The International School Ho Chi Minh City - American Academy is a world-class middle and high school for children aged 11-18 years. We offer a comprehensive and robust academic programme built upon the principles and standards of the American education system.
Our rigorous American curriculum, including Advanced Placement (AP), is designed to inspire our students to become successful lifelong learners and responsible global citizens.
As a partner school of Syracuse University Project Advance, the ISHCMC - American Academy puts into practice research demonstrating that acceleration of high-ability students leads to better overall outcomes for them at university.
With this comprehensive academic programme, we offer our students the opportunity to achieve future success in top universities worldwide.
Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) testing in 2013 showed 30% of students grew 2+ grade levels in one year compared to US standards in English reading, and 65% grew 2+ grade levels in one year compared to US standards in Mathematics.
Students' rate of progress in Reading increased by 16.1% compared to the previous year.