PACA IS COMMITTED TO CULTIVATING AN ATMOSPHERE IN WHICH ALL STUDENTS ARE TREATED WITH RESPECT AND DIGNITY AND FEEL SAFE AND PROTECTED.
CHILD PROTECTION POLICY Pan American Christian Academy places a high value on children and strives to provide a safe learning environment. The school is committed to protecting the social, spiritual, moral, emotional, physical and mental health of students and to maintaining an environment in which all individuals treat each other with dignity and respect.
PACA is a Member of The Child Safety and Protection Network which is a group of organizations that work together to collaborate, share resources, and develop best practice standards in the area of child safety. The school’s personal protection policies are based on international law and standards from the United Nations and World Health Organization.
PACA's Child Safety and Protection HandbookView our PACA's Child Safety and Protection Handbook which outlines school policy and procedures that serve the purpose of creating an environment which safeguards students and staff from harassment and abuse. This document is also available to download in PDF format.
The handbook explains how any member of the school community can report concerns or observations related to safety and protection. The Child Safety Team is trained and ready to respond to all reports, whether current or historical. Concerns may be emailed to the school at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Since 1960, PACA has served the local and international community of São Paulo as a Christian, American and Brazilian curriculum school. Our education integrates Biblical truth in all areas of instruction to guide the hearts and minds of our students and our academic program allows students to receive two diplomas, American and Brazilian, upon graduation which opens doors for them to study in the best universities in the USA, Brazil or throughout the world.