American International School of Bucharest

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Main entrance to the combined middle/high school building on AISB Campus

The American International School of Bucharest (AISB) is a multicultural and international school located in the town of Voluntari, 5 km outside central Bucharest, Romania, set on a 10 hectares campus. English is the primary instructional language. The school was founded in 1962 by the United States Embassy. It is the only school in Romania authorized to offer students the entire International Baccalaureate (IB) program. This includes the IB Primary Years, Middle Years and Diploma programmes.[1][2][3][4]

The school currently serves a population of over 1000 students from over 50 countries globally.


Since 1997 the American International School of Bucharest is a accredited IB World School.[5] Both the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and the international non profit Council of International Schools organization have accredited the curriculum. As of 2011-2012 academic year, total enrollment is at 754 students[6] with an average of 17 students[7] per class.


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Coordinates: 44°31′45″N 26°08′42″E / 44.52922°N 26.145047°E / 44.52922; 26.145047