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Private Schools in Costa Rica

Costa Rica boasts an excellent public school system, which its citizens are very proud of. In addition to the public schools in Costa Rica, there are also a great number of private schools in Costa Rica to choose from. All over the country, you will find many English private schools, but there are also French, German, and even Japanese private schools in Costa Rica. Whatever grade your child is in, and whatever language he or she speaks, there is a private school in Costa Rica that is right for you.

Send Me South can help you find a private school in Costa Rica prior to your move, as some private schools require a six month notice on enrollment, which means finding a private school before you set foot in your new home. Send Me South can you help set up interviews with principals of schools. We can also advise you on the necessary paperwork, like transcripts, evaluations, and letters of recommendation, which you will need to enroll your child into private school. Enrolling your son or daughter into private school in Costa Rica is a great decision and our goal is to make it easy and hassle-free.Q

Many of the private schools in Costa Rica offer weekend excursion trips to different parts of the country so that your child has a chance to learn more about his or her new home. Costa Rica is home to thousands of species of plants, animals, and insects, living in its twelve distinct microclimates. Your child will have the chance explore Costa Rica’s amazing bio-diversity, to learn Spanish, and be immersed in the culture of Costa Rica by participating on these weekend excursions offered by his or her private school in Costa Rica. These experiences will help your child create memories that will last a life time.

In addition to these amazing opportunities your child will have exploring Costa Rica, he or she will also receive an education that helps prepare them for college or university upon graduation from their private school in Costa Rica. By graduating from a private school, your son or daughter will receive both the Costa Rican Bache laureate, a United States Diploma, and depending on which private school he or she attends an, International Bache laureate. Education in both public and private schools in Costa Rica is monitored by the Ministry of Education, and private schools are also accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools in the United States. As such, your child will receive a combination of the best education curriculum of both the United States and Costa Rica combined.

There are many private schools in Costa Rica that offer pre-school programs and early childhood development programs, up through high school, so whatever age your child is, it’s not too early to start looking at your options. Please contact us for assistance finding the right school for your child based on his or her age, learning needs, and location in the country.

With so many great private schools in Costa Rica to choose from, the only challenge will be selecting the right school. You want to feel confident with your decision to move to Costa Rica. Send Me South will help you transition to Costa Rica by making sure your child is placed in the proper learning environment to get the best education possible.

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