Schools & International Schooling

School for Field Studies
US school specializing in field study projects and learning incorporated within different programs, meetings and groups focusing on environmental problems. Students in Costa Rica learn about conserving tropical biodiversity and promoting sustainable devel...
Costa Rica Christian School
Christian school for pupils from pre-school through to secondary school age. Located at 102, Guadalupe, 719-2200, San Jose.
Lighthouse International School
Private Christian school with a comprehensive academic program for children from pre-school to 9th grade. Extra-curricular activities from 14:30 onwards. Located 1km north of the Guachipelin tunnel at Escazu.
Escuela Futuro Verde
Private bilingual school serving the community of Cobano and environs. Located on the Southern Nicoya Peninsula.
The Country Day School
Founded in 1963, private English language school providing a structured education with classes of 8-20 in total. Early childhood section for children aged 1 to 3. Located in Escazu.
Country Day School
American school offering education from early years through to high school with a range of extra curricular educational activities to complement the academic side of learning. At Apartado 1139 - 1250, Escazú, Costa Rica.
The British School of Costa Rica
Independent day school for the early years to 12th Grade. Bilingual education following the British programme and methods integrated into the Costa Rican Ministry of Education Programs. At Urbanizacion Santa Catalina Pavas, San Jose.
Saint Paul College
Catholic bilingual preschool, school and high school. Transport, science and computer laboratories, sports activities, library, nursery and cafeteria. Located 400 meters west of the intersection radial Belen - Santa Ana in San Rafael, Alajuela.
Hebrew Day School & Adult Education
School for the Jewish and Hebrew community in Costa Rica. Located at de citibank, carratera a Pavas 20 metros al norte, San Jose.
Peace Academy Costa Rica
Online schooling program for students and families who are searching for an alternative education outside the conventional academic structure.
Centro de Aprendizaje Educarte by St. Joseph
Bilingual school for pupils from preschool through to secondary level. Located 3km from Cruce de Huacas, Villa Real, La Garita, Guanacaste.
Costa Rica International Academy
International school with some lessons in Spanish, accredited by the Middle States Association of Schools and Colleges in the United States and the Costa Rican Ministry of Education. Boarding facilities also available. In Brasilito, Guanacaste.
Mareas International Homeschool Samara
Small bilingual school located in Playa Samara teaching students from Pre-Kindergarten through to grade 12.
ANDEO International Homestays
US company which offers educational programmes for children wishing to integrate into the community and learn the Spanish language, along with cultural activities, excursions and home stay options in Costa Rica. Office hours are Monday to Friday from 09:0...
Marian Baker School
English-speaking school educating preschool, primary, middle and high school students. Situated in the Central Valley near San Jose. San Ramon, Tres Rios, from the Catholic Church of San Ramon, 200 m. to the east and 200 m. to the south.
Pan-American School
Bilingual school for children from pre-school through to high school. Located at 300 m south El Rodeo Restaurant, Radial Santa Ana, behind The Tribu Building San Antonio de Belén, Heredia.
Tree of Life International School
International school with classes for pre-school and elementary level (age 2 to 12) teaching in Mandarin, English and Spanish. At Santa Ana, near San Jose.
Guanacaste Waldorf School
Bilingual Rudolph Steiner inspired school for early education up to fifth grade. At Canafistula Village, 6.5 Km south of Villarreal in Guanacaste.
The European School
School for pupils from kindergarten through to 10th grade with a focus on global, cultural and historical education. Located in Heredia, San Pablo. 
River School
Kindergarten and elementary school in English with some Spanish language. Maximum of 10 children per class. Open to local and visiting children, with a minimum 5-month stay. At Boca de Nosara, Nicoya, Guanacaste.
Lakeside School
International school for students aged 3 to 18. At 2 km West of the Total Gas Station in Comunidad, on the road to Playas del Coco, Tablazo De Sardinal, Guanacaste.
Lincoln School
Accredited by the Office of Overseas Schools and the US Department of State offering preschool, elementary and secondary school education following the International Baccalaureate curriculum. The school also offers three full diploma programmes. Located i...
International Christian School
Private, coeducational Christian school with a program from pre-school to twelfth grade for students of all nationalities. Also has an English as a second language program. Located in San Jose.
American International School of Costa Rica
Private school offering bilingual classes to children from Pre-School through to 12th grade following the  United States curriculum and calendar, National Baccalaureate or IB Program. The school offers a range of after school activities, sports, arts...
La Paz Community School
Bilingual private school from preschool to high school and leading to the International Baccalaureate. At La Paz de Brasilito de Santa Cruz, Guanacaste.
Blue Valley School of Costa Rica
Accredited bilingual school from preschool to high school with IB program and Montessori program. The school offers a range of facilities including laboratories, library, cafe and sports centre as well as MEP exams and pupil home-school transportation. Lo...
Tide Academy
An alternative school for students with non-traditional lives - personalized schooling and tutoring program. Encourages extra curricular activities and community projects. Based in Tamarindo.
Guanacaste International Academy
Private bilingual school (Spanish-English) for children from 3 to 18 years old. Based in Huacas, Guanacaste.
Del Mar Academy
International bilingual school which follows the Montessori principles of learning for children from 18 months old through to 10th grade. Located in Guancaste Nicova Nosara, Code 5233 Costa Rica. 
Mareas International Homeschool Samara
Mareas International Home school Samara is a small school offering PK-12 education in a loving and supportive environment to Ex-pats and locals alike.
Falcon International School
Pre-school, elementary and middle school for international families. Multi language curriculum. Located diagonal to the entrance of Los Suenos Resort and Marina, Herradura Beach, Puntarenas.