The American International School of Vilnius (AISV) is an independent, coeducational day school which offers an educational program from Pre-K through grade 12 for students of all nationalities. The school was established in 1993. The 2020-2021 school year comprises four quarters extending from August 26 to June 11.
Organization: The school is governed by a seven-member School Board comprised of five members elected by the Parent School Association and two selected from the U.S. Embassy. The Ambassador or his/her designee serves as board chair.
Curriculum: The school offers an inquiry-driven, standards-based college preparatory curriculum similar to that of U.S. academic, public schools. AISV is an authorized IB World School and offers the for grades 11 and 12. English is the language of instruction. In addition to core academic subjects, the school offers French, German, Russian, Lithuanian, physical education, library, art, health and music classes. AISV employs two inclusive education specialists and can provide educational services for a carefully managed number of students with a range of physical, academic or emotional needs. The school provides an after-school activities program on a weekly basis. The school also offers, student council in lower, middle and high school, National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) and National Honor Society (NHS). We also administer the PSAT for grades 9, 10 and 11 and the SAT for grade 11 and 12. AISV is accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the Middle States Association (MSA.). AISV is also a member of Central and Eastern European Schools Association (CEESA), and the Association for the Advancement of International Education (AAIE). AISV is an authorized and is offering the .
Faculty: In the 2020-2021 school year, there are 62 full-time and 3 part-time faculty members.
Enrollment: At the beginning of the 2020-2021 school year, enrollment was 307 (Pre-K 3 to grade 12).
Facilities: The school is located on a small hill overlooking the historic old town of Vilnius, Subačiaus st. 41. The school facility consists of 26 classrooms, high school student lounge and a library. The library consists of more than 15,000 books and digital resources. The school has wireless internet network and laptops for student use. AISV has a modern gym, a big canteen, an outside soccer field, an expanded parking lot and two playgrounds for lower school. The school has bought land close to the current school site and we are planning to build a brand new purpose built lower school on that site for 2021.
Finances:In the 2020-2021 school year, the school’s income derives from tuition. Annual tuition rates are as follows: Pre-K: €6000; K-grade 5: €14,874; grades 6-8: €16,160; and grades 9-10: €17,397; grades 11-12: €17,690. The school also charges a one-time application fee of €350, admission fee of €2150 and an annual capital fee of €2,000 for Pre K-grade 12 students. Additional fees are applicable for students who require special learning support. All fees payable in euros.
Information and statistics are current as of September 2020 and provided by the school.