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Music Lessons for Kids and Adults

The R.F. Hart Tribute Foundation, under the leadership of Mrs. Helen James Hart and Mr. Neville James, is currently offering classes for Children from the age of 5 and Adults in the following categories. Vocal Training Keyboard classes Trumpet Trombone Saxophone Flute Clarinet Violin Cello Bass Guitar Tuba All classes are 45 minutes, twice (2 […]

2017 Graduations in Pictures

CIA is proud to present the Graduating class of 2017: Abdel Al Issis Daniella Baly Dino Bonev Bloeme Doens Lea Dorne Kyiv Edwards Irene Fernandez Gil Glenn Gomez Lowell Gomez Danny He Max Hearn Nathan Ifrah Jairay Jacobs Sasha Khan Tafari Lake Stefano Maietti Alice Manley Jacob Parles Adanya Richardson Giada Segatto Rodrigo Vasquez-Chairez Raysa […]

CIA at the Moot Court

Much applause to our students who represented CIA at the Moot Court on Friday.  Alejandra Corona, Destiny Jagtiani and Alec Scarabelli were our speakers with Allison Mocellin as our backup.  We faced St. Dominic’s before the court.  The three did a fantastic job at covering the case law and presenting the facts before the 5 […]

Grade 5 at Sea Side Nature Park

Check out all of the pictures from the Sea Side Nature Park, highly recommended to anyone who hasn’t experienced horseback riding through incredible fauna and even in the ocean. Check out all of the pictures inside the following album.

Coralita Field Trip

CIA’s grade 3 and grade 4 class had a fun filled day at Coralita Beach in St. Martin. They explored the reef, collected shells and colorful stones, had a Hot Dog feast and even a dance party. View all of the high quality pictures right here.

CIA at the Youth Forum Unesco?

The 10th UNESCO Youth Forum will be held at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France from 25 to 26 October 2017. Since 1999, the UNESCO Youth Forum have provided an innovative, ongoing opportunity for youth to work in dialogue with UNESCO, to shape and direct the Organization’s approach and to present their concerns and ideas to […]

CIA Tennis

The tennis team is winding down for the year after our EPIC win over LU. Our LAST practice will be NEXT Wednesday (May 17th). This practice is open to all players and teachers who would like to play some friendly doubles and singles games! What a great year it has been! Ms. Schnobel

Grade 1 & 2 “Learning is Fun”!

As we approach the end of the school year, it is nice to be able to take a step back to reflect on our accomplishments thus far.  This year in grade one and two, in addition to achieving some huge milestones, like learning to read, add, subtract and multiply, and for some the English language, […]

Louka & Vadym at HAC Invitational

HAC Invitational 2017 This annual event attracts over 300 swimmers from the Region and is growing.  It is the premier developmental meet for most clubs to use as its first travel meet for new swimmers.  Their Motto is “Friendship Through Competition”. This meet forges friendships among the swimmers that follow them throughout their swimming careers. […]

Fundraising for Mrs. Webster’s Orphanage

On St. Patrick’s day, when most are celebrating in Irish traditions, CIA students and parents came together and raised $435.25 in the name of Mrs. Webster’s Orphanage right here on St. Maarten. If you wish to learn more or would like to donate, you can do so through our rotary club: rotarysxm.mi@gmail.com

Fort Louis & Maho Beach

Canadian Exchange students hiked up to Fort Louis to watch Marigot from above and then spent some time on Maho beach to watch the planes land.   View the pictures here.

Iris van den Oever Wins Mini Triathlon

Sunday’s latest edition of the Mini Triple Triathlon at Sunset Beach Bar organized by the Friendly Island Triathlon Association (FITA) attracted a broad cross section of the community, from beginners to novices, intermediates, veterans, gung-ho weekend warriors, to the island’s leading triathletes. It was a record turnout for Sunday’s event–77 participated–from all age groups, and […]

CIA Alumni: Kyeisha Laurence

My name is Kyeisha Laurence. I was born and raised in St. Martin/St. Maarten and recently moved to the U.S. I attended CIA for middle school from 2011 to 2013. I graduated as Valedictorian in 8th grade. My three younger brothers, Akeem, Keven, and Kayden Laurence also attended CIA. I am now a senior at […]

Saba Presentation

CIA’s principal, Mr. Herb Klassen, recently visited Saba’s Comprehensive School to present St. Maarten’s first boarding residence and to showcase the value of graduating with an Ontario High School Diploma. Students and parents were invited to attend this first CIA inter island presentation. Next on the list are, St. Barths, St Kitts & Nevis and […]

Canadian Inspection for CIA

Caribbean International Academy has once again passed Ontario Ministry Inspection. Ms. Liz McGuire, inspected CIA’s facilities, conducted interviews and observed classes during her three day inspection on St. Maarten last week. Under agreement with the Ministry of Education, Caribbean International Academy is permitted to offer credits toward the Ontario Secondary School Diploma. The ministry inspects […]