Mayatan Foundation and Bilingual School Established 1991

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Mayatan is unique in Honduras because we are:

Mayatan is unique
  • non-profit, private, and independent
  • volunteer-staffed
  • founded by a group of local mothers
  • offer scholarships to 45% of our 300 students
  • rural and affordable
  • celebrating 20 years

However, we need your help to keep providing these important services. Read more about The Mayatan Difference.


A new year at Mayatan! (0)

We have been very busy at the Mayatan campus preparing for and beginning the 2014-15 school year.

2014 Senior graduation and Kindergarten promotion (0)

We are proud to announce that Mayatan’s third graduating high school class recently finished their Mayatan careers and received a U.S. high school diploma, Honduran diploma, and a certificate in hotel and tourism management.

Mayatan Students and Teacher Show Their Talents (Comments Off)

As of last week, Mayatan hadn’t hosted a Talent Show in seven years — that changed when the Mayatan Ambassadors arranged a Talent Show on April 4th. Read more here.

The Frank and Belva Hopkins Auditorium (4)

Mayatan students, parents, staff, and friends gathered to inaugurate the newest addition to Mayatan’s campus: the Frank and Belva Hopkins Auditorium, a covered court that will serve both as gymnasium and auditorium.

Who are we?

Mayatan is a K-12 private, bilingual school located in Copan Ruinas, Honduras, staffed jointly by Honduran and American teachers. Mayatan high school graduates receive both American and Honduran high school diplomas. Our students come from diverse socio-economic backgrounds, and nearly half receive financial aid of some sort. Learn more about our history, our sponsorship program, and how you can get involved here in Copan.

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