Academia Moderna

An International Baccalaureate World School

IB Program LogoAcademia Moderna is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School authorized to offer the IB Primary Years Program.The International Baccalaureate® (IB) Program is recognized world-wide as providing the highest quality of education of education to prepare students to succeed at any college or any career they choose.


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The International Baccalaureate® (IB) Primary Years Programme is a curriculum framework designed for students aged 3 to 12.The PYP transdisciplinary framework focuses on the development of the whole child as an inquirer, both at school and beyond.

Informed by research into how students learn, how educators teach, and the principles and practice of effective assessment, the programme places a powerful emphasis on inquiry-based learning.


News Updates

  • Dia de los Muertos

    November 7, 2019

    On November 1, 2019, our Academia Moderna Scholars visited altars that parents and community members put together in our Parent Center. Students learned about this Mexican tradition and the meaning behind the altars and the items located on the altars. All students, from Kinder to fifth grade had an opportunity...   Read More

  • Multicultural Day!

    April 12, 2019

    Our Academia Moderna 3rd, 4th & 5th grade students celebrating Multicultural Day! * * * * * ¡Nuestros estudiantes de 3º, 4º y 5º grado de Academia Moderna celebran el Día multicultural!

  • Chopstick Challenge for Multicultural week!

    April 10, 2019

    Today we celebrated China with a Chopstick Challenge for Multicultural week! Our students participated in this challenge during lunch time and counted the gummy worms in Mandarin. * * * * * ¡Hoy celebramos China con un desafío de palillos para la semana multicultural! Nuestros estudiantes participaron en este desafío...   Read More

Important Dates


10/03: Parent Walk/ Coffee with the Principal @ 8:30am-9:45am (AMCS)
10/11: Coffee with Principal @ 8:30am (PTHS-Stafford)
10/15: End of Quarter
10/14-10/18: Red Ribbon Week (APS)
10/17: Coffee with Superintendent @ 9:00am (APS) Location PTHS
10/16: AMCS Early Release Parent Conferences @ 2pm-3:30pm (AMCS)
10/17: AMCS Late Night Parent Conferences @ 3pm-7pm (AMCS)
10/17: Great Shakeout (APS)
10/18: AMCS Early Release Student Led Conferences @ Time (AMCS)
10/21: Professional Development (APS)
10/21-10/25: Fall Break (APS)
10/31-11/01: PYP Evaluation Visit (AMCS)
10/31: Trunk or Treat and Halloween Parade (AMCS) Location at AMCS
10/30: Haunted Maze Location @ 4-7pm (PTHS)




  • No School on November 11th, 2019

    November 10, 2019

    No school on Monday, November 11th, 2019, in observance of Veterans Day. * * * * * No hay clases el lunes 11 de noviembre de 2019, en celebración del Día de los Veteranos.

  • Book Fair

    November 7, 2019

    Parents are invited to come visit the Book Fair at Academia Moderna next week, November 12-15. * * * * * Los padres están invitados a visitar la Feria del Libro en Academia Moderna la próxima semana, del 12 al 15 de noviembre.  

  • Scholastic Book Fair – November 12 – 15th, 2019

    October 29, 2019

    Join us during the week of November 12 – 15th, for the Scholastic Book Fair, which will be held at the Academia Moderna school library. * * * * * Únase a nosotros durante la semana del 12 al 15 de noviembre para la Feria del Libro Scholastic, que se...   Read More

  • Hispanic Heritage Celebration Today

    September 20, 2019

    Join us for Hispanic Heritage Celebration Today – Friday, September 20th, 2019 at 1:30pm, Prepa Tec High School. * * * * * Únase a nosotros para la celebración de la herencia hispana hoy: viernes 20 de septiembre de 2019 a la 1:30 p.m., Prepa Tec High School. . ....   Read More

  • School Site Council (SSC) Meeting: 9/17/2019

    September 16, 2019

    Good Day Academia Moderna Parents! This is a reminder that School Site Council (SSC) will meet tomorrow, Tuesday, September 17, 2019, from 3:30 – 4:15 pm and the English Learner Advisory Committee ELAC will meet from 4:15 – 5:00 pm. This is a great way to get involved in your...   Read More

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