Best Schools September 29, 2018

The Best American Schools in Central and South America

American Schools are very popular in Central America. Discover our selection of The Best American Schools in Central America.

Study in Central America

Why choose the American Curriculum? 
The American curriculum (also known as US curriculum) is one of the most widely used programs in international schools. It offers a broad and balanced educational approach supported by a wide range of co-curricular activities which equip all students with the skills they need in all subject areas. The American school programs are based on high standards of achievement and for these, the diploma is not only accepted for entry at all US universities but also increasingly by universities around the world.

Why choose an American School?
American schools are a popular choice for international families from all over the world. These schools are created to provide a core curriculum that prepares students to enter schools, colleges, and universities in the United States and in a large number of countries, and this has made American schools very popular among students aspiring to enroll into the best private colleges and universities in the world.

What’s the quality of life in Central America?
As the connector of the Northern and the Southern part of the American continent, Central America is one of the most multicultural regions worldwide. Central American countries enjoy an amazing biodiversity. In Central America, International families moving to Central America will enjoy its biodiversity together with its tropical climate, its astonishing landscapes, its precious traditions and a wide range of American Schools. Check the list below and find the perfect one for your children!

Best American Schools in Central America


Queen’s College

  • Queen's College, Village Rd, Nassau N 7127, The Bahamas

One of the best international schools in Bahamas

  • Co-Education
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  • Day School
  • US,UK,Nat,AP
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Colegio Maya

  • Colegio Maya, San Salvador, El Salvador

One of the best international schools in El Salvador

  • Co-Education
  • students
  • Day School
  • US,Nat,BI
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 3630
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 4'543

American International School of Bolivia

  • American International School of Bolivia - AISB, Avenida Ecologica Km 1 1/2 Zona Linde, Cochabamba CBBA, Bolivia

The American International School of Bolivia, located in the heart of South America, is a co-educational school serving students from Pre-Kinder through 12th grade. The…

  • CoEducational
  • 500 students
  • Day School
  • IB,Nat,US,Mon
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International School Honduras

  • International School, Tegucigalpa, Honduras

At International School we provide quality education founded upon a Biblical Worldview that trains student with an academic experience to confidently and persuasively engage their…

  • CoEducational
  • 1100 students
  • Day School
  • US,OEM,BI
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The American International School of Costa Rica

  • American International School, Bosque de Doña Rosa, Heredia Province, Heredia, Costa Rica

One of the best international schools in Costa Rica

  • Co-Education
  • students
  • Day School
  • US,Nat,AP
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 5824
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 9'256

Colegio Americano de Quito

  • American School of Quito, Manuel Benigno Cueva N80-190, Quito DC 170120, Ecuador

One of the best international schools in Ecuador

  • Co-Education
  • students
  • Day School
  • US,PYP,OEM,Nat,MYP,IB,BI
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 8479
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 11'507

Escola Americana Do Rio de Janeiro

  • Estr. da Gávea, 132 - Gávea, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22451-263, Brazil

The American School of Rio de Janeiro (EARJ), one of South America’s finest schools, offers innovative programming and three diploma choices to support our students…

  • CoEducational
  • 850 students
  • Day School
  • IB,Nat,US
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Uruguayan American School

  • Uruguayan American School, Dra María Luisa Saldún de Rodríguez 2375, 11500 Montevideo, Uruguay

One of the best international schools in Uruguay

  • Co-Education
  • students
  • Day School
  • US,Nat,IB
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 5000
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 9'600

American School Foundation of Monterrey

  • American School Foundation of Monterrey, Ave. Ignacio Morones Prieto 1500, San Isidro, 66190 Santa Catarina, N.L., Mexico

The American School Foundation of Monterrey is a private, international, nonprofit, and co-educational Nursery-12 school located in Monterrey, Mexico.

  • Co-Education
  • students
  • Day School
  • Nat,APCAP,AP,US
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 187330
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 269'610

Kingsway Academy

  • Kingsway Academy, Bernard Rd, Nassau, The Bahamas

One of the best international schools in Bahamas

  • Co-Education
  • 694 students
  • Day School
  • US,Nat,AP
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Discovery School

  • Discovery School of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, A inmediaciones del anillo periférico, antes de la salida de Valle de Ángeles, Zona el Molinón, Tegucigalpa 11101, Honduras

One of the best international schools in Honduras

  • Co-Education
  • students
  • Day School
  • US,Nat,BI,AP
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 8700
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 11'950

American School Foundation AC

  • The American School Foundation, Bondojito 215, Las Américas, 01120 Álvaro Obregón, CDMX, Mexico

The American School Foundation of Mexico City, A.C. is an American international school in Colonia Las Americas, Álvaro Obregón, Mexico City. It was founded by…

  • Co-Education
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  • Day School
  • US,PYP,Nat,MYP,IB,BI,APCA...
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 134200
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 195'200

Colegio Bolivar

  • Colegio Bolivar, Cl 5a #122-21, Cali, Valle del Cauca, Colombia

One of the best international schools in Colombia

  • Co-Education
  • students
  • Day School
  • US,REGGIO,Nat,BI,AP
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 20377390
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 28'931'535

American International School of Kingston

  • AISK: American International School of Kingston, Kingston, Jamaica

One of the best international schools in Jamaica

  • Co-Education
  • students
  • Day School
  • US,IB
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 8800
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 17'912

Colegio Maya – The American International School of Guatemala

  • Colegio Maya de Guatemala, Las Luces, Guatemala

Colegio Maya, founded in 1958, is a private nonprofit, nonsectarian, coeducational day school, which offers an educational program from prekindergarten through grade 12 for students…

  • CoEducational
  • 340 students
  • Day School
  • Nat,US,BI
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Colegio Menor Campus Quito

  • Colegio Menor San Francisco de Quito, Quito 170157, Ecuador

One of the best international schools in Ecuador

  • Co-Education
  • 694 students
  • Day School
  • US,Nat,BI,AP
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 8573
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 10'920

St Augustine Preparatory School

  • St. Augustine Preparatory School, Managua, Nicaragua

One of the best international schools in Nicaragua

  • Co-Education
  • students
  • Day School
  • US,AP
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 5640
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 7'260

Escuela Americana

  • American School, San Salvador, El Salvador

One of the best international schools in El Salvador

  • Co-Education
  • students
  • Day School
  • US,Nat,BI,AP
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 5056
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 6'429

Westhill Institute, Santa Fe Campus

  • Westhill Institute, Monte Athos 330, Lomas de Chapultepec V Secc, 11000 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico

Westhill Institute is a Pre-K-12 American international school in Mexico City. It has three campuses: two in Lomas de Chapultepec in Miguel Hidalgo, the Athos…

  • Co-Education
  • students
  • Day School
  • US,PYP,Nat,MYP,IB
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 156000
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 172'650

Escola Graduada de Sao Paulo

  • Graded School, Av. José Galante, 425 - Vila Andrade, São Paulo - SP, Brazil

GRADED is an American school serving an international community that instills excellence and empowers students to succeed in a global society.

  • Co-Education
  • students
  • Day School
  • US,Nat,IB
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 84200
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 104'856

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