2018 WASC Mid-Cycle Visit

The American School proudly hosted a two-member Visiting Committee appointed by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) for a three-day Mid-Cycle site visit from March 11- March 13, 2018. Mr Robert Hulbert, retired high school principal from Woodland, California, and Mr. Gene Cheh, Associate Principal at Hong Kong International School, visited TAS to evaluate school governance, curriculum, teaching and learning, student support services, and overall campus facilities. The team visited each teacher’s classroom and spoke with student and parent representatives in order to gain a full understanding of the academic and co-curricular programs on offer. On the final day of the visit, the WASC-appointed team presented its findings to the entire TAS learning community, highlighting commendations in areas of strength as well as recommendations for future growth. Overall, the site visit was hailed as a success. The WASC Accrediting Commission for Schools will act on the on the report from the Visiting Committee during the annual spring meeting on April 30-May 1, 2018.

TAS is a WASC-Accredited School, pre-kindergarten through grade 12, valid through June 30, 2021.