Welcome to the American School of Yaounde! We are an independent, not for profit, co-educational school serving students from over 32 countries. Founded in 1964, ASOY serves the local and expat community of Yaoundé, Cameroon. Located in the center of Yaounde, ASOY is accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA). We are an IB World School offering the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IBDP) for students in grades 11 and 12. We are a candidate school for the IB Primary Years Program (PYP) and the IB Middle Years Program(MYP).

The American School of Yaounde is an English medium school offering an American style educational program. We serve a diverse student population of around 200-205 students in grades Pre-K 3 through grade 12. We believe in a well-balanced education of academics, community service, arts, sports and a full complement of after school offerings. We strive to integrate the IB Learner profile across the curriculum so our students can think critically and become responsible and effective leaders. Our graduates have attended universities and colleges in the United States, Canada and Europe.   

I welcome you to our campus. If you are new to Yaounde, please stop in and learn about our school. I look forward to speaking with you.


Brad Bell, Director