Admission to The American School of Las Palmas is open to all qualified students regardless of nationality, race, religion or creed. Class size is limited to 25. Only under exceptional circumstances will this number exceed the limit. The Director will present such cases to the School Board for a decision.
|Nursery||3 years old before December 31|
|Pre-Kindergarten||4 years old before December 31|
|Kindergarten||5 years old before December 31|
|First Grade||6 years old before December 31|
For admission into any grade level beyond First Grade, all new students must demonstrate a satisfactory level in Mathematics and English for their grade level. If the student does not have adequate level of English, a special English program (ESL) may be required in order to grant admission. Students who are admitted needing ESL assistance, are admitted provisionally at the appropriate grade level for the first year. Students who do not reach a satisfactory level of English during their first year (but with an otherwise acceptable record) may be asked to repeat the year.
Will be made to students under the following circumstances: