About UAS

The Uruguayan American School (UAS) is a private college preparatory school enrolling approximately 300 international and host country students in Nursery through Grade 12. Our mission is to be a multicultural, academically challenging learning community that prepares students to be responsible global citizens and lifelong learners through U.S., international and Uruguayan curricula.

The school is a tuition-supported, non-profit private day school offering a non-sectarian, co-educational program from Nursery to Grade twelve for students from a multitude of backgrounds.

UAS offers a unique educational opportunity unlike any other school in Uruguay, public or private. Founded over 54 years ago, UAS caters to both international and Uruguayan families by providing an international curriculum taught entirely in English and a Uruguayan curriculum for students who plan to attend a university in South America.

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UAS Looking to Add an IT Supervisor

UAS Looking to Add an IT Supervisor

UAS Looking to Add an IT Supervisor

UAS is looking to hire an IT Coordinator/Supervisor. The basic requirements are a Bachelor’s Begree in the field ...

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2014 SAAC Volleyball Gallery

2014 SAAC Volleyball Gallery

2014 SAAC Volleyball Gallery

Picture from the Volleyball Games Pictures from the after-Tournament Tours

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Weather Closing Announcement Policy

Weather Closing Announcement Policy

Weather Closing Announcement Policy

School is presumed to be in session at UAS regardless of current weather conditions, unless ​parents are ​otherwise notified. If school has ...

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Student-Created Content Page

Student-Created Content Page

Student-Created Content Page

In large part because of the work of UAS student Eugyoung Han, who has put together a website of works in creative writing, ...

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PowerPoint – The IB Diploma Program at UAS

PowerPoint - The IB Diploma Program at UAS

The IB Diploma Program at UAS

Mollie Pilling, IB Coordinator at UAS, presented the following PowerPoint presentation at the informational meeting for current 10th grade students ...

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Secondary School Homework Guidelines

Secondary School Homework Guidelines

Secondary School Homework Guidelines

UAS has implemented homework guidelines for students in grades 6 – 12. The guidelines include daily and weekly time parameters as well ...

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