Sorry but this form will not work without cookies enabled. Please adjust your browser settings to enable cookies to continue. For more information on how to do this please see ourPersonal Information Collection Statement.

EMERGENCY NOTICE
  • The MET Difference

    Cultivating the intellect, imagination, and values of each child.

    school-square

  • Student Life

    We help build confidence to discover true passions and reach maximum potential.

    student-square

  • Our Curriculum

    Our IB Continuum School is designed to promote critical thinking and communication skills for all ages.

    learning-square

  • Our Team

    Excellence in teaching where each child is motivated, happy, and inspired to learn.

    staff-square

  • News & Events

    Find the latest updates about school and blogs that focus on learning and parenting from experts in the field of education here.

    news-square

  • Join Our Community

    We are the only International IB Continuum School in Panama. Join us and learn more.

    admissions-square

  • Get in Touch

    Our Admission team is pleased to help your family join ours. Contact us today.

    contact-square

Amina LaCour

AminaLacour

Elementary School Principal

  • B.S., Environmental Policy and Planning, University of California at Davis – California, United States
  • M.A., International Comparative Education, Stanford University – California, United States
  • California Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, Mills College – California, United States
  • M.A., Early Childhood Education, Mills College – California, United States
  • Certificate of International Leadership, Principals' Training Center – Massachusetts, United States

Amina is originally from Denmark although she has lived around the world in many countries including Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Norway, Kuwait, Switzerland and the United States. Her passion for international education has also lead her to travel the world. Prior to joining the MET, Amina worked in the American School of Guatemala and Colegio Maya in Guatemala, Saigon South International School in Vietnan, and Copenhagen International School in Denmark. 

Being a Spanish speaker, Amina moved to Panama in 2015 along with her son Gianmarco to enjoy the Panamanian tropics. She joined the MET as our Elementary School Assistant Principal and PYP Curriculum Coordinator and since, has been an integral part in leading our Elementary School's growth and overseeing the delivery and evaluation of our PYP curriculum.

In 2018, Amina was appointed Elementary School Principal.