Closure of the 2022 SWICEU

ASV group at UCH campus

The Grade 11 Biology class involved in the 2022 edition of SWICEU visited Universidad Cardenal Herrera CEU on May 13 to attend the official closing ceremony of the project. The event included presentations made by each participant school. “Each school had to present a project they made relating to microbiology and antibiotics,” Dominc V. describes. […]

Final Results of SWICEU Project

Overview of ASV Science Lab

The Grade 11 Biology class concluded their participation in the science project SWICEU 2022.  By conducting two laboratory sessions on Tuesday and Friday,  these students finished the process of culturing soil samples to find antibiosis, an indicator of its potential use to develop future medicines. “This edition seems promising,” Ms. Carolina Nonay informs. “Students have obtained a larger […]

Mission Alpha Has Taken Off!

ASV teacher shows project card

Students in Grade 9 and Grade 11 studying French and Biology are modeling one of the lab experiments included in the science project Mission Alpha: wake up the Blob, a unicellular organism whose scientific name is Physarum Polycephalum but is frequently identified with this nickname taken from a movie. In the coming weeks, ASV and […]

ASV Joins an Engaging Cross-curricular Project Connected to a New Space Mission

Several High School Classes will have a great learning opportunity during the 2021-2022 Academic Year: a cross-curricular project with the European Space Agency and eight secondary schools in France, Portugal, Guiana and Spain! The activity, called Learn to Learn with a Blob! has been promoted by the Academie de Toulouse and has been included in the 2021-2022 eTwinning program, one of the […]

Closure of the SWICEU 2021, the Collaborative Project on Antibiotics

On Thursday, May 13, 2021 the group of Grade 11 Biology students visited the campus of Cardenal Herrera CEU University and participated in the official closing of the SWICEU project. The event was the occasion to present the outcome of the 2021 edition and share with the three involved schools, one of them ASV, the joy of having completed a […]

ASV International Programs Highlighted on El Mundo

On Saturday, December 13, 2014 the newspaper El Mundo made a special review of private education in Valencia. Readers could find an 8 pages supplement where innovation and technology inside and outside the classroom were described. The main story highlighted those ASV programs developing students’ international-mindedness and global consciousness.   Read pages 3 and 4 […]

Scientific Success of an ASV Graduate

Domingo Carlos Salazar, graduated at American School of Valencia in 1999 and currently Associate Researcher of the Department of Human Evolution at the Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology (Leizpig, Germany), has been member of the team that has reconstructed the genome of a man who lived 45,000 years ago, by far the oldest genetic record […]