The American International School in Singapore, XAA, offers high-quality, rigorous, and accessible American education for children aged 3 – 14.
The School for Pioneers
XCL American Academy strives to inspire the next generation of pioneers and empower them to leave a positive mark on our ever-changing world. We believe in equipping our students with the tools, mindset and experiences they will need to be at the forefront of this change and to be agents of their own success.
Through our mission to harness, guide and ignite the ‘Pioneering Spirit’ in every student, we encourage them to develop a challenger mindset and fulfill their potential while embracing the core American values of respect, honor and courage.
By focusing on what really matters to students and their parents, XAA provides a premium, values-driven learning experience accessible to all.
Rigorous American International Curriculum
The XCL American Academy academic program is built upon a rigorous set of standards to establish strong foundations in our young pioneers.
We follow the AERO Common Core standards for almost all our subjects, providing a high-quality standards-based curriculum focused on creating seamless pathways for high school, university and career preparation. Our math curriculum follows the Everyday Math program developed by the University of Chicago, consistently ranked among the Top 10 Universities of the world.
Accessible to All
We believe that high-quality education should be accessible to everyone.
XAA proudly offers a high-quality and rigorous American international program without compromising the quality of education, teachers or the breadth of the subjects provided at the school.
XCL American Academy provides a safe and nurturing environment to inspire students’ growth and development.
Students will thrive in our purpose-built world-class campus which hosts dedicated sports facilities, an interactive three-story library, media center and a unique ‘Pioneer Zone’ to foster student and teacher collaboration and stimulate team-based learning.
Students are also provided with the opportunity to access additional facilities
A state-of-the-art 750-seat performing arts auditorium, visual arts and music rooms
Contemporary design center and an innovation suite
A 50-meter Olympic-sized swimming pool and a heated Early Years swimming pool
Sports hall with a 15-meter climbing wall
Tennis courts and batting cages for baseball and cricket
Convenient Location – 20 mins from Orchard Road
XAA is conveniently located just 20-minutes away from Singapore City Center and has island-wide accessibility with our transportation provider.
Our school campus is located in a charming neighborhood surrounded by lush greenery and nature.
Our rigorous standards-based approach will allow students to be challenged academically while also preparing them for multiple university and career pathways.
These standards are upheld through semi-annual benchmark testing of students in numeracy and literacy, enabling our teachers to get to know every child in the class, understand their strengths and individual needs, set motivational targets, and develop personalized learning plans to help them reach their full potential.
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