Plan G Guatemalan Bachillerato

Plan G – Guatemalan Bachillerato

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  • All students complete and receive a U.S diploma when they graduate from Colegio Maya
  • Up through the end of grade 10 all students complete the requirements from the Guatemalan Ministry of Education
  • At the end of grade 10 students and families can chose to continue meeting the Guatemalan requirements in addition to the standard expectations at Colegio Maya

Benefits of Plan G

  • Students receive the Guatemalan Bachillerato
  • This allows for easy acceptance into Guatemalan and Latin American Universities.
  • Students remain socially connected to Guatemala.
  • Students receive specific courses and skills
    • Statistics and Probability
    • Psychology and Philosophy
    • Project Development: planning, executing and evaluating projects.
    • Seminario: research in the Social Sciences area

IMG_0188Opportunity Costs of Plan G

  • Less freedom to select electives at Colegio Maya in grade 11 and 12
  • Less unscheduled time during grade 11 and 12 due to the need to take additional courses beyond the regular load at Colegio Maya.
  • More academic work and expectations during an already busy and challenging time in your schooling.

Details during Grade 11

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Math
  • Social Studies
  • Science
  • Philosophy: KTV – elective
  • Physical Education – elective
  • Statistics and Probability: online course, 1st semester – outside school hours
  • Project Development: 2nd semester – outside school hours
  • Technology Proficiency Test

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Details During Grade 12

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Math
  • Social Studies: Global Issues – elective
  • Science: Physics
  • Psychology (AP)
  • Fine Arts – elective
  • Seminario: 1st semester, outside school hours
  • A standardized test, in Spanish, at the end of the school year. The score on this test is not counted in the students’ average.

Timeline for Decision

  • Informational meeting with 11th grade parents: August 17th
  • Final decision to be made by August the 24th