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CityPanama City
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 15
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 16 students / class
Maximum 18 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
School's webpage:
Yearly fees: from: 6,303 B/.
to: 9,305 B/.
Address: 841 Blvd. Andrews, Panamá, Panama
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All the details about this school in their own words

We have organised the information available for this school into 10 sections and 42 questions. Click or tap on the name of each section to read more.
Number of students


Number of nationalities represented in the school


Most common nationality

The school is very diverse, many from Latin America, Asia, North America, Europe

Ratio of local students to international students


Native English speaking teachers

English, yes

Language support for students not fluent in English

Yes we do

Additional language classes offered by the school


Max. number of students per class


Average number of students per class


Does the school employ teaching assistants?


Use of technology in the classroom

Integrated into the curriculum

Is the school ready to use virtual classrooms when needed? (e.g. teaching lessons online if the school is closed, e.g. during COVID-19 closures)

During quarantine we had virtual options in use and have platforms and procedures available

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

No, we are purely academic and accept all beliefs

How does the school accommodate non-religious students or students of a different religion?

All students here are treated equally and learn about culture and diversity in a welcoming way

External examinations or assessments available

MAP Testing

Results in these examinations

Generally high, we use it to establish individualized learning techniques

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes, but strongly prefer classwork or time to complete homework in class

Approximate hours of homework given

Depending on the grades it varies, but we do not overburden our students in their personal time

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

Our school is currently in its 3rd year, but we are preparing our future 12th graders next year for their SATs and college selections

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

We integrate our students but involve those with special needs in our Torchlight program to help guide those with special needs

Learning support offered

The Torchlight Program offers individualized growth from specialists to reinforce and help develop their critical skills

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

We are an integrated school that also implements a unique program (our Torchlight Program) to assist students with growth in these areas

Student access to education psychologist

Yes we have a full time psychologist who always has here door open to students

Entry evaluation for students

Yes, families are invited to a tour to meet our administration and then meet with our academic director to evaluate student’s academic standings and needs

Brief description of entry evaluation required

We like to know where students stand in core subjects as well as strength in English language. This exam and our MAP Testing go through a series of areas to fully analyze strength and weaknesses to compliment our individualized learning structure

Waiting list

Depending on the grade, yes. Though we have a lot of space, we prefer small manageable classrooms to give students a personalized experince

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

June 30th

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes, due to how Panama operates we acknowledge that scheduling can have challenging circumstances. We work with our academic team to advise and evaluate the best way for keeping these student cases on track for success when they do happen.

School start time

8:00 AM

School finish time

3:00 PM

Supervised care before/after school

We have extracurricular classes that take place after school for students to get involved in if they choose, staff is also available after hours if a student has a delay in their pickup times

School bus service available

Yes we do

School provided lunches

We will be launching our new cafeteria in the 2023-2024 academic year

Food alternatives for special dietary needs (ie. vegan, kosher, halal etc)

We will offer a variety of options to support our student’s life choices

Uniform required

Yes, but we try to consider the heat in Panama to support our student’s comfort

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

We have several, from active, critical thinking, or creative options (examples: Volleyball, chess, art, music, Dungeons & Dragons, film… etc.) to give students the chance to try new things. We are always open to starting new clubs when the demand arrises

Sports activities included

Students have a regular gym class in our fully indoor basketball gym, outdoor baseball field, or throughout our almost 10 acres of land with a track and playgrounds located within it

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes, our recent volleyball team was started and became a competitive team this year, others sports are currently done as a blend for those in the community to join

Facilities at the school

We have a full chemical lab, art classroom, music room, recording studio, film studio/green screen room, robotics room, dance studio, and our developing a new library/makers space

Sports facilities at the school

Our indoor gym, outdoor track, and baseball field

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Our school’s founders are from the United States. They brought the culture and mentality of the school being a large part of the community’s life and offering students an academic and life experience not normally seen in Panama.

Teaching approach of the school

Our teaching approach is highly personalized, we work with students to develop an understanding of their needs and our highly capable staff adapts and supports them in the areas where growth is needed

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