ACE Leadership Schools is an international network of K-12 schools accredited by the ACE Foundation.

The ACE Leadership Schools Network is an international network of prestigious primary and secondary schools with headquarters in Johannesburg, South Africa and Houston, Texas, USA. ACE Schools combine online learning and face-to-face instruction to provide academic excellence in an educational environment that instills cultural pride and leadership skills development.


  • Full time School programs: K-12 International Education leading to Advanced Placement International Diploma and International A levels
  • International Multilingual Center for Adults and Children: English, French, Swahili, Chinese
  • Youth Leaderships Camps During the Summer in Various African Countries
  • College Prep and Assistance with University Admission in Africa, America, Asia and Europe.


It is our belief that all learners can achieve Academic Excellence, should nurture Cultural Pride and develop Leadership and Entrepreneurship skills.

Academic Excellence

We harness the power of educational technologies to provide to students 21st Century skills. Our unique pedagogical methods awaken the Genius of each learner.

Multiculturalism & Cultural Pride

Cultural pride and self-esteem unlocks creativity and the development of innate talents. It is therefore imperative that students learn about their history and their culture.

Leadership & Entrepreneurship Development

It is in the development of character that education succeeds. The ultimate goal of good education is to produce principled leaders and entrepreneurs that will work for a better world.

Our Mission is to Groom future African and World Leaders

Instructional Approach

To ensure high quality education across the network, ACE Leadership Schools use blended learning. By combining online learning and face to face instruction we provide QUALITY EDUCATION GUARANTEED

Artificial Intelligence at the Service of Personalized Education
In ACE leadership schools, each learner is unique and deserves individualized attention. Our learner-centric approach harnesses the power of blended learning and uses a Learning Management System with built-in artificial intelligence algorithms to produce personalized, deep and more effective learning experiences.


Franchise opportunity

Schools owners, managers and principals, you have the opportunity to join the ACE educational revolution by transforming a new or existing school into a hub for innovation and success.

When you join us you will be part of a global community of schools working to equip learners with 21st century skills. We will provide your new or existing school with a state-of-the –art eLearning platform, a teaching and learning model, marketing and management procedures, and professional development support.

No prior experience in education is needed to become a franchisee. As long as you are passionate about education, can secure a building and the necessary working capital, we will provide you with all you will need to create or transform into a successful international school.