Founded in 1959, The American International School · Vienna is the oldest English-language school in Austria, offering a unique combination of a nurturing, family atmosphere with a challenging educational environment backed by its history of academic achievement. School programs focus on academics, but also on the development of students’ creative and leadership abilities and emotional intelligence.
AIS Vienna proudly serves around 800 students, representing over 50 countries, from Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12 (IB Diploma, Austrian Matura Equivalency, or American Diploma). The school recognizes individual learning styles, making every effort to differentiate instruction, allowing students to reach their full potential in different areas, be it in academics, athletics, or in visual and performing arts.
Teachers at AIS are a dedicated group of educators who take a deeply personal interest in their students. The school is fortunate enough to include published authors, accomplished musicians and artists, and professional scientists among its faculty.