Academics


Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”  - Nelson Mandela

For more than 20 years, the Palmas Academy has provided students in the Palmas del Mar community with a world-class education. The school’s college preparatory program serves students in preschool through 12th grade. The comprehensive English-language curriculum provides students with the skills to succeed in the classroom, in college and in the world.

The school’s state-of-the-art facilities provide a uniquely stimulating learning environment that encourages curiosity and discovery. Students at The Palmas have access to updated computer labs and science labs. In the school’s spacious and well-stocked library, students fall in love with reading.

The Palmas brings together a skilled and caring faculty of teachers, administrators and assistants. These professionals work together to continuously improve the education of their students and the environment at the school. The Palmas faculty comes from far and wide – [examples of where faculty is from, if relevant].

Teachers at the Palmas pride themselves in not only the academic development of their students, but in their students’ character development as well. The school’s curriculum emphasizes a love of learning and a service-oriented mindset. Teachers work to inspire students to be lifelong learners and to give back to their communities.

For students with learning challenges, the Resource Center provides academic support to guide students to achieve in the classroom. The kind Resource Center staff can help struggling student by [examples of support – providing accommodations, tutoring, etc.].

At The Palmas, the faculty believes in supplementing a modern education with arts, athletics and extracurricular activities. They believe that even their youngest students should have an enriching and broad education. The Palmas Extended Day program allows students to participate in a wide range of extracurricular activities, including sports, arts and supervised studies.

Students at The Palmas go on to excel in universities across Puerto Rico and the United States. Some of the school’s recent graduates have attended [universities or colleges grads have attended].

Every year, the school’s increasing enrollment is a testament to its high-quality, well-balanced education. The Palmas is quickly gaining a reputation as one of Puerto Rico’s top education facilities.

The Palmas is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and la Comisión Acreditadora de Instituciones Educativas (CADIE). It is authorized by the General Council of Education of Puerto Rico.

Those who are interested in a The Palmas education for their child may contact 787-850-9120 to schedule an appointment for an orientation and campus tour.