News and Events

Served with Love; Lunchtime at AIS-Salzburg

November 25, 2021

It goes without saying, that pleasing a group of 100+ hungry lunch-goers and keeping it healthy...

Lions’ Teams Fall Short at DVAC Varsity Tournaments

November 18, 2021

This past weekend, our boys' soccer and girls' volleyball teams participated in the Danube Valley...

In the Classroom: JH Lit. & Comp., Chemistry, Physics

November 16, 2021

Junior High Literature and Composition students tapped into their creative side as well as their...

Bike & Run Series: The Hellbrunner Loop Video Tour

November 11, 2021

The Hellbrunner Loop is a scenic route that is easily accessible from the doorstep of our...

Weekend Full of Lions Volleyball

November 7, 2021

This past weekend was a busy one for the girls' volleyball team as they travelled to Vienna on...

From International Baccalaureate to Advanced Placement

November 3, 2021

Both Jennifer and Helene lived and studied in the United Kingdom before transferring to...

Weekend Feature: Fall Hiking

November 1, 2021

This fall a number of students have taken advantage of the beautiful weather by signing up for...

Alumnae Interview: Renate Grinberga

October 28, 2021

Latvian native Renate Grinberga first came to AIS-Salzburg as a grade 10 student in 2016 and...

In the Classroom: AP Biology, Chemistry, Math and P.E.

October 22, 2021

Recently, AP Biology students explored enzyme activity and the factors influencing reaction...

Lions Rack Up Wins at DVAC Festival

October 8, 2021

The Lions roared their way to victory on Saturday at DVAC festivals, winning two soccer and two...

In the Classroom: Physics, Biology and P.E.

The physics class recently conducted research on the physics of Mario Kart Wii Students had to...

Course Spotlight: AP Calculus

September 24, 2021

In the first of our new video spotlight series, we sit in on a class session with Mr Lichty and...

First Travel Program Trip: Vienna

September 20, 2021

The first of six overnight weekend trips planned for the 2021-2022 school year took place this...

Meet the New Staff

September 9, 2021

There are few new faces amongst the teaching faculty and resident staff this school year We managed...

Local Destination: Hellbrunn Palace

August 30, 2021

A city bus ride away from the school, Hellbrunn Palace is a frequent destination for student...

High Numbers for the 2021 Summer Language Program

August 17, 2021

Our third and final Summer Language Program session for 2021 came to an end on Friday Over the...

Outstanding Results for AIS-Salzburg Students on 2021 AP Examinations®

July 25, 2021

Students took AP Exams in May 2021 after completing challenging college-level courses at high...

An Early Preview into the 2021-2022 Student Body

July 6, 2021

With a number of positive changes in recent years —such as facility upgrades and travel...

Team and Individual Sports Return, a Big Part of the AIS-Salzburg Culture

June 27, 2021

The AIS-Salzburg Lions have not had a match since February of 2020; therefore, for this school...

AIS-Salzburg Commencement Ceremony 2021

May 31, 2021

Congratulations to all of our 2021 graduates for an exceptional year that saw them persevere...

Student Life @ AIS Salzburg 20/21, Episode 6: The FINALE!

May 28, 2021

We invite you to watch the final episode below of the Student Life Series, which highlights a busy...

Students & staff participate in a fun day of competition

May 24, 2021

Each spring, the entire student body, administration, faculty and resident staff are divided up...

Students are recognized for their outstanding achievements

May 9, 2021

AIS-Salzburg annually holds a year-end award ceremony leading up to final exam week, to recognize...

Student Life @ AIS Salzburg 20/21, Episode 5: Spring Trimester 1st Half

With the Coronavirus on the rise, the majority of non-academic hours spent were on campus in the...

Clara S. is off to Berklee College of Music in the Fall!

April 30, 2021

Austrian student, Clara S joined AIS-Salzburg for her junior year in 2019 in the hopes of studying...

A Preview Into 2021-2022 School Year

April 18, 2021

The upcoming, 2021-2022 school year promises to be a very exciting and vital one, full of new...

What makes AIS-Salzburg unlike any other international boarding school ?

April 14, 2021

In this introduction of AIS-Salzburg, Headmaster McLean reveals what is so special and particular...

Salzburg Baroque Senior Field Trip

April 12, 2021

The Old City of Salzburg has occasionally been called the 'Rome of the North' and a 'Baroque Jewel'...

Summer Language Program 2021 Info Guide

April 9, 2021

The Summer Language Program at the American International School-Salzburg provides intensive German...

Keita and his Volunteer Work

March 29, 2021

Since he was seven years old, AIS-Salzburg Japanese student, Keita Kondo has been a member of the...

Outstanding Senior Papers

March 19, 2021

Each year, the senior students are required to choose a topic of their choice, develop a thesis to...

Student Life @ AIS-Salzburg 20/21, Episode 4: Winter Trimester 2nd Half

March 18, 2021

In this fourth episode of the Student Life Series, we reflect back on the second half of the...

The Future Looks Bright for Lions Basketball

March 15, 2021

One would think that student enthusiasm or basketball would be low in a year without scheduled...

