exams.
Preparation for admission to US universities
Study all the subjects requires for admission to an American college or university. Academic subjects: English, mathematics, science, foreign language. High requirements for students in the study subjects are a guarantee of the successful receipt and learning in higher education.
- Horseback riding
Creativity and leisure
- Chess Club
- debating society
- Creative circle
On weekends, organized excursions to London and other historic towns, including Oxford and Cambridge.
In October, they organize a week-long tour in one of the countries to choose from: Spain, France, Russia, Greece, Romania, Italy, Germany (part of the tuition fee).
In February, the students have the opportunity to spend a week at a ski resort in Switzerland or to make a study tour of US colleges and universities with research papers for sale (extra charge).
TASIS UK school is located in the picturesque suburb of London – Thorpe town – only 17 km from Heathrow Airport. A few kilometers from the school is Windsor – country residence of the royal family.
About the Author: Karl Mreton is a student. He is from the USA.