The ASLP Commitment to Excellence

Together we build the future.

At The American School of Las Palmas we are committed to the life of each of our students. We believe that the partnership between school and family is a foundational pillar for the education of children. Together, we support their learning and at the same time they grow as individuals.

Beyond knowledge and learning, at ASLP we want our students to become an important part of society and to leave here better prepared for the challenges and opportunities ahead.

At The American School of Las Palmas we have a large team of professionals in the field of education who will work hard to achieve this goal the development of our students. Thanks to them we have been able to obtain different different recognitions from external institutions and certifications that support our continuous improvement as an educational institution. Today, we can boast one of the best educational programs on the island.

​Academic Recognitions

​The success of our students is our greatest reward. We offer a variety of Advanced Placement courses and exams. 97% of our students pass with an average score of a 3. Each year we have increased the number of students receiving the distinction of Advanced Placement Scholar which recognizes students who have achieved passing scores on 3 or more AP exams.

​ASLP’s commitment to excellence with our students and families has allowed us to reach a 100% matriculation rate for students applying to and attending universities in Spain, Europe, the USA and around the world.

Sports awards

Sports is another of the fundamental pillars during all the educational stages of our students. From an early age, the school is committed to the practice of physical exercise and sports disciplines so that they can acquire good habits on and off the field.

Recognition and alliances

Grupo Base Educación

Our management organization which provides all support in the daily operations of our school. We are partners with the group of international schools within their network.

Somerset Academy Inc.

We are part of the Somerset Academy Schools network. Somerset Academy Schools offer high-quality K-12 educational programs in Florida, Arizona, Nevada, Texas and Spain that have, and continue to achieve academic success. Although all Somerset Academy schools share a vision, each campus has a unique and enriching educational program that is tailored to the community they serve. This formula, along with incredible support from parents, has made Somerset Academy a nationally recognized, award-winning family of high quality public charter schools in the United States


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KiVa is an antibullying program that has been developed in the University of Turku, Finland, with funding from the Ministry of Education and Culture. The program is evidence-based which means that the effectiveness of KiVa has been proven scientifically. KiVa offers a wide range of concrete tools and materials for schools to tackle bullying. ASLP has incorporated the KiVa program into our curriculum from Kindergarten through 10th grade.

NEASC - The American School of Las Palmas

New England Association of schools and colleges (NEASC)

NEASC accreditation represents a globally recognized standard of excellence, distinguished by its endorsement of quality education from preschool to university level in educational institutions around the world.

Mediterranean Association of International Schools (MAIS)

The Mediterranean Association of International Schools is a professional organization that strives to improve the quality of education in its Member schools. It promotes the professional development of Faculty, Administrators, and Board Members, promoting communication and interchange and creating international understanding. ASLP is proud to be a Member School in MAIS.


Our educational program is accredited by Cognia, an international accreditation and professional development organization.


: Eco-Schools is a growing phenomenon, which encourages young people to engage in their environment by allowing them the opportunity to actively protect it. It starts in the classroom, it expands to the school and eventually fosters change in the community at large. Through this programme, young people experience a sense of achievement at being able to have a say in the environmental management policies of their schools, ultimately steering them towards certification and the prestige which comes with being awarded a Green Flag.

​Support your children’s growth and development with the advantages of an American education.

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We encourage you to schedule a visit soon so you can see firsthand what it means to be a part of the ASLP Family.