Director News

June 15, 2022

Dear AAS Families,

We hope this last week of the school year has provided an opportunity for your children to connect with their friends and teachers as we end this school year.

๐Ÿ””  Closing Ceremony

 Friday, June 17, 11:30 MSK 

AAS will have a half day of learning on the last day of school ending in our closing ceremony.

This ceremony will be pre-recorded and streamed live at 11:30 on Friday, June 17.

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  • ES Students and staff in Moscow will gather at 11:30 in our Bolshoi theater to watch the pre-recorded closing ceremony together and dismissal will be immediately after this ceremony.
  • Parents are invited to be seated in the Bolshoi by 11:25 to watch the pre-recorded ceremony with us. 
  • MS and HS students on campus for the viewing of the digital ceremony must be accompanied by their parents in the Bolshoi theater.

๐Ÿ“ฆ  Lost and Found

We will be donating our unclaimed lost and found items to charity on June 25.

If your child has lost something on campus during the year, please stop by the main security desk this or next week to check our lost and found.

๐Ÿ—“  Calendar and Communications

Our new families orientation will take place on campus on the morning of August 13 and our welcome back event for returning families will be on the afternoon of August 13.

Classes will begin on Monday, August 15. This is our last newsletter for the 2021/2022 school year. However, please keep an eye out for emails from the school over the summer with details regarding the start of our 2022-2023 school year. We will be updating the school calendar for next year over the summer.

๐Ÿง  Stay in Touch - AAS Alumni Community

Whether you are returning to AAS next year, or moving to your next adventure, remember that all students, parents, and staff of AAS are alumni and invited to join the AAS Alumni Portal.

We look forward to keeping in touch with you and encourage you to stay connected with your classmates.  Our alumni network is 960 members strong with 70+ members offering to be mentors to younger alumni.

Join the AAS Moscow Alumni Community

๐Ÿซ  Celebrations of Learning

One way to celebrate Learning@AAS is through our annual yearbook which is available for pick up at any of our campus security posts.

If you are outside of Russia and have no one to deliver the yearbook to you, please enjoy our online yearbook which is accessible with the password “Learning@AAS”.

Also, please connect into our social media (see links below) regularly to see what learning stories and celebrations are being shared for AAS.

AAS Telegram

AAS Facebook

AAS Instagram

We look back with much appreciation and gratitude for the partnerships we have within our community that have supported AAS and we look forward with great hope and optimism as we return in August to continue to support AAS in this journey.  For those leaving AAS, know you and your families will be missed and we all wish you each the best in whatever comes next.  For those returning to AAS in August, we look forward to connecting with you in August.

Enjoy the well-deserved summer break!

Warm regards,
Rhonda Norris
Christopher Schuster


Photos from our Summer Fair and PTO BBQ

Summer Fair & PTO BBQ
Picture with portrait of Rhonda_Norris - Director of Anglo-American School of Moscow

Rhonda Norris
School Director

Christopher Schuster
Deputy Director