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1對1的常見問題 Q. What are the educational benefits of laptops? A. Please see the 1-to-1 Benefits page for current research on how laptops can benefit students. Q. Will the laptop be used in every class? A. The laptops will not necessarily...
Admissions

Admissions

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Bookings & Reservations

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Contact Information

Contact Information

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Address Card for Taxi Driver

Kaohsiung American School campus address card to show to your taxi driver
Site Map

Site Map

Site map for Kaohsiung American School website.
Faculty

Faculty

The average faculty tenure at KAS has been increasing to over 4 years with some faculty members nearing their tenth anniversary.
Employment

Employment

Kaohsiung American School seeks qualified and dedicated faculty to join our school and fulfill its vision to be one of the finest American International Schools in Asia.
KAS Stories

KAS Stories

Hear from the faculty who works at KAS about their transition, life in Taiwan, the school and our students! KAS Faculty Stories Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Pu8qP6GSLc New Teachers Guide  
Living in Kaohsiung

Living in Kaohsiung

Today's Kaohsiung has largely been transformed from grim industrial warrens into a modern urban landscape of shiny cafes, wide streets, river- and harbour-side parks, mass public transit, bicycle lanes, and cultural venues that have embraced, rather than...
Kaohsiung American School

Kaohsiung American School

Kaohsiung American School 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.
Board of Directors

Board of Directors

The KAS Board of Directors is comprised of 9 to 11 members, at least 7 of which are directly elected by the Association Members, parents of KAS students.
Calendar

Calendar

Download Kaohsiung American School calendar in PDF format: or roll your mouse over the dates marked in bold on the calendar below to explore school events:
Campus & Facilities

Campus & Facilities

Our new campus is a showcase school for Taiwan and International Schools throughout the world.
LEED Certified Campus

LEED Certified Campus

The first LEED school in Taiwan.
Energy Efficient Design

Energy Efficient Design

Air condition - Energy consumption - Solar panels
Indoor Environmental Quality

Indoor Environmental Quality

Acoustical perfection - Natural materials - Friendly floors
Materials and Resources

Materials and Resources

Recycling facility - Recycled materials - Rapidly renewable materials
Sustainable Design Curriculum

Sustainable Design Curriculum

Green School - From Pre-Kindergarten - To High School
Sustainable Site

Sustainable Site

Efficient transportation - Alternative transportation - Green roof
Water Efficiency

Water Efficiency

Water efficiency strategies - Rainwater collection - Rainwater irrigation

Live

Live broadcast KAS Youtube Live Channel  Click the above link to watch the live video now.
Dragons Think BIG

Dragons Think BIG

Discover the heart of Kaohsiung American School through this 6-part video:
Parent-Teacher Association

Parent-Teacher Association

KAS PTA 2019-2020 Executives Handbook Events Meeting Minutes
School Profile

School Profile

Philosophy Mission KAS challenges students to achieve academic excellence and prepares them to be: Vision KAS strives to be one of the finest American International Schools in the World. School Profile School Administrative...
Superintendent's Welcome

Superintendent's Welcome

KAS is a caring place to learn, and our students and faculty think B.I.G.!
Technology

Technology

Our vision for educational technology at KAS is a school where everyone has fast and flexible computing and network access; where teachers collaborate to integrate relevant technology programs into their teaching; and where students use technology as...
Guide to Technology for Parents

Guide to Technology for Parents

This is our guide to KAS 1-to-1 environment (one laptop for one student) for families.

Support

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Technology Frequently Asked Questions

Technology Frequently Asked Questions

To help you better understand how technology is used at KAS, we have compiled some of the most frequently asked questions (FAQ).
Technology Guide for Students

Technology Guide for Students

These tutorials will help you better understand and use technology at KAS.
Learning

Learning

College Preparatory Academics KAS offers a college preparatory program. Students in all grades receive classes from specialists each week in technology, science, art, language, music, and physical education. In addition, some students may qualify for ...
Athletics & Activities

Athletics & Activities

Athletics Website Did you know the Athletics Department has its own website? Varsity Basketball Teams Boys   Girls Varsity Volleyball Teams Boys Girls Athletic Council Athletic Handbooks Athletic Forms ...
Elementary School

Elementary School

Early Childhood (Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten) The Early Childhood Program at the Kaohsiung American School serves children in a full day, developmentally appropriate setting designed in the spirit of our American school identity for Pre-K and...
High School

