An American Education, An International Community
Academic Excellence at Paris's Top International School
Our Upper School students consistently achieve remarkable results on Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate exams. ASP is the only school in France to offer both a broad selection of AP classes and the full IB Diploma Program. This world of choice empowers students to personalize the academic path right for them. Discover the course offerings, and further information about the IB and AP programs, here.
Consistent Success with IB Diploma Program
In 2017, for the 13th year in a row, ASP students achieved a 100% pass rate on the IB Diploma, outpacing the world average of 79%. Our students earned an average diploma score of 34, surpassing the global average of 30, and an impressive 78% of ASP students obtained a score of 30 or higher, compared to only 27.5% of students worldwide. Reflecting the rich linguistic diversity and global awareness within the school community, 37% of our IB candidates qualified for bilingual diplomas.
Compelling Performance on AP Exams
ASP students demonstrated excellence on the AP exams as well, with an average score of 3.9 that bettered the 2.86 world average. Indeed, our students earned a score of 3 or higher on 83% of exams taken, compared to a worldwide rate of 58%, and more than 30% of our AP students were lauded as AP Scholars, including several with Honors and Distinction.