Below are a few of the questions we get asked on a regular basis. If you have any other questions please get in touch
Q. What are your school fees?
A. Our school fees vary depending on what year a child is in and whether they are boarders or day students. You will find a full breakdown of our fees here
Q. From what age do you offer schooling?
A. At Howard Academy we offer schooling from 18 months until 9th grade. Howard Academy is in process of expansion to offer high school services until 12th grade by 2020.
Q. Do you provide school buses, and where do they depart from?
A. Howard Academy offers buses from Chorrera to parts of Panama City. You’ll find further information, included the routes and times of our buses here
Q. What out of school care does the school provide?
A. To make life as easy as possible for parents and carers, we offer breakfast options, hot lunch meals, and full day programs from 6am to 6pm at an additional cost.
Q. What percentage of international students are there at the school?
A. Howard Academy prides its self on its global outlook and the school is represented by more than 15 different nationalities with approximately 30% foreign national students.
Q. My child has Specific Learning Difficulties would you be able to accommodate them?
A. At Howard Academy we celebrate a broad mix of abilities and our Learning Support Department is highly experienced in providing support to students with mild to moderate learning support needs. Prior to joining the school students with be assessed to ensure their specific needs can be fully met. You will find more details about our Learning Support provision here
Q. What Extra-Curricular activities do you offer?
A. At Howard Academy the range of activities available to our students is extensive with everything from sports to the arts, voluntary work to environmental studies, catered for. With several extra-curricular activities offered both at lunchtime and after school students are never short of choice.
Q. Do you offer Scholarships and Bursaries?
A. Howard Academy offers both scholarships and bursaries. Scholarships are assessed annually and are awarded to students demonstrating excellence in academia, art, sport, and music. Bursaries take the form of means tested discounts with most intended to help children enter the school who wouldn’t otherwise be able to. You can find more information about scholarships and bursaries here