Thank you for your interest in The American School of Yaoundé (ASOY) for your children’s education! On this page, you will find all the information and forms needed to apply for admission, as well as the documents that we will need should your child be enrolled. Do not hesitate to contact should you have any questions about the admission process.

For admission please submit the following forms and documents:
1. First, you need to submit:

    • a completed Application for Admission
    • an application fee of $650.00 USD
    • a Student Evaluation form completed by your child’s current or last teacher
    • official school records for your child’s previous 2 years of school, in English
    • special education testing and/or an Individual Education Plan (IEP), if applicable
    • a copy of your child’s birth certificate or passport
    • a completed medical information form
    • a copy of your child’s immunization records

2. Before signing the Application for Admission form, we require you to read and understand:

By signing the application form, you agree to the terms and conditions of these policies

3. If your child meets the preliminarily requirements, ASOY will arrange for an admissions assessment in order to make a final decision regarding acceptance and placement (for students applying to grades 3-8).

4. Parents must pay the application fee of $650.00 USD when submitting the application. A place in the school will not be held until we receive this payment.

5. When and if your child is accepted to ASOY, you will then need to submit the following items:

  • An emergency contact form with alternate contacts for caretakers and drivers
  • A map to your residence, regardless of using our bus or not
  • 3 passport photos for administrative purposes
  • A vehicle pass form to receive a vehicle car pass
  • An acknowledgements form (photo permission, internet usage)
  • Tuition and fees (Must be paid or arranged for BEFORE your child attends classes)

Once again, thank you for your interest in ASOY for your child(ren)’s education. If you have questions, please contact us at for admissions or the business office at

Please click here for our Application for Admissions.