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

  • School News December 9, 2019 – January 10, 2010

    December 9, 2019

    Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports (PBIS) We are proud to announce that we are implementing PBIS with our students when we come back from Winter Break. Our PBIS Leadership Team have been participating in training and are ready to implement PBIS across all grade levels. You can expect to see...   Read More

Important Dates


12/02-12/06: NWEA Testing (APS)
12/9-12/13: International Festival (APS)
12/10: Winter Parent Coffee with the Principal’s (APS)
12/13: Early Release Day (APS) / Academia Multicultural Celebration (AMCS)
12/16-01/03: Winter Break (APS)
12/25: Christmas Day (APS)
01/06/2020: Return to work
01/09: Coffee with the Principal
01/10: Kids Heart Challenge Assembly (in mpr)
8:15 am to 8:45 am K and 1
9:00 am to 9:30 am 2 and 3
9:45 am to 10:15 am 4 and 5




  • NO After-School Program – Friday, December 13 2019

    December 4, 2019

    Friday, December 13, 2019 – There will NO After-School Program. PLEASE MAKE THE ARRANGEMENTS NECESSARY TO PICK UP YOUR CHILD AT DISMISSAL. Kinder-1:15 pm 1st-3rd-1:30 pm 4th and 5th-1:45pm EL Viernes, 13 de Diciembre, NO habra Programa Despues de Escuela. POR FAVOR HAGA LOS ARREGLOS NECESARIOS PARA RECOGER A SU...   Read More

  • Thanksgiving Break

    November 25, 2019

    The Alta Public Schools (Academia Moderna – Prepa Tec Middle School – Prepa Tec High School) will be on Thanksgiving Break from November 25 – 29, 2019. School will be back in session on December 2, 2019. Thanks you! * * * * * Las Escuelas Públicas de Alta (Academia...   Read More

  • 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

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