Our Mission The mission of Association International School is to foster in students a lifelong commitment to intellectual exploration, individual growth, social responsibility, and Christ-likeness by inspiring and supporting them to strive for academic and personal excellence within an ethical framework that places the highest value on honor and respect for others. We value intellectual curiosity, and are committed to the education of our students through the development of empathy, ethical behavior, integrity, discipline and service, based on a firm foundation of Christian values. We emphasize a strong academic program, creative problem solving, cooperation and group interaction, an appreciation of culture and beauty, and healthy emotional and physical growth as well as the preparation of our students for the rigors of college/university. Association International School will mold intelligent and compassionate learners, leaders, and ambassadors of Christ for the glory of God. Our Vision To mold intelligent and compassionate global learners, leaders, and ambassadors of Christ for the glory of God. Our Values The over-arching aim of our program is the development of the knowledge, skills, and dispositions necessary for our students to respond successfully to the future challenges in other schools, in post-secondary education, in an interdependent, multicultural work environment, and globally as ambassadors of Christ. Recognizing that we are educating children for a rapidly changing world, often a world that yet exists, we strive to develop students who are: critical, analytical, innovative thinkers and problem-solvers; equipped with the technological skills needed to function effectively in an increasing complex world; effective communicators, capable of expressing themselves in various media and/or languages, as well as interpreting the messages of the world around them; able to interact in their environment, interpret current events, and apply a Biblical worldview to them and present themselves as an ambassador of Christ in all situations; aware of the physical, historical, cultural, and environmental forces that have shaped the modern world with an ability to apply this knowledge to better comprehend the present and rest in the future. collaborative team members with the ability to work within a team or to exercise leadership effectively and appropriately; motivated, questioning, continuous learners with the capacity for personal autonomy, a desire for personal excellence, and the initiative to seek self-improvement; self-confident, resourceful, and resilient contributors to a democratic society; physically and emotionally healthy, capable of utilizing the resources available to deal with the demands of an active life; ethical community members with high Christian standards and clear Biblical values that are not dependent upon their environment, situation, and station in life; constantly growing in their faith and serves lights in a darkened world. responsible decision makers who anticipate the consequences of their actions; aware of and sensitive to the variety of perspectives through which others see the world, while simultaneously holding firming to his/her own faith.