Escola Americana do Rio de Janeiro (EARJ) has, for more than 80 years, welcomed thousands of International and Brazilian families seeking an all-English American international education, focused on providing the necessary tools for students to be academically, socially and emotionally successful wherever their path in life takes them.
Small classrooms enable an opportunity for individualized student attention and differentiated instruction. The diverse EARJ community, with over 30 different nationalities, provides a rich international learning setting in a multicultural experience. Along with the American curriculum and a nurturing environment, it cultivates self-esteem and teaches students the responsibilities of global citizenship. The common language adopted at EARJ is English. All classes are taught in English with the exception of the Brazilian Diploma Program requirements and Spanish and French foreign language courses.