15Jun 2017
i-Ready ASLP

Starting in 2017-2018, The American School of Las Palmas will incorporate i-Ready in the classroom and at home. Students in K-8 will take a diagnostic test in both math and English at the beginning and end of the school year. The results of these tests will then aid teachers in meeting the individual needs of […]

22May 2017
Tree Planting Day, Día del árbol

Coinciding with the 50th Anniversary celebrations, on Friday 26th May 2017, we will celebrate Tree Planting Day. The idea is to plant 50 trees on campus; one for each year of ASLP history. At the same time we wish to embellish the campus, teach the students how to take care of the plants and to […]

04Apr 2017
ECO-WEEK, semana ecológica

ASLP celebrated Eco-Week with activities going on from Pre-School to Upper School.  Eco-week has three objectives, which are to teach students about Zero Waste, Biodiversity and Water Conservation. Here are the main highlights: Pre-school and Elementary School walked symbolic distances carrying water in Las Palmas on Wednesday March 22nd to simulate what other children have […]

29Mar 2017
Food Fair 2017

Invitation to our Food Fair 2017 The American School of Las Palmas will be celebrating their traditional Food Fair on Saturday, April 1st, 2017 at 11:00 am. Attached you will find the official program for the Food Fair 2017 with details of all the activities planned for the event. Come join the fun! To see […]

23Feb 2017
50th anniversary 50 aniversario

This year, The American School of Las Palmas is celebrating its 50th anniversary and there will be many events to commemorate the founding of the school in 1967. We will be using the school webpage, social networks and other media to announce some of the specific events. Here are some of the highlights to celebrate the […]

07Feb 2017
Monarch Butterfly Mariposa Monarca

The American School of Las Palmas is preparing a project to save the beautiful Monarch Butterfly which is an endangered species. Our biology teacher and project overseer Mr. Remo Velardo came up with the idea. Initially he bought a few varieties of the asclepias plants and ever since has been obtaining their seeds. The Monarch […]

01Feb 2017

ASLP Participates in the XLIX Annual THIMUN Conference From the 29th January until the 3rd February 16 Upper School students from The American School of Las Palmas will be attempting to solve problems we face today around the world in XLIX Annual Conference of The Hague Model United Nations (THIMUN). Our students will propose, debate […]

17Jan 2017
MAIS Conference

Mathematics and the MAIS Conference In the last two years, The American School of Las Palmas teachers have participated in intensive training sessions in math workshops at the annual MAIS Conference (Mediterranean Association of International Schools). The goals have been to deepen the pedagogy and content in mathematics as well as to build the school […]

02Dec 2016
ADHD, Trastorno por Déficit de Atención e Hiperactividad

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 […]