The American Academy Nicosia

About us

Location Nicosia, Cyprus Funding Type Private
No of Students 450 Establishment High School
Founded In 1922 Estimated Cost of Living NA
Address 3A ,Michael Parides Street,

Situated in the heart of Nicosia the capital of Cyprus The American Academy Nicosia was founded in 1922 and is one of the oldest private schools in Cyprus. The Academy offers outstanding learning opportunities to children and young people from 4 to 18 years of age through the Preschool Primary and Secondary Departments. Following the British curriculum we provide quality education in a caring environment.

The Secondary Department provides education from Year 7 to year 13 continuing to follow the British curriculum through Key Stages 3,4 and 5. We offer students the opportunity to study for IGCSE,GCSE and CCE AS and A levels,available through the Cambridge International and Edexcel Examination Boards.

Building on our heritage and Christian ethos we offer a safe and caring environment with excellent pastoral care and a wide range of extracurricular activities.The Academy is a truly international school which is reflected by a multi ethnic and multi cultural student body.


Secondary Department Faculties:

Creative Arts Faculty – Art, Drama, Music, Physical Education

Humanities Faculty – Accounting, Economics, Business Studies, Geography, History, Psychology, Religious Education, Sociology

Language Faculties – English, French, Spanish and Greek

Science and Mathematics Faculty – Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science, Mathematics