Yearly Archives: 2019

  ASLP was awarded a plaque by Save the Children for raising awareness and participating once again in a run-a-thon to raise money for a good cause. The representative, Juan Guilló Jiménez, came to school to present us with the plaque. At the same time, ASLP students and director handed the check for 2,897€ to […]

Last week, the entire Elementary School went on an excursion to the countryside to play team building and cooperation games. It is important as our mission statement says, that students learn “the ability to work in a team, collaborate and to communicate effectively”. These tools are vital for the future and students need to start […]

The American School of Las Palmas is proud to be a KiVa School. Our KiVa program with the students starts this week with an assembly and prevention classes. KiVa is a research-based antibullying program that has been developed in the University of Turku, Finland, with funding from the Ministry of Education and Culture. The effectiveness […]

As we all know, iPads are a revolutionary tool for education, but ASLP’s goal is to go further. Starting this year in 6th and 7th grades, our students will be using IPads in the classroom. The objective is that in a few years all students in secondary school will be using an IPAD. iPads are […]

ASLP’s Kinder and Elementary School are currently immersed in the development of a data-driven dual language program (DLP) and literacy system, where assessment, student learning, and best instructional practices are in the spotlight as the protagonists of the learning process. One of the primary objectives of ASLP’s DLP is to ensure that all learners become […]

Learning outside of the classroom is often necessary and valuable lessons are learned this way as well. Last Friday was a classic example at ASLP when the students of Elementary School spent the day doing team building and cooperative games and our secondary students led the school in a demonstration to support Action on Climate […]

This year, the American School of Las Palmas will allocate the funds raised at the party to turn the library dome into a dual-purpose room including a multimedia room and the school library. The traditional International Food Fair of the American School of Las Palmas, with more than 50 years of history, was held on […]

The International FOOD FAIR is the most important fundraising event organized by the Parents’ Association of the American School of Las Palmas. The objective is to raise money for the school. This year it will be held on Saturday, April 27th from 12:00 p.m. to 5 p.m. All students, parents and friends are invited to join […]

ECO-GARDEN Last Saturday around 50 students, parents and teachers met at the American School of Las Palmas to construct an Eco-Garden. Mr. Remo Velardo, the Coordinator of Eco-Council and AP Environmental Science teacher took the lead in organizing this great day. The objectives of the day were: – To build planting beds out of wooden […]

For the past two weeks ASLP students from grades 10 and 11 have participated in a Job Shadowing event organized by our college counselors. Job Shadowing is a career-exploration activity for Upper School students to help them determine a career path to follow. It provides work experience option where students learn about a job by […]