AST employs dynamic, positive and certified educators from all over the world.
American School in Taichung is a small non-profit school with about 275 students from grades 1-12 in the heart of Taiwan. We are accredited by WASC and follow a standard American and international curriculum based on the Common Core, AERO and Next Generation Science standards. We have a strong AP program in the high school and extensive EAL program through grade 8.
The school is tucked away in the base of the hills in the Dakeng Scenic Area. Teachers live near the school in a beautiful suburban environment. The location allows them to enjoy the city life and the outdoor life. The weather is phenomenal with mainly sunny skies and warm weather. Hiking, biking, and camping are regular activities in our area. There is an abundance of food options, transportation in the city is relatively cheap and accessible, and the medical care is fantastic. Foreigners are very welcomed in Taichung.