American School of Madrid
We empower lifelong learners to take on challenges and thrive, care for others in our diverse international community, and think globally and creatively toward a better future.
“ASM's performing arts is unlike any other school in Spain. The opportunities they provide in both the visual arts and music allow for a huge amount of growth and options no matter your skill level or knowledge."
"ASM has an inclusive and welcoming environment where students can learn and grow from one another's experiences and perspectives."
"The new MS building provides an open, calm, and innovative learning environment. I think having a good learning environment is very important and beneficial for learning because it allows us to focus and enjoy learning. "
“At ASM, I learned that what defines my success and my ability to reach my goals is my confidence and belief in my abilities.”
K1-12 Educational Technology Coordinator
"What I bring to ASM is an enthusiasm for using technology for teaching and learning. I love it when a student has their "ah-ha" moment and realizes how a digital tool can help them showcase their learning in new and creative ways."
"What we love about ASM is the support the school shows its students to find their way on their own, encouraging them to be independent and strong in their decisions."
"ASM has a highly personalized approach to learning, ranging from numerous electives like 3D Computer Animation and Journalism to learning foreign languages. In our classes, we learn in both the whole class group and in smaller groups suited to our needs."
“ASM has taught me to think both critically and analytically; not only on an academic standpoint but on a social and ethical one as well.”
“We immediately felt welcomed by the ASM community. Teachers are very receptive and supportive. Our daughters have integrated very well, made many friends, and enjoy all the after-school activities."
"It was here that I really learned about how a community could pull together to work for the benefit of each individual within this school family. These lessons in teamwork that came from colleagues, students, and the parent community have been with me ever since."
"The teachers at ASM are kind, involved, and care about our learning and well-being."
“I feel that my son has a voice at ASM. His thoughts and opinions are listened to and he is noticeably part of a community.”
“ASM has taught me how to be hardworking, kind, and grateful, but also not to take yourself too seriously.”
"What makes ASM so special is that it is much more than a school, it is a caring community: care for its members and far beyond!"
“ASM comes together as a community, as a "family", to achieve a common goal, which is to give the best possible education to our students. As an alumnus, teacher and parent at ASM, my experience is that ASM is a school and a community, dedicated to and for our students."
“I will forever be appreciative to the faculty who always gave their all to their students, who took a special interest in their well-being and had a special enthusiasm in pushing us to become better students, peers, and people.”
“ASM helped me meet people from all around the world and explore all types of academic opportunities so that I can go into college with a sense of direction.”
“ASM has taught me to be a globally aware citizen, an organized worker, and a creative thinker among other things.”
“ASM has taught me to never give up on the important things that matter. As a community, we can overcome anything.”
“My colleagues care deeply about making a difference in students' lives.”
“ASM has taught me that perseverance is the key to success.”