European Sports Conference Fall 2023 Tournaments

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ASV is extremely happy to share the exciting news about our Varsity teams’ outstanding performance in the Fall 2023 ESC Tournaments. It was three days filled with intense competition, teamwork and sportsmanship, and we are incredibly proud of our student-athletes. Three out of the four Varsity teams were honored with the ESC Sportsmanship Award. This […]

How to Go to the United States as a Student-athlete

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Grades 9, 10 and 11 participated on Thursday, September 28, 2023, in an orientation talk offered by Mr. Kevin McGlynn, an ASV parent who visited our school to share with the students information and tips on the wide range of opportunities that American universities offer to international student-athletes. Mr. McGlynn has experience as student-athlete in […]

Middle School Iberian League Event Hosted by ASV

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On January 19 and 20, 2023, American School of Valencia hosted Middle School Girls Soccer and Basketball Tournaments as members of the Iberian League. The event combined two exciting competitions with eight teams representing ASV and three invited schools: American School of Barcelona, Cambridge House Community College and Caxton College. Our basketball team was runner-up […]

ASV Athletic Teams in Action: Winning the ASV Way

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This week saw a host of ASV Junior Varsity and Varsity teams in action both in Spain and abroad. Following on from the success of our girls volleyball team that won the Sportsmanship Trophy in Berlin, our boys volleyball team replicated this achievement in Tenero, Switzerland. Within Spain, ASV’s boys soccer team competed in Barcelona, […]

Fall 2022 All-In Program

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After the positive experience of the first two seasons (Fall 2021 and Spring 2022), High School students are enjoying again the All-In program. From October 6 to November 10, 2022, this program invites students to engage in a wide range of activities including sports, games, and art during the third class period on Thursdays. “All-In […]

ASV Earns MSA’s Program of Distinction in Athletics

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American School of Valencia is pleased to announce that the Middle States Association, Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools (MSA-CESS) has officially approved the ASV’s Program of Distinction (PoD) in Athletics. The decision was communicated in an official letter on Thursday, June 9, 2022, and in The Standard, MSA’s official newsletter. With the announcement, our […]

Mr. Boele Terpstra Sums Up His Year at ASV

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With only six days to end the academic year, the Athletic Department prepares to say goodbye to Mr. Boele Terpstra, the student-teacher who has been developing a professional experience at ASV as part of his Bachelor Degree in Physical Education at the University of Groningen (The Netherlands). Mr. Terpstra arrived in September 2021, and after […]

Great experience in Middle School Athletic Competitions

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Middle School teams recently participated in two athletic events organized by the American School of Valencia and the American School of Barcelona. The tournaments are part of the annual activities promoted by the Iberian League Conference, a cooperative project among international schools that share a vision on the role of athletics in the student’s experience. […]

Three Teams Represent ASV at the Iberian League Volleyball Tournament

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After two years of safety restrictions to organize athletic events, the schools in the Iberian League have been able to meet in a volleyball tournament in Barcelona this week, on Thursday, March 24 and Friday, March 25, 2022.  ASV has been represented at this event by two High School teams (boys and girls) and one Middle School […]