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Metropolitan School of Panama

Metropolitan School of Panama

Green Valley, Panama Norte, Panama City, Panama

+507 317 1130



Metropolitan School of Panama
School type Co-educational Day
Founded 2011
Headteacher Mr. Daniel McKee
Co-ed Age Range 3-18 years
Number of pupils 785
Day fees per annum $10,149 - $20,169
Curriculum IBDP, IBMYP, IBPYP, Natl
Language of Instruction English, Spanish
Teacher/Pupil ratio 1:7
Associations IB, NEASC

The Metropolitan School of Panama, is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School for students aged 3-18. It is the only IB continuum school in Panama authorized to offer the PYP, MYP and DP programmes in the country.

Founded in 2011 to offer a world-class academic Preschool through 12th grade program, the school has more than 775 students hailing from 45 nationalities and 125 faculty members with extensive international experience. Our school is committed to each child reaching their personal level of excellence through a balanced academic program that nurtures their self-esteem and potential and engages them in the world that surrounds them.

The MET is proud to form part of Nord Anglia Education, the world's leading premium schools organization, uniting with 73 other outstanding schools in 30 countries worldwide. NAE's global family of schools share a common philosophy that there is no limit to what its students can achieve. Our students also benefit from collaborations with world renowned institutions through our Juilliard-Nord Anglia Performing Arts Programme, which prepares them for the world’s stage and our MIT STEAM curriculum which focuses on transferable skills in an evolving world. Additionally, students gain a global perspective on sustainability through work with UNICEF and the 17 sustainable development goals. Our global scale enables us to recruit and retain the best teachers in the world, offering a quality education to your child here in Panama.

New Campus. New Opportunities.

The MET recently moved to a new 5 hectare campus offering unparalleled educational facilities not just in Panama but in Central America.

MET students discover a world beyond the traditional classroom with 89 modern learning spaces designed for collaborative learning; including 7 fully-equipped science labs, a STEAM lab, black box theater, FIFA sized soccer field, a 25 meter pool and specialized areas for design, technology and music.

We are a school committed to the education of the future and we are proud to offer a 1-to-1 technology program for all students, implementing Apple technology throughout the school.

Our goal is to educate your child for the future, enhancing learning through collaborations with the world's best organizations. Individually tailoring our approach to your child enabling them to achieve outstanding academic results while developing the skills and mind-set to thrive in a changing world.

Children as young as three can join us and build the foundation they need to open up new possibilities and eventually secure a place at the college of their choice. The excellent results and acceptances at the world's leading universities are a testament to our excellent execution of the IB Program and our dedicated, experienced and highly qualified teachers. The 2020 MET class achieved an excellent 96% IB pass rate, significantly higher than the international average of 80%. Graduates from the MET attend some of the most prestigious colleges and universities worldwide. This year, our 2021 graduating class has received scholarship offers totalling over $3M USD.

Come and learn about life as a student at the Metropolitan School of Panama. You want the best for your child. So do we. We promise to support your child to love learning and achieve more than they ever thought possible.

You won't find an international school in Panama better equipped to prepare your child for a successful future. Our new facilities will provide a unique place where there is no limit to what your child can accomplish. Enrolment is open throughout the year.

We always welcome enquiries and visits from prospective families. To explore the MET difference please contact: admissions@themetropolitanschool.com