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Welcome to

Elif Academy
Preschool & Kids Club

Bilingual. Child-led learning. Exploratory Play.

Program & Services

Toddler Program

Ages 1.6-3

Focused on behavioral, social, creative, language and reasoning skills.

Childrens House

Ages 3-6

Focused on showing the way through the work allowing each child to develop at their own pace and discover their abilities.

Kids Club

Ages 1.6-6

A place where kids can learn

and enjoy during their time in Costa Rica while you are visiting or vacationing.


Heading out and don't know

where to leave your children? We've got you covered with our home nanny service.

Contact us: +506 70184778


Montessori Program

We provide a bilingual program
based on the Montessori method that
is based on self-directed activity,
hands-on learning and collaborative
play. In Montessori classrooms
children make creative choices in their
learning, while the classroom and the
highly trained teacher offer age-
appropriate activities to guide the


What Parents Think

“We had such an amazing experience at Elif Academy! The children were so happy and we loved that they could be immersed in the language and learn so much! Annette and all the teachers are so loving and caring! We can’t wait to be back next year and enjoy the gifts of the school! Our kids were so happy!"

Emmy's mom

Our Space

Montessori oriented.

 Our space is a friendly, comfortable environment that considers our children's necessities allowing them to develop and feel empowered by their space.


Where are we located?

Plaza Mercado, Las Catalinas,

Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica.

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