High School

Welcome to the AES High School!

Iftekhar Syed

Thank you for visiting the web pages of the American Embassy School (AES) High School, New Delhi, located in exciting South Asia!

Our location in India serves as a stepping-off point to exciting global destinations, to the Himalayas, and indeed to the impressive varieties of experiences right here inside this great nation. Our school proudly embraces our link to India in our pursuit of a top-class American-based high school program. We hope your visit to our website reveals better some of the reasons students, parents, and teachers all are proud to be here.

Our students love being here because they have many IB and AP courses on offer, as well as school-based courses that give them an impressive array of subject choices. The high school is welcoming, and new students often comment on how quickly they make friends and are made to feel a part of the school. Add to that the chance to participate on athletic teams, clubs, activities all on a beautiful and well-resourced campus, and it all adds up to an academically excellent, American education experience.

Our parents love being here because their children are happy, challenged, and nurtured. The school grounds are safe and secure, and the variety of courses and activities are plentiful. The faculty is experienced and of a high caliber, which translates to positive experiences being the norm here. The standards are high, and the experience in the classroom is a challenging academic one. An impressive list of college and university acceptances adds to the reasons that parents love the school as well.

Our faculty love being here because the student body is diverse and hails from nearly 60 different countries. The facilities and resources with which teachers have to teach ranks high and attract the very best to AES. The working environment is professional, collaborative, and respectful.

Being in India gives all of us tremendous access to a wide variety of service opportunities that give back to others in meaningful ways. A large number of our activities and club in the high school revolve around service opportunities and is a strong foundation of the educational experience here. Our community is kind, thoughtful, and inclusive.

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about the high school program and what life is like at AES for high school students, parents, or faculty. We are proud of our academic and extra-curricular programs and equally confident that you will find our school community friendly and genuinely embracing the notion of engaged, life-long learning.
AES is truly a special place.



Iftekhar Syed

High School Principal