The Only US and MEP Accredited School in Guanacaste, Costa Rica

We warmly welcome you to our international school in Costa Rica!

CRIA is proud to provide a wonderful learning experience to students from around the world. We are a U.S. accredited international private school in Costa Rica with a focus on college preparation with Advanced Placement and dual enrollment programs.

We serve a diverse international community and respect all creeds, religions and points of view. We strive every day to inspire a passion for learning and to provide children with the skills, values, and courage to become responsible leaders in their communities and the world.

Inspiring a Passion for Learning During Pandemic Times

Educational research shows that the best K-12 indicator for successful college preparation, at all developmental stages, is full attendance in an internationally accredited program. CRIA ensures that our students will not fall behind their college preparatory peers around the world when campus-based learning is interrupted during the COVID-19 pandemic.

For more information, please see CRIA’s  Remote Learning Policy

We warmly welcome you to our international school in Costa Rica!

CRIA is proud to provide a wonderful learning experience to students from around the world. We are a U.S. accredited international private school in Costa Rica with a focus on college preparation with Advanced Placement and dual enrollment programs.

We serve a diverse international community and respect all creeds, religions and points of view. We strive every day to inspire a passion for learning and to provide children with the skills, values, and courage to become responsible leaders in their communities and the world.

With steady enrollment growth, we continue to pursue our longer-term vision within our core values as a school community on the Gold Coast of Guanacaste, Costa Rica.

About Our School

About Our School

Onsite Facilities

  • (35) Air-Conditioned Classrooms
  • Computer Lab
  • STEM Lab
  • Science Lab
  • Common Areas
  • Cafeteria with Stage
  • Swimming Pool
  • Covered Gymnasium
  • Library
  • Sports Field
  • Playgrounds and Play Court

 

Enrollments open for the 2020-21 school year.
New tuition and fees policy available.

If you are interested in exploring whether CRIA is the right fit for your family, please come and visit our international school in Costa Rica and we’d be delighted to have you see and meet our students and teachers in action and firsthand!

Our Vision

Our Values