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 […]

13Sep 2016

This year, The American School of Las Palmas is continuing with its Zero Waste Campaign which forms part of the ECO-School Program.  All the different divisions and departments within the school have a specific task or objective. For the past two years, both the Pre-school and Elementary School have been the pioneers throughout the school […]

11May 2016

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. […]