Winter Trimester Academic Awards

March 11, 2021

During a typical school year, students and teaching faculty enjoy a formal dinner and awards...

2021 Ski Trips A Great Success

March 7, 2021

It goes without question, that this has been a challenging year for everyone and as we begin to see...

Carolina on her passion for climbing

March 1, 2021

Carolin H is currently in her third year at AIS-Salzburg and is a perennial Honor Roll student This...

Great turnouts and weather for ski trips thus far!

With three of five ski trips complete, we have managed to have had somewhat of a normal winter...

Video Interview With Two Of Our 2020 Graduates

February 16, 2021

Danila Sevtsov and Hellen Petrovskaya joined AIS-Salzburg in 2015 and graduated at the top of their...

Students Describe Their AIS-Salzburg Experience

February 10, 2021

In a series of interviews, students summarize their lives at AIS-Salzburg and the advantages of...

Matthew M. On His Goals In Hockey

February 8, 2021

How long have you been playing hockey I have been playing hockey now for 7 years What team are you...

Recent Grads Describe College Preparedness

January 27, 2021

2018 Graduate, Sonia Ratiu University: King’s College London, United...

The Senior Project & College Preparation

January 21, 2021

Since 2004, shortly after the American International School-Salzburg re-established the Advanced...

Nizar Khoury: 1988-1991

January 18, 2021

Nizar Khoury first attended AIS-Salzburg in 1988 as a grade 10 student and graduated in the spring...

Interview with Former Science Teacher, Mr. Gupta

January 15, 2021

Mr Rohit Gupta was a science teacher at AIS-Salzburg from 2013 to 2017 before he decided to pursue...

Interview with Senior Student, Ian H.

January 13, 2021

Ian H has attended AIS-Salzburg since 2016 and is an active member of our community He is involved...

2020 In Review: A Look Back On A Year We Will Never Forget

The year 2020 was a trying one for everyone across the globe and given the circumstances, we feel...

Student Life @ AIS-Salzburg 20/21 Episode 3: Winter Trimester 1st Half

December 18, 2020

In this third episode of the 2020-2021 school year, students return to at-home education as the...

Grade 9 Feature: Biology & Literature

December 15, 2020

Biology It's 9th grade biology! Time for cell models! The biology students had the task to take...

Our Teachers Hard at Work

December 14, 2020

In this video, visit the AIS-Salzburg campus to say hello to teachers and also hop...

Junior High and Grade 10 Comp. & Lit.

December 7, 2020

Junior High Literature Students in Mrs Fratianni's Junior High Literature class were asked to...

Grade 9 Math, JH Non-Fiction Mr. Lichty’s Virtual Set up

December 1, 2020

Junior High Non-Fiction Students in Ms Cerone's Junior High Nonfiction class made "How-To"...

Honor Roll & Distinguished Students, Fall Trimester 2020-21

November 26, 2020

We would like to recognize the following students for their outstanding academic achievements...

Italian, World Geography, JH Science, P.E.

November 19, 2020

In our first week since switching to online learning from home, students and teachers seemingly...

Future Benefits of the Current Online Education Situation

November 14, 2020

In this interview with social studies teacher Mr Joe Suttmann, we discuss the transition to, and...

The Transition Back to Online Education

November 12, 2020

Since October 18th, there has been a gradual transition to online education as the Corona Virus...

Diana Hoover: 1978-1979

When did you attend Salzburg International Preparatory School (SIPS) (changed to AIS-Salzburg in...

Extra Help in Abundance at AIS-Salzburg

November 8, 2020

Need help with English AIS-Salzburg has got you covered Providing students with the extra help...

Student Life @ AIS-Salzburg 20/21, Episode 2: Fall Trimester 2nd Half

October 29, 2020

In this second episode of the life of a boarding student at AIS-Salzburg students are now settled...

Student Council Barbecue Fundraiser

October 28, 2020

AIS-Salzburg student council were blessed with 20 degree weather on October 24th as they held a...

2020-2021 Student Council Update

October 26, 2020

This school year we had enough interest from several students to hold an actual election for the...

Alumna Interview: Laura Rheintgen (Schiedel), 1978-1980

October 22, 2020

When did you attend Salzburg International Preparatory School (SIPS) (changed to AIS-Salzburg in...

Coach Tim Young Previews the Soccer Season

So far this season the school football team is looking like it is in good shape with the bulk of...

Interview with Senior Student Gunnar S.

October 8, 2020

In this interview, American boarding student Gunnar S discusses his decision to join AIS-Salzburg...

Chemistry, 9th Grade Literature & Biology

In 9th grade literature class, students worked on placing story events on the plot diagram They...

Ioannis & Zach go to Burgerista and the Salzach River

October 7, 2020

As anyone who has attended or worked in a boarding school knows, free time on the weekends is...

Season Preview: Lady Lions Volleyball Team

October 3, 2020

"There is a lot of work to do However, I am excited about the progress we have made so far and the...

Miss Baehler Explains the New Weekend Program

October 2, 2020

What are some of the changes have you made to the weekend program this school year  Baehler:...

