Grade 6 Humanities and the C3 Framework

Students presenting

The Grade 6 Humanities course is one that combines coursework from English Language Arts and Social Studies (History, Civics, Geography, and Economics). The Social Studies component to this course is taught using the C3 Framework, one that is focused on an inquiry design model.  At the beginning of the academic year, students were presented with compelling questions and supporting […]

Learning Advances at the American School of Valencia

Teacher smiling at a student. Elementary School

The year is in full swing at the American School of Valencia. After the first month of classes, students and teachers are familiar with the school routines and feel ready to go over the key events of the first semester. This year the school has introduced some changes in the academic planning as well as […]

MAP testing started

Students in grades 3-10 started on Thursday the spring administration of the MAP (Measures of Academic Progress) Test. Until Friday, June 2, these classes will use the High School Computer Lab to take the online exam designed to determine the acquisition of content standards in content areas of Reading and Mathematics. MAP provides administrators and […]

MAP Testing begins on Monday September 21

Students in grades 3-10 will take the MAP (Measures of Academic Progress) Test between September 21 and October 30. The Measures of Academic Progress are administered to students twice a year, fall and spring, to determine the level of individual growth throughout the school year. Students will be assessed on how well they have learned […]

ASV Joined the Event Read Across America

On Monday, March 2, 2015 American School of Valencia joined the celebration Read Across America and celebrated the birthday of Dr. Seuss, an important and beloved children´s author born in 1904. The students in Preschool and Elementary School enjoyed a day filled with reading activities related to Dr. Seuss’ works and characters. High Schoolers and […]