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KAS strives to be one of the finest American International Schools in Asia. KAS challenges students to achieve academic excellence and prepares them to be balanced individuals, independent learners, and global citizens.

Kaohsiung American School (KAS) is a private, non-profit, co-educational Pre K – 12 institution offering an American, college preparatory program leading to a US high school diploma and the opportunity for an IB Diploma.

KAS is located in the northern area of Kaohsiung city, the second largest city  in Taiwan with 1.5 million inhabitants. Kaohsiung American School was established in 1989 as an elementary school serving the needs of local and expatriate families with children.

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World Representatives The students at KAS represent over 30 different nations, includi ...


Become a part of the KAS family! Since applications are processed in the order that th ...

Portfolios of Student Work

We Are KAS

We believe that this 7-part video captures the essence of Kaohsiung American School and KAS families, our unique values and the setting where these are nurtured.

Our New Campus

The new campus is going to be a showcase school for Taiwan and International Schools throughout the world. Watch the 3D tour for a better perspective on this work in progress.

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News at KAS If you are looking for all the latest at KAS, follow this link to the News section. KAS Newsletters Publ ...


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