Yearly Archives: 2016

Both ASLP students and teachers have received workshops and talks concerning Emotional Intelligence, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and gifted students during the month of November. First of all, ASLP invited Ms. Ester Moreno, who has an impressive background in children with ADHD and high intellectual capabilities to come and speak on several occasions to […]

On June 17th, the American School of Las Palmas will celebrate the graduation of its 49th senior class. Graduation has always been a special event at ASLP. During the ceremony, there are many moments that are memorable. One of the moments that make it unique is when the Ambassadors Award is announced. The Ambassadors Award […]

During the first two weeks of May, ASLP students have been taking AP (Advanced Placement) Exams in many different subjects. The AP’s are college level exams in over 30 different subjects such as Calculus, Biology, Microeconomics, European History or Spanish Literature. This means that the exams have a higher level than most college entrance exams. […]

The cultural exchange at ASLP of the past two weeks with the students and staff from Camden Hills Regional High School from Maine has been a success. The 11 students and two staff members came to Gran Canaria with the objectives of improving their Spanish, getting to know our culture and to experience going to […]

Over $1,000,000 in scholarships have been offered by prestigious US universities like Northeastern and Drexel to ASLP students in the last three years to study at their colleges. The incredible fact about this figure is that approximately 2-3 students of the graduating class decide to study in the US. In addition, the figure of $1,000,000 […]

Imagine what it would be like to walk the streets of Florence during the Renaissance, to trade in the markets of Ghana or to live and work in the USSR under Stalin. Every day, ASLP students in the Upper School bring historic moments alive and try to understand what people of the past thought and […]