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"Developing innovative, compassionate and responsible citizens of the world"

Set in its stunningly beautiful Alpine location overlooking the Rhone valley, the village of Leysin makes an excellent home for this excellent co-educational boarding school, catering for 350 students.

At the core of Leysin American School - one of the leading boarding schools in Switzerland - is a guiding set of principles and values that set the highest standards of effort and excellence within the school environment.

The overarching goal is simple: "Developing innovative, compassionate and responsible citizens of the world."

LAS offers students an academically challenging setting, based on realistic goals, to prepare them for university study. This Results in a near 100% of students moving on to undertake university education, 80% of whom attend University in the USA.

At LAS students undertake a balanced program of study, sports, recreation and cultural travel, supported by a stable, caring, family-like environment.

The institution offers a range of premium study programs including the IB, and is comprised of two excellent campuses which house a superfluous selection of boarding facilities, libraries, technology, art, performance, sport and media centres.

Furthermore there is opportunity to take part in a host of unique extra-curricular activities, designed to produce the most wholesome and well-rounded in school leavers. Institutions such as the MUN are a regular fixture at the school, as well as various exciting excursions and trips around Switzerland and other European countries.

Swiss Boarding Schools - Leysin American School

Telephone number: +41 24 493 37 77
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  • Boarding Tuition

    CHF 77, 500


  • University entrance

    99% of pupils

  • Average class size

    10 -12

Teaching Environment

  • Total enrollment


  • Setting

    Mountain Village

  • Teacher - student ratio


Programmes of Study

  • Academic programmes

    IB Diploma / ESL / LAS / US High School Diploma

  • Extracurricular programmes

    Skiing / Hockey / Football / Karate / Modern Languages / Environment Club / Art / Swimming


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  • Boys


University Preparation

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