Leysin American School in Switzerland

Leysin
, Switzerland
Location
Post-Graduate (Grades 9-12; PG)
Age
College Prep
Focus
Co-Ed
Gender
300
Students
100%
Boarding
Uniform
Dress Code From most to least formal:
Uniform, Formal, Casual, Informal.
10
Sports
1960
Year Founded

Description

LAS is an American/international boarding school located in the French-speaking region of Switzerland. Nestled in the beautiful alpine ski village of Leysin, the school is 90 minutes from Geneva. Founded in 1960, LAS is for students in grades 7-12 plus a PG year. Current enrollment is 305 students from over 50 nations. The school offers a customized educational experience. Students can choose classes among the following programs: US high school diploma, International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement, and English as an Additional Language. LAS accepts students interested in a semester or year abroad, as well as multiple years.

Unique Characteristics

Our town is a ski resort. The senior dorm has its own train stop.

College Matriculation These are the handful of schools or colleges where students have most frequently matriculated.

  • Northeastern University
  • Babson
  • NYU
  • Tulane
  • University of Miami
  • UC schools
 

Academics

Semesters
Schedule
ESL Programs
Summer Programs
No Saturday Classes

Admissions

SSAT Required
Rolling Application Deadline
Preferred Application Platform
School-Specific

Student Body

300
Students
Co-Ed
Gender
Boarding
0%
International
0%
Students
of Color
0%
International Students From The countries with the largest number of students at the school.
USA, Mexico, Russian, China, Brazil
 
 

Location

AddressChemin de la Source, 3 – Leysin, Switzerland
Nearby Airports
Geneva
 
Campus Size10 Acres

Contact Information

Paul Dyer
Admissions Director
Dr. Marc Frederic Ott
Head of School
786 281 4306
Phone