Pacific American School

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Pacific American School (PAS)
Address
3F, No. 151, Section II, Kuang-Fu Road
Hsinchu
30071
Taiwan
Information
Type Private International School
Established 2007 (2007)
Head of school Principal Pamela Chu
Campus Urban
Color(s) Red and Blue
Team name Typhoons
Annual tuition Grade 1 - 5 NT $300,000
Grade 6 - 12 NT $600,000
Website

Pacific American School (PAS) (Chinese: 亞太美國學校) is a private international school founded in 2007 and is located in Hsinchu, Taiwan. The school follows an American curriculum with instruction in English for students from grades K to 12.[1]

Campus[edit]

PAS rents one floor from Kuang Fu High School. PAS has their own playground equipment and uses the roof (6th floor) as a multi-purpose surface for physical education and school events.

PAS is equipped with a wireless network that covers indoor areas of the school. Indoor facilities encompass 3 science laboratories, 1 computer lab, 1 library, 1 dance studio, 1 auditorium, 2 art rooms, 1 music room, 1 clinic, 1 cafeteria and various classrooms. The school supports dormitory facilities for students and any student can choose to live in the dormitory on school days.

Student life[edit]

Clubs[edit]

Pacific American School offers a variety of club activities for the elementary and middle school students. High school students are free to organize their own clubs according to their interests and needs. Some high school clubs include:

  • Musical production
  • Stage art
  • Rock band
  • Basketball
  • AUDS
  • Photography
  • Yearbook
  • Rock Climbing
  • Robotics
  • Cooking

Model United Nations[edit]

PAS offers a Model United Nations program for selected high school students. Ranging from local to international conferences, students participate as delegates, ambassadors, judges, and chairpersons in conferences such as:

  • The Hague International Model United Nations (THIMUN)
  • THIMUN Singapore
  • North American Invitational Model United Nations (NAIMUN)
  • Taiwan Model United Nations (TAIMUN)

Sports Teams[edit]

  • Track & Field Team
  • Badminton Team
  • Boys' Basketball Team
  • Girls' Basketball Team
  • Swimming Team
  • Co-ed Cheerleading Squad
  • Tennis Team
  • Table Tennis Team

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "website". Retrieved August 29, 2014. 

Coordinates: 24°47′51″N 120°59′42″E / 24.7975°N 120.9951°E / 24.7975; 120.9951