High School

The Kaohsiung American School High School is dedicated to educational excellence and to rigorous preparation for challenging university study in the United States and throughout the world. As students progress through our secondary school programs, they...
IB Middle Years Program

IB Middle Years Program

Kaohsiung American School is a candidate school* for the Middle Years Programme (MYP). This school is pursuing authorization as an IB World School.
Library

Library

We exist to serve the students, parents and staff of Kaohsiung American School. In addition to more than 23,000 books available for checkout, we also carry popular magazines and subscribe to a variety of powerful research databases.
Middle School

Middle School

Middle School Academic Program Grades 6 through 8 comprise the Middle School. We offer class sizes that support students as they rise to the challenge of high expectations set by KAS teachers. Our sports program runs throughout the year with tournaments...

Performing Arts

Powered by Eventbrite Workshops Three to four-day workshops led by renowned professional musicians around the world, aim to provide training programs to students, including a masterclass, ensemble, sectional and orchestral coaching,...

Procedures Bids

Bid Announcements Current bids open at this time:
Site Map

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Students

Students

KAS students come from over 30 different nations.
Art

Art

Powered by Juicer High School Art IB Art 2015  2014 2013 Middle School Art & Elementary School Art ...
Guidance Counseling

Guidance Counseling

Kaohsiung American School (KAS) has one full-time Guidance Counselor who is responsible for the academic and personal counseling for students PreK-12. The counselor is available for individual and group appointments with students and parents concerning...
Naviance

Naviance

The Naviance program is now available for individual research and exploration as students continue to develop ideas about their future plans.
Health

Health

Health Frequently Asked Questions (常見問題) When should my child stay home? (何時我的小孩應該留置家中?) In order to prevent the spread of an illness and promote healing, please do  not send your child to school if he/she has been vomiting or has had a temperatu...
KAS Alumni Association

KAS Alumni Association

We would like you to register as a KAS Alum so we can keep in touch!
Music

Music

An Integral Part of the Curriculum Music plays a big part at KAS, our music program include weekly general music classes in the elementary from Pre-K to grade 5 and daily trimester lessons in the middle school where students learn general music knowledge...
Superintendent's Welcome

Superintendent's Welcome

Welcome to Kaohsiung American School (KAS) for the 2019-20 school year. KAS is a world class American school with bright students, skilled and helpful faculty and staff, a caring and ambitious community, a dedicated Board of Directors, and supportive...

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News Articles

Newsletters

KAS Newsletters Published bi-weekly. Archives You will find all the previous KAS Newsletters below. Newsletters from ...

KAS artist series

On Friday, August 16th, we are hosting three world-class musicians, violinist, Frank Huang, violist, Hung Wei Hung a ...

Lunch 2019-2020

Menu Download the lunch menus for 2019-2020 Click here to check Current Menu for KAS Click here to check Current Men ...

KAS Swimwear

KAS now teamed up with Rocket Science to bring you custom swimsuits. These chic suits are fast in the water, and are ...

Dartmouth College visits KAS

Today, Kaohsiung American School welcomed Mr. Zholl R. Tablante, Senior Assistant Director of Admissions for Dartmou ...

CloudGate 2 Visits KAS

Cloud Gate 2 will offer two dance workshops to our students on Thursday, September 27th. Workshops will be held in o ...

Global Issues Network Students Visit Borneo

In September 2018, five KAS students from the Global Issues Network attended a Borneo Youth Camp in Kalimantan, Born ...

Lunch 2018-2019

Menu Download the lunch menus for 2018-2019 Click here to check Current Menu for KAS Click here to check Current Men ...

Summer Reading Program

Participate in our Summer Reading Program with Biblionasium to beat the “Summer Slide” “Summer sli ...

KAS Orchestra US Tour

23 students from the Kaohsiung American School orchestra made history this month by performing at not just one but t ...

Gaspard De La Nuit April 2018

The KAS artist series will once again be graced by the radiance of another special performance on April 13 2018, bro ...

Taiwan Philharmonic Orchestra

Performance at KAS Sound of the Principals March 7th, 2018 G6-9 11:30-12:15 Pre-K & ES 13:15 – 14:00 Natio ...

JU Percussion Group 2

We are very pleased to announce the third event of our 2017-2018 KAS artist series. We continue to invite world-clas ...