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Mission


The mission of Sant´Anna is to foster a Caring, Learning Community that produces respectful, well-rounded, productive citizens who possess moral values taught in a character driven environment that enhances students´ potential for academic success, as well as nurturing them to become lifelong learners.

Vision


Sant’Anna International School will be recognized as a cutting edge learning community that provides a high quality education through a fully integrated curriculum that is supported by technology in all areas of learning. Through a character building environment, all students will be intellectually engaged and equipped with the moral values that will prepare them to become the next generation of caring and respectful leaders.

Head Office Hours


Or head office is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m –  7:00 p.m.
School is not open on weekends or holidays.

Parking Lot


Sant’Anna offers two separate parking lots, one for teachers located at Av. Castelo Branco and a main parking lot through Av. Independência for parents and visitors. The speed limit is 20 km/h inside of the parking lot.

School Address


Av. Independência, 5656 – Vila Storani – Vinhedo, SP – Brazil

Sant’Anna also has two main gates for student pick-up and drop-off.
Av. Independência – Open throughout school hours.
Av. Castelo Branco – Open only during entrance and exit times.

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Brazilian Program


Officially recognized by the State of São Paulo’s Ministry of Education, Sant’Anna offers Fundamental Education, starting with Kindergarten and concluding with High School. The Brazilian Program is aligned with the requirements from the Parâmetros Curriculares Nacionais (PCNs – The National Curricular Parameters), the Referenciais Nacionais da Educação Infantil (RNEI – Kindergarten National Reference) and the National Curricular Orientation to High School active in Brazil. Relative distances dominating technology require the skills of reading and analyzing a selection of increasingly refined contexts.In a society full of professional and cultural possibilities, marked by constant changes, the contents worked on in school cannot be singularly focused, given solely through the process memorization.

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International Program


With an international and multicultural educational proposal, the International Program (IP) integrates and demands both the American and the Brazilian Curricula. Although its native language is English, students also develop proficiency in Portuguese. Spanish enters as a third idiom beginning in Grade 6. Ranging from proposed didactic activities and orientation programs, students develop autonomy, responsibility and mutual respect. Additionally, they develop the skill to reflect on their own learning through self-assessment. Upon graduation, High School students are prepared to continue their post-secondary education both internationally and in Brazil. At the end of High School, the student will be better able to progress with their studies in universities from other countries and prepared to deal with entrance exams of the principal universities in Brazil.