Admissions2020-09-12T03:58:37+00:00

Admissions

In our school the doors are always open for you and your children. And getting to know the parents who share our vision and our values is one of the processes that most excites us.

Admission process

For your children to enter school you just have to complete four very simple steps

1

Application submission and contact information:

Please fill up the application form with your contact information and indicate the grade you wish to submit the application for.

2

Informative session:

We invite you and your parents/guardians to explain our education project, show you our facilities and solve any queries(doubts) you might have.

3

Admission process:

We will apply some tests and do some interviews with you and your parents/guardians so that we can get to know each other better.

4

Final welcome and incorporation to the school:

Once all prerequisites are fulfilled, we formally welcome you to the Richmond family.

An ideal place to grow

Academic excellence, character development, teaching innovation and peaceful coexistence are some of the principles that make our school an ideal place to grow

  • Learning methodologies tested and applied at each school stage.

  • Top quality services in food, health, transportation and communication.

  • Double degree as Colombian and American high school graduates.

  • Family integrated through pre-kindergarten homes to 12.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Why are we accredited?2020-08-03T18:16:20+00:00

The CBR, for its commitment to continuous improvement, underwent an accreditation process by the world’s largest educational agency, Cognia, which granted us accredited school status in 2016. This quality seal indicates that the school uses international educational standards in its educational and administrative processes

What does Teaching for Understanding (TfU) means?2020-08-25T15:24:33+00:00

Teaching for Understanding (TfU) is a methodology developed by a team of researchers at Harvard University, that privileges the understanding of concepts over memory and repetition. At TfU, the fundamental thing is student performance on a project rather than the retention of information.

Honor Society, what does it mean?2020-08-25T15:25:02+00:00

The National Honor Society (NHS) is an organization which recognizes students for ther character, leadership, service and academic achievements. Members of this society are wholesome students who enhance the strengths of their group and their actions are aimed towards generating a positive change in society. Being part of such a select group is in itself a great achievement and opens up many possibilities in various institutions across the globe.

What does the STEAM methodology promote?2020-09-01T15:28:00+00:00

This approach promotes thinking and procedural habilities that have been defined as future ready skills such as creativity, collaboration, critical thinking, assertivity, communication, problem solving, and self directed learning among others. By learning in a STEAM environment students collect and use data in a systematic way to test ideas and find solutions to all kinds of problems and situations. STEAM learning experiences are developed in projects that require lots of creativity, critical thinking and testing. Learning to learn from trial and error builds experience and enduring understandings .