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The American School of Las Palmas is moving closer towards its environmental goals of becoming an ECO School and we would like to share our achievements and future projects with you. This year, the specific topic and where we will focus our main effort will be in the area of the protection of the Biodiversity. […]

community service voluntariado

Several Upper School students from ASLP enjoyed a different type of week-end yet were still surrounded by friends. They did volunteer work for NGO’s. On Friday and Saturday several seniors volunteered for the cancer organization, Alejandro da Silva, at the Corte Ingles store in Las Palmas. Established in 1989, this organization raises money for cancer […]

Civil Right Speakers Experto Derechos Civiles

An expert on the American Civil Rights Movement spoke to the students in Upper School last Friday at ASLP. ACS Chief Christopher M. Richardson, spoke to around 70 students in grades 9 to 11 on Martin Luther King, Rosa Parks and others who challenged racism in the 1960s in the US. Consul Richardson, who was […]

Run-a-thon Save the Children ASLP

Whole school participates in Save the Children Run-a-thon The whole school community participated in a run-a-thon to raise money for Save the Children last Friday in the Parque Juan Pablo II in Las Palmas. About 430 teachers, parents and students from Nursery to Grade 12 ran laps to help over a million children in Southern […]

Fiesta Antiguos Alumnos 50 Aniversario Alumni Gala

The American School of Las Palmas celebrated its 50th Anniversary this past week-end by hosting an alumni reunion at the school. The event took place on Saturday 16th September 2017 from 21:00h onwards and was attended by over 200 former students and staff. Every decade of the school’s history was represented by teachers and students […]

Graduación graduation ASLP

Congratulations on your exam grades and graduation! We would like to congratulate our senior class for obtaining an excellent overall grade point average in their university entrance exams in the Spanish system. The class average was an 8.0671 points out of a total of 10 points in the new exam called the PCE (Prueba de […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]