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The American School - Lugano

The American School is very famous in Italy. The school offers space for 35 day and more than 240 boarding students.

The campus main building is in the historic Villa de Nobili and offers the following facilities:

  • four science laboratories
  • music rooms
  • art and photography studios
  • library

and a new sports and activities centre. The students are divided in eight different dormitories.

It is a very quick way to proceed to the best British and American universities in the world.

In the summer, the college offers language programs available for students aged 6–18. The students are involved in

  • extensive travel programs
  • competitive and recreational sports
  • a full range of extra curricular activities
  • a two week ski vacation in Crans-Montana.

Colleges in the United States and the New England Association of Schools as well as the European Council of International Schools are recognising the school. It is the sole elite school of all the boarding schools in Switzerland that is located in the Ticino region.