Lahore American School (LAS) is an independent,
coeducational day school which offers an educational program from
pre-kindergarten through grade 12 for students of all nationalities.
LAS was founded in 1956 to serve American
students overseas and has developed into a highly recognized international
institution following an American college preparatory curriculum.
The school has been accredited by the Middle States Association
of Colleges and Schools since 1984.
LAS is governed by a seven member Board of
Directors elected for 2-year terms by the Lahore American Society
and registered with the Ministry of Education in Pakistan. A representative
of the United States Ambassador also serves on the Board of Directors
as an "ex-officio" member. Membership in the society
is automatically conferred on the parents of guardians and children
enrolled in the school.
Kathryn D. Cochran is the current Superintendent
and is Chief Executive Officer responsible for the operation of