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Ankara ES/HS

About Our School

 

 


Vision:

Excellence in education for every student, every day, everywhere.

Mission:

Educate, engage, and empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world.

Quick Stats:

  • 100% college/university acceptance for 2017 graduating class
  • 90% of teachers have a Master’s degree or higher
  • 70% of teachers have 20 years (or more) of professional teaching experience
  • Average student-to-teacher ratio is 10-to-1
  • 179 students enrolled
  • 31 countries represented in student body

Full-time Specialists on Staff:

  • ESL (English as a Second Language)
  • Reading Specialist
  • Math Coach
  • Registered Nurse
  • Guidance Counselor
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Educational Technologist and Gifted Coordinator

Enrichment Courses:

  • Turkish language (Middle and High School)
  • Host nation / Turkish culture (Elementary School)
  • Spanish (Middle and High School)
  • Yearbook (8-12)
  • Music / Band (K-12)
  • Drama
  • Art (K-12)
  • Health and PE (Physical Education) (K-12)
  • Gifted placement (K-12)
  • Robotics and STEM
  • Honors courses (High School)
  • AP (Advanced Placement) courses (college credit opportunity)
  • DoDEA Europe Premiere Activities
  • DoDEA Virtual School (additional online courses available)
  • Dual-enrollment (receive credit for High School & college courses)

AEHS Programs:

  • Spelling Bee (K-8)
  • Science Fair (K-12)
  • International Day
  • Drama Club
  • Geography Club (Elementary and Middle School)
  • Math Counts (Middle and High School)
  • After-school Sports (8-12)*
    • Boys’ and Girls’ soccer
    • Boys’ and Girls’ basketball
    • Boys’ and Girls’ volleyball
    • Boys’ and Girls’ tennis
  • Homework Club (grades K-5, and grades 6-8)
  • Student Council (Elementary and Middle/High School)
  • Model United Nations (MUN) (Middle and High School)
  • National Honor Society (NHS) (High School)
  • National Junior Honor Society (JNHS) (7-8)
  • Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (High School)
  • Educators Rising (High School)
  • International Student Leadership Institute (High School)
  • Student to Student (peer mentoring) (K-12)
  • Parent Teacher Student Organization (PTSO)
  • *exceptions made for younger middle school students to participate

Schoology

Many of our teachers have Schoology accounts for students. Please request access information from teachers.