American School of Paris - Student Life - MS Extracurricular

Middle School Extracurricular

At ASP, the Arts, Athletics, and Afterschool Activities offer a wide range of wonderful and enriching experiences for students in our Middle School. From MUSIC and THEATER to SOCCER and BASKETBALL to DEBATE and ROBOTICS (and so much more!), our extracurriculars are a treasure filled with joy and fun!

ASP is once again pleased to offer a rich variety of extracurricular activities

in FRENCH and ENGLISH for your children.

We are also delighted to offer SPECIAL PROMOTIONAL FEES for a rich variety of extracurricular activities for students in Grades 6-8 in both English and in French (each activity runs once a week on the same day after school). Online registration for Fall 2017 coming soon, so stay tuned!

NEW for 2017-18 !





Following is a representative list of student activities led by ASP Middle School faculty and held during lunchtime or after school. Enrollment information and schedules are announced to students at the beginning of each school year.

  • Art Club
  • Chess Club
  • Debate Club
  • Model United Nations
  • Musical Theater
  • Student Council
  • Yearbook



MS Strings Ensemble

Private Music Lessons



Middle School students have the opportunity to participate in sports activities throughout the year. All skills levels are welcome. The focus is on developing skills, being part of a team and enjoying the sport! Click on the link below for all the details. Middle School Athletics


Our Afterschool Actvities include a multitude of offerings each semester on each day of the week. See below for some of the past offerings. Online registration for Fall 2017 activities available by the end of May, so stay tuned!

PREVIEW 2017-18: ASP REBEL RADIO is On the Air

Monday - Thursday, 15h45 - 18h00.

ASP Rebel Radio (Gr 6-11) This new program asks students to create radio programming for the Middle and Upper schools with podcasts in both English and French!

With other students, you will create and produce radio programming. This Afterschool activity/club is a great opportunity for MS/US students to explore journalism and radio production in a team setting.

If you like to spin music or create your own, give play-by-play or commentary for sports events, or present film reviews, new fashion trends, or even the latest on social media, help us lauch ASP Rebel Radio !

For more details, email Mr. Kim at

PREVIEW 2017-18: DJ MXingIt

Do you love music? Do you enjoy sharing your music with others? Why not learn how to make and mix your own music? Join us each week to spin, share clips, and show off your techniques!

Fashion Drawing and Design

Grades 6-8, Wednesdays, 150€ Here in the capital city of Paris, we breathe fashion and design! Young passionate designers will learn the basics of fashion rendering and illustration, including figure proportions, shading, and styledetails to create an individual portfolio. Then, the final project includes dressing a 3D model with a variety of materials to create a unique line of clothing. You will also learn basic hand sewing techniques (but no sewing machines will be used). Sessions in English.


Gr 6-8, Tuesdays, 340€. Paris is the home to Roland Garros and its unique clay court Grand Slam tournament and is one of the most popular sports in France and certainly a central cultural experience for many French students. Students will take lessons in FRENCH with instructors from Players Tennis Academy (off-campus and transportation is provided to and from the courts) and all levels are welcome. The focus is on developing all skills involved in this beautiful game. Students must have their own tennis shoes and rackets to participate. More details to follow about the activity day and meeting point. Sessions in FRENCH.

HIP-HOP Dance Workout

Grades 6-8, Tuesdays, 90€ Middle school students will remember quite well the dance sessions last week with Lauren Macé, our dance teacher extraordinaire! Born in France and trained in New York, she is excited to share her passion with middle school students who want to use this opportunity to dance enthusiastically and get a good workout in at the same time! You will learn fundamentals of multiple styles of dance, from traditional to modern, all the while letting your body groove to the great music each week. You'll never become a better dancer if you don't try! Activity sessions in English. More details to follow about the activity day and meeting point.

Afterschool activities for Spring 2017 finish 1st week in June