American International School, Kraków
Kazimierza Widkiego 33, 30-074, Kraków, Poland
Tel: (+48) 12 632 4629
Fax: (+48) 12 656 4952
National, US, curricula.
42 students, 3-18 yrs
The American International School of Krakow (AISK) opened its doors
in 1993. Beginning SY 2004-5, it is merging with the Kolegium Europejskie,
a 7th-12th grade school in Krakow that has been authorized for the
International Baccalaureate Diploma program (grades 10-12). Together,
the schools will be able to offer a pre-K-12th grade education to
both international and national students living in and around the
city of Krakow and the region of Malopolska.
The American International School of Krakow (AISK) is located in
historic Krakow, the tourist capital of Poland. Facilities include
classrooms, a computer lab, an 8,000-volume English library, an
8,000-volume Polish library, science lab, school offices and a gymnasium.
Students travel to local facilities for after-school sports such
as swimming and ice-skating depending on the season.
The American International School of Krakow (AISK) is international
and national. Specialist teachers are employed for art, physical
education, music and languages other than English. Class sizes are
small, which allows students individual attention and flexibility
The curriculum at American International School of Krakow (AISK)
follows an American/International approach with emphasis on Standards
and Benchmarks, the International Primary Curriculum and the IB
Diploma. English is the language of instruction for the International
Stream of the school. Students in need who do not have English as
their first language will receive assistance. A preSchool Program
focuses on English language development and social and personal
The enrollment of American International School of Krakow (AISK)
is primarily made up from the dependents of international businesses
and foundation employees, and US Consulate employees and Polish
nationals. At all times AISK respects the diversity of background
of families, and recognizes the transient nature of the international
American International School of Krakow (AISK) has a governing
Board and several Foundations (Polish and US), which support its
purposes and mission.