It is my pleasure to welcome you to the American School of Recife, an American Overseas School that offers exemplary United States and Brazilian accredited programs in a welcoming English language setting where each individual matters.
We endeavor to empower students to meet tomorrow´s challenges with passion and resiliency by providing a standards-based, fully accredited, child-centered educational experience built upon the fundamental values of integrity, learning, and community.
In order to fulfill our mission, we rely on the collective commitment of all members of our learning community to embrace this shared sense of identity and purpose.
A highly qualified and dedicated faculty and staff, working in partnership with supportive parents, ensure that all students are appropriately challenged and sufficiently supported to achieve success in learning and in life. A standards-based curriculum and wide variety of extracurricular programs provide graduates with an academic and personal profile that enables them to consistently gain admission to excellent universities in the United States, Brazil, and throughout the world.
Whether you are an expatriate student or parent considering a move to Recife, an internationally-minded local resident exploring educational options, or a prospective employee, we hope you find the answers to your questions on this site. Feel free to schedule a visit to see our warm and welcoming learning community for yourself and to contact us with any further questions you may have about our educational programs and services.
Erich K. Heise, Ed.D.