Interview with Senior Student Clara S.

October 1, 2020

In this interview, Austrian day student Clara S discusses her decision to join AIS-Salzburg as...

Physics, Junior High Science, Chemistry

September 27, 2020

Physics - Group presentations Students needed to inform the members of the class about the...

Student Life @ AIS-Salzburg 20/21, Episode 1: Fall Trimester 1st Half

September 26, 2020

This is the first of our video highlight series showcasing the life of students at AIS-Salzburg...

Teacher Spotlight: Max Leicher

September 24, 2020

Originally hired as a Resident Assistant in 2017, Max Leicher soon found himself employed as a...

Ekaterina Vorobieva: 2007-2013

September 18, 2020

Q: What year or years did you attend AIS-Salzburg at what grade levels A: I attended...

Meet Our New Resident Assistant: Matt DeKyger

September 17, 2020

Where are you from I grew up in Fremont, Michigan, USA It is on the west side of the...

Meet Our New Resident Assistant, Kathy Horvat

September 14, 2020

Where are you from I am originally from Ontario, Canada, but I am also a Hungarian citizen,...

Video Slideshow; First Week of 2020-2021

September 11, 2020

In this first week of the 2020-2021 school year, students were welcomed to the school as always,...

2020-2021 School Year Preview

Now that the boarding students have settled in and our first two days of classes are coming to an...

AIS-Salzburg Advanced Placement Examination Results 2020

September 4, 2020

The AP exam scores for 2020 have just been released, and we are proud to announce that the...

Home to the AIS-Salzburg Athletics Program: Drone Footage

September 2, 2020

In the video below, we invite you to enjoy the beautiful drone footage that we shot this past...

2020 Summer Language Program; A “Dry Run”

August 13, 2020

Back in April, May and even June, there was still great uncertainty as to whether our Summer...

Boarding Life Interview: Cassandra Baehler, Dean of Students

Cassandra Baehler first joined AIS-Salzburg in 2017 as a Resident Assistant (RA), a position of...

Summer Sledding; Summer Language Program 2020

August 10, 2020

Due to it's popularity amongst our students, Summer Sledding (Sommerrodeln) in the Austrian Alps...

2020 Grads accepted to Universities across Europe and North America

August 7, 2020

Two months after graduating from AIS-Salzburg, 15 of our 17 graduates have reported back with...

Summer Language Program: Session 1, Week 2

August 6, 2020

As if the first week of our Summer Language Program wasn't exciting enough with swimming at the...

Summer Language Program 2020: Session 1, Week 1

July 24, 2020

Enjoy this highlight video of the first week of our 2020 Summer Language...

Teacher Spotlight: Joe Suttmann

July 22, 2020

Joe Suttmann has been in education since 1986 and at AIS-Salzburg since 2009 Joe —a social...

Karin Avila: 1987-1990

July 16, 2020

What year or years did you attend AIS-Salzburg at what grade levels I attended “SIPS” (now...

International Boarding School? What About Corona?

July 10, 2020

The Corona pandemic will not last forever Will the same be said about your child’s...

Summer Language Program Corona Guidelines

In accordance with the public health authorities’ guidelines, AIS-Salzburg’s health safety...

Teacher Spotlight: Jennifer Fratianni

July 8, 2020

Hailing from Cincinnati, Ohio, Jennifer Fratianni has been a member of the English department for...

2020 Fall Excursions Announced

June 26, 2020

We are pleased to announce that the 2020-2021 Fall Excursion will be made plural this year: ...

Alexia Kalteis: 2000-2004

June 25, 2020

What year or years did you attend AIS-Salzburg and at what grade levels  I attended AIS-S...

AIS-Salzburg Ski and Snowboard Program

June 24, 2020

With the Austrian Alps and over 65 ski resorts in the province of Salzburg at our disposal, we...

Teacher Spotlight: Miss Cerone

June 16, 2020

Nicole Cerone has been at AIS-Salzburg since 2003 and is one of the biggest emotional supporters...

VIDEO: Athletics are a major part of our program

June 11, 2020

Outside of mandatory Physical Education, there are many opportunities for students to get involved...

Michaela Durinova: 2004-2008

June 8, 2020

What year or years did you attend AIS-Salzburg at what grade levels  I first attended the...

Teacher Spotlight: Jennifer Heider-Kasberger

June 4, 2020

Jennifer Heider-Kasberger is from Seattle, Washington and has been at AIS-Salzburg since 2008 She...

Spotlight: Dorm Parents Claire Murphy & Val Schubert

June 3, 2020

Dorm Parents are often adults who have raised their own children through the university level and...

Living in Salzburg; A Student Perspective

June 2, 2020

Salzburg, the birthplace of Mozart, is one of the most beautiful and culturally rich cities in...

Teacher Spotlight: Vida Long

May 27, 2020

Vida Long has been teaching since 2010 and on the AIS-Salzburg teaching faculty since 2014 Hailing...

Class of 2020 Send Off; Quotes from Teachers and Seniors

May 21, 2020

Today, Thursday, May 21st, as we say goodbye virtually in a Zoom call to our 2020 graduation class,...

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