We are proud of our international community, and their commitment to make a difference.
Founded in 1967 to serve the needs of global and local families, ACS International Schools educate over 3,700 students, aged 2 to 18, day and boarding, from more than 100 countries. Our schools – 3 in Greater London and 1 in Doha, Qatar – are all non-sectarian and co-educational.
Our world-renowned curriculum includes all International Baccalaureate (IB) Programmes, and top US programmes including Advanced Placement (AP) courses and the new AP Capstone & International Diplomas. Academic success enables ACS graduates to attend the college of their choice, and many of the world's finest universities. Discover more on our Vision & Values.
STATEMENT ON EQUALITY AND JUSTICE
"Anti-racism is the commitment to fight racism wherever you find it, including in yourself. And that's the only way forward." - Ijeoma Oluo
We are proud of our culturally-diverse community of students, families, staff and alumni representing over 70 nationalities, and recognise that we have an important role to play in being a positive catalyst for change. As an organisation of four schools, we have taken the time to reflect. We continue to learn and acknowledge that we can do better and will work harder as a community to address inequality and injustice. We listen to members of our community and this has helped us form action plans around a number of themes. Please click here for the full statement from our Chair and CEO.
Welcome to our world
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Delivering individual success
Our 3 UK schools – ACS Cobham, ACS Egham, ACS Hillingdon and our school in Qatar ACS Doha, offer a wide-ranging curriculum to suit the needs of internationally-minded families. This includes all 4 IB programmes, a US-based curriculum, rigorous AP courses, the IB Careers programme an the AP Capstone and international Diplomas. All schools are co-ed and we educate students from 2 -18 and offer both day and boarding tuition. Our focus in each school is on finding the right curriculum ‘fit’ for the student ensuring every student is able to unlock their potential and be the best student they can be.
The World Needs New Thinking. Get Ready.
At ACS we prepare our students to be ready.
Ready for cultures that crossover, boundaries that blur and ideas that interconnect.
Ready for a world that demands a new kind of learning – and a new kind of citizen.
Working at ACS
At ACS we offer the opportunity to feel part of something big.
As a group of leading international schools, our dedication to student success is matched only by our professional desire to attract, retain and develop staff of the highest standard. Our renowned international programmes and outstanding facilities create an exceptional working environment, where the world comes to teach, learn, and grow as valued individuals. With a community made up of over 100 nationalities and many cultures, we are proud to call ourselves a genuine international school – a place where local and global people and possibilities come together. At ACS we offer the opportunity to feel part of something big.
The IB at ACS
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The Leadership Team & The Board
The Leadership Team is made up of Heads of School, and executive heads across the organisation's central functions. Together they manage the daily operations of the school's and organisation, and inform and recommend future enhancements for Board consideration and approval.