Centro Bilingue Amerindia
This family owned and operated school, authorized by INGUAT and the Ministry of Education, provides a warm atmosphere and intensive Spanish immersion.
CBA offers home stays with middle class Guatemalan families.
To complement the immersion program, CBA offers extracurricular activities for our students (in Spanish of course!).
CBA coordinates volunteer work with different NGOs and aid projects, including education, health, sustainable agriculture, environmental protection, and more. This service is free!
Centro Bilingüe Amerindia (CBA) is a Spanish school in Quetzaltenango (or Xela), Guatemala, founded in 1989. The school offers classes in Spanish and in various Mayan languages. CBA also connects volunteers with a variety of work opportunities in surrounding communities. We donate 10% of each student´s tuition to local, sustainable development projects.