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High School

High School

The High School (HS) at CCA includes grades 9 through 12.

Our high school students experience a Biblically-based, multi-cultural environment that encourages critical thinking while developing spiritually, socially, and academically.

Opportunities for development take place through academic rigor, small group discussions, Bible classes, athletic competitions, participation in the arts and music, community outreach projects, and one-on-one discipleship. We stress self-discipline and wise decision making. Students develop skills that will help them to be effective in the world that they will encounter.

Following graduation, students will be prepared for an English-speaking, post-secondary education in any U.S. college or university. Students can also qualify for a local diploma giving them the opportunity to study in the local Panamanian and Latin American Universities as well.

Graduation Requirements

A cumulative total of 25 credits is required for graduation. The amount of credits needed in each subject area are as follows:

  • Bible- 4.0 credits (0.5 units for every semester of attendance at CCA) 
  • English- 4.0 credits
  • Mathematics- 3.0 credits
  • Science- 3.0 credits
  • Social Studies- 3.5 credits
  • Foreign Language- 2.0 credits
  • Fine Arts- 1.0 credits
  • Physical Education- 1.0 credits
  • Additional Credits- 3.5 credits 

Community Service- 80 hours of approved community service
One credit (1.0) is defined as 120 hours of classroom instruction over a 36 week period (1 year). 

A list of courses and their descriptions is available in the link below.