At the Metropolitan School of Panama, our tuition and fees reflect the premium education we provide. We’ve provided the fees structure for every year of study, helping you plan for the long term at the MET. You’ll also find further details on what the payments cover, as our fees do include all books and materials, our one-to-one Apple technology plan, and food plan. Please contact our team for further information.
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Our international school is distinguished by our state-of-the-art facilities, highly qualified teachers, and extracurricular activities, which give MET students the platform they need to unlock their full potential. This page provides parents with full disclosure over the costs of enrolling here, with no hidden payments or extra costs.

Tuition and Registration Fees 


Tuition (non-sponsored families)

Tuition (sponsored families)

Annual Enrollment Fee


Per Trimester


Per Trimester



Early Childhood 3-4






Kinder to 5th Grade






6th to 8th Grade






9th to 12th Grade*

$ 5,922






One-Time Payment

A One-Time Admission Payment of $12,000 is due upon acceptance of the child and is a prerequisite for enrollment.

Payment methods:

  • Those who pay the One-Time Payment in one installment will receive a $500.00 discount.
  • Students entering Early Childhood 3 or Early Childhood 4 may delay the One-Time Admission Payment until Kinder and in three installments. The first payment is due upon acceptance to Kinder and the following two payments are due upon entry to the consecutive grades (G1 and G2). 
  • Students entering Kinder - 10th Grade may pay the One-Time Payment in two installments. The first payment is due upon acceptance and the following payment is due 12 months after the acceptance date. 
  • New students entering in 11th and 12th Grade (IBDP) are only required to pay half of the One-Time Payment, due upon enrollment. 

Annual Enrollment Fee

The Annual Enrollment Fee includes a Registration and Technology component.

Access, use, maintenance and technical support of all technology devices in the school is covered by this fee. This includes, but is not limited to the digital interactive boards, individual and shared devices, equipment in laboratories, digital academic subscriptions, digital research databases, educational applications, etc.


Tuition Payment

Sponsored families are families whose company covers their employee's school fees.

There are two payment methods:

  • One single payment, due no later than June 30, 2023. 
  • Three installments, equivalent to the three academic trimesters, payable before the beginning of each trimester. 


First Trimester:  August 1, 2023

Second Trimester: November 13, 2023

Third Trimester: March 4, 2024


The MET offers a 5% discount on tuition for a 3rd child, and a 10% for a 4th child. 

Please note that any late payments are subject to a ten percent (10%) surcharge of the amount owed.

Click below to access an overview of the school tuition and fees: 

Tuition & Fees 2023-2024

Tuition & Fees 2024-2025

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Credit Card Authorization 2023-2024

Other Fees

In addition to the school's tuition fees there are other fees that may be applicable throughout the school year.

Other fees may include:

  • English as an Additional Language (EAL)
  • Exceptional Education Program (EEP)
  • Transportation Services
  • IB Diploma Program fees (11th and 12th Grade)
  • Extra-curricular activities (ECAs) and field trips
  • Athletics Program
  • Passport Adventures Camps
  • Summer Camp


EAL and EEP Programs

Students may be required to enroll in the EAL and/or EEP programs. In such cases, additional fees will apply.


IB Diploma Program

IB Diploma Program registration and examination fees are payable upon registration and re-enrollment. Optional online Diploma Program courses will be charged separately.


Bus Transportation

The Metropolitan School of Panama offers transportation services to all students living in Panama City.


Join us for a campus tour or virtual meeting to take the first step in your child’s most exciting academic experience. We look forward to meeting you to discuss what makes us different, our offer to your family, and how our admissions process works.

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