A place where each child is empowered to believe in themselves and their potential!
The Academy is a place where we recognize each student’s learning style, differences, and celebrate these by providing appropriate instructional strategies. DelCampo Academy is a unique program that provides individualized instruction within a small group setting.
Students acquire the necessary knowledge, skills and understanding to be successful independent learners, equipped to find success in DCS’s mainstream classes or at universities worldwide.
Our curriculum and learning strategies offer students the opportunity to graduate with an American High School Diploma and with the Honduran Bachillerato degree.
WHO CAN BENEFIT FROM THE ACADEMY PROGRAM:
Children with the following learning needs:
Learning disabilities in the areas of reading, writing or math
Speech and language delay
Receptive and expressive language disorders
Attention deficit disorders with and without hyperactivity
Difficulty with Executive Functions
We provide a variety of programs that meet the specific learning needs of our diverse student population.
GIFTED & TALENTED
The Academy's Gifted and Talented program is designed for students Kinder-8th grade, in the areas of English, Science, and Math who demonstrate higher cognitive abilities, and/or above average reasoning skills. Students are invited to participate in this program based on classroom performance, external assessment results and/or and external psycho-educational evaluation.
Middle and High School level students who require remedial instructional support in a specific subject area, may receive the remedial class in the Academy division, individually or within a group, for an additional cost per class.
Students who transfer to DelCampo School and must take a specific class to complete grade level requirements may also enroll in a Pull-Out class.
ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL) AND SPANISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (SSL)
This is a program that provides ESL instruction to students who are transferring from a different country or a different school with limited English knowledge. Students are enrolled within an Academy classroom for their English or Spanish periods, depending on their needs. Classes may be taught within a small group with similar needs or individually.
occupational Therapy supporT
Our purpose is helping our students to overcome their psychic and physic limitations in order to have a independent life and value their own potential.
This services help students with dyslexia, visual motor integration, visual perception, attention and memory disorders.
Social skills therapy
Speech and language therapy
Executive functions therapy