ACS Athens Academy

Program of Studies


Our Mission

ACS Athens is a student-centered international school, embracing American educational philosophy, principles and values.

Through excellence in teaching and diverse educational experiences, ACS Athens challenges all students to realize their unique potential: academically, intellectually, socially and ethically -- to thrive as responsible global citizens.

Our Belief Statement

We believe that:

  • ACS Athens is a student-centered institution in the pursuit of academic excellence, building upon each student’s unique talents and abilities

  • student learning is a shared responsibility of the student, the school and the family.

  • students learn and develop best in an environment of cooperation, belonging and trust.

  • diversity takes many forms and that respect for and acceptance of diversity is a source of richness in our community.

  • possessing a strong sense of civic responsibility and an ethic of service is fundamental to effective global citizenship.

  • education exists to promote intellectual, emotional and physical wholeness and ethical decision-making.

  • our community exists to provide opportunities for all of our students to reach their full potential.

  • learning is a life-long process.

18-19 Academy Program of Studies 2.pdf