Once again, the International School of Panama, or ISP as it is called here, located in Cerro Viento Rural on the route to Club de Golf, tops our list of schools in Panama. The International School of Panama was established in 1982 and is currently home to almost 850 students from all over the world. They offer classes from Pre-Kinder and 3 – 12th grade.
New applications to what is widely considered the best school in Panama are accepted up through May and are reviewed by a committee. The calendar runs from August – June. ISP Panama graduates are certified by the Ministry of Education in Panama, as well as an International Baccalaurate (IB) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).
School curriculum includes special education programs and classes for students with learning disabilities. Special needs students are considered for admission to The International School of Panama on an individual basis depending on their needs and the level of service available to ensure success in the regular classroom environment.
The Child Study Team, using a variety of information such as psychological and educational evaluations, Individual Educational Plan, school grades and interviews with parents and teachers determines admission.
All subjects are taught in English.
Costs for International School of Panama are the following:
Application Fee: $150.00
One time enrollment fee: $10,000
Registration Fee $500.00 (Once a year)
(Per year-including text books rentals)
Pre-Kinder (3 years old): $5,060
$ 1,415 Pre-Kinder (4 years old): $5,660
Kinder – 5th grade: $8,060
6th – 8th grade: $8,960
9th – 12th grade: $9,960
Corporate Fee: $1,500 (Once a year)
Cerroviento, way to Club de Golf.