Our school mission, vision, philosophy, and staff’s commitment, as well as our non-selective educational program, provide personalized and individualized attention for each student’s needs and, a balanced learning environment aimed at developing and graduating well-rounded, responsible global citizens.
Our broad and rigorous curriculum focuses on skill development, an extensive social and emotional support system, diverse arts, design, and physical education programs, and a unique focus on service and global sustainability.
Pan-American School is the first IB Continuum School, authorized by the International Baccalaureate Organization, offering Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP), and Diploma Programme (DP) in Costa Rica.
It is also accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), and certified by the Ministry of Education of Costa Rica. Based on the context and culture of Costa Rica, students can graduate with the IB Diploma, the US High School Diploma, and the Costa Rica Baccalaureate.