To become a leading international Christian school that:
provides a high-quality education while integrating biblical truth into all areas of learning,
challenges students to love, to learn, and to live out the Christian faith,
prepares students to go into the world to share the gospel, and
promotes the cause of Christian education throughout the world.
To nurture and develop young people, through quality education rooted in Biblical truth, to impact their world through Christ.
Recognize the Bible as the revealed, infallible Word of God taught as truth
Commit to serve the missionary and full-time Christian ministry communities
Implement a quality US - type program which includes a well-developed Brazilian curriculum, effectively preparing students for university studies
Employ Christian personnel who model Christ in teaching, leading, and discipling students
Commit to academic excellence, maximizing each student’s potential while equipping them to think critically in the context of a Biblical world view
Appreciate a multicultural community that prepares the student for successful interaction in a diverse, interdependent world
Support the parental responsibility for the education of their children
Encourage active participation in local evangelical churches
Promote the development and well-being of PACA employees
Facilitate school-wide participation in community service and outreach
Encourage parents to raise their children within a Biblical family structure
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.