Academics Overview

  • Academy of the Americas offers a 90/10 Spanish Dual language immersion model with students receiving core content instruction in Spanish with English phased in later grades:

    (English/Spanish) 

    K (90/10)

    1st (80/20)

    2nd (70/30)

    3rd (60/40)

     

    Literacy and Math instruction is provided in Spanish in all grades K-8.

    English Language Arts is formally introduced beginning 3rd grade.

    Science and Social studies instruction is in Spanish in early elementary grades and transitions to English in later grades

    Electives

    Art, Music, Media Arts, Physical Education, Science Lab, and Computer Lab are elective offerings.