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Admissions Process

We are delighted that you are considering Five Stars Academy for your child. Five Stars Academy is a tight-knit community that is highly diverse and enthusiastic about learning. 

Your family's educational journey begins during our admissions process. We encourage you to start by contacting our team to receive prioritization for enrollment openings and to guide you through the process.

We invite you to experience Five Stars Academy in person. There is no better way to learn about our school’s community than through a visit. We are happy to provide a  tour to interested families. Zoom calls are available for families who are unable to tour the school prior to relocating.

Step by Step​​​

  1. Submit an email request for your visit to

  2. Read and Sign the Parent/Student Manual (doc). 

  3. Submit  a complete Student Application (pdf) form.

  4. Submit additional documents required by the Panamanian Ministry of Education.

  • Provide a Certificate of Immunization

  • Copy of Passport and Birth Certificate

  • 2 Passport-Sized Photos

  • Copy of Parent/Guardian Passport(s)

  • Complete Academic Records

  • High School Students (9-12th) need to submit transcripts of all credits obtained.

5. Parent Interview and Student Assessment.

6. Evaluation of your application.

7. Validate international transcripts through Meduca 

8. Upon acceptance, submit the following:

Note:  Upon Admission to Five Stars Academy, we recommend grade placement for each student. Parents applying with school transcripts or records from outside of Panama must have those validated through the Ministry of Foreign Relations (Embassy of the Country of Origin) and the Panamanian Ministry of Education (MEDUCA) to officially assign entering Grade placement.


You may deliver the documents to school or email them to

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