Category: Curriculum

Senior Portfolio Defense

SAIS students will present a defense of their learning during the Spring of their senior year. Students practice for this defense throughout their years at SAIS by presenting their work as part of our project based learning...

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School Achievement

SAIS Students Show Exceptional Growth on American Test SAIS gives its students the NWEA Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) test to measure academic growth. This tests the students’ knowledge of the American Common Core State...

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Benefits of a Small School

Small Beginnings Most private schools are small, typically in the 300-400 student range. That’s because many schools were founded by educators and parents who sought to give their children the kind of exclusive attention...

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U.S. Partners in Education

Shenzhen American International School and Drachman Montessori in Tucson, Arizona, USA are engaging students in educational projects to expand their knowledge and understanding of our global community. Projects have started with...

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Elementary School

Kindergarten-5th Grade In Kindergarten through 5th grade not only is academic development important, but also social/emotional, physical and intellectual development. To ensure growth in these, opportunities for learning are...

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