Atlanta International School


web-AIS_9_13_1268Celebrating its 30th school year, Atlanta International School (AIS) offers all three International Baccalaureate (IB) programs to 1,160 U.S. and international students from 3-year-old kindergarten to grade twelve.

Rigorous academics are enriched by a world-class language acquisition program, which begins with a full-immersion preschool program in Spanish, French, and German.

AA_L1449In addition to the prestigious IB diploma, the school offers STEM-and STEAM-endorsed (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) as well as bilingual diplomas.

Beyond the classroom, AIS students participate in award-winning performing and fine arts opportunities, competitive athletics, and global experiential learning. The AIS community comprises more than 90 nationalities.

AIS is accredited by SAIS and the Council of International Schools.

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Grades pre-K3–12

Total number of students 1,160

Number of high school students 342

Founded 1984, opened 1985

Students of color data NA

Average class size 16

Religious affiliation none

Seniors with National Merit recognition 17%

Grade foreign language first offered pre-K3

Language(s) offered French, German, Latin, Mandarin, Spanish

Lowest tuition for 5-day students $20,647

Annual tuition for grade 12 $23,570

Students receiving financial aid 12%

Class size expands in 6

Uniform no

Bus transportation no

Teacher retention rate 92%

Number of AP courses offered n/a (offers IB program)

Varsity sports basketball, cross-country, golf, soccer, swimming, tennis, track, Ultimate, volleyball

Division GHSA class A

Number of art studios 4

High school theater productions per year 4

High school musical ensembles 5

Annual applications per opening approximately 3

Atlanta International School