Accreditation, Memberships and Awards


Academia María Reina was licensed in 1970 by the Consejo de Educación de Puerto Rico and was accredited in 1973 by the Commission on Secondary Schools of the Middle States Association.

Affiliated with the Catholic School Office of the Archdiocese of San Juan, the school holds membership in the following organizations:

  • Alliance Française de Puerto Rico
  • Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
  • Caribbean Counselors Association
  • College Entrance Examination Board
  • National Association of College Admissions Counselors
  • National Association of Secondary School Principals
  • National Association of Student Councils
  • National Catholic Education Association
  • National Art Honor Society
  • National Honor Society
  • Puerto Rico High School Athletic Alliance
  • Société Honoraire de Français
  • Societá Onoraria Italica

We are proud that in 1989 the Council for American Private Education (CAPE) recognized Academia María Reina as a School of Excellence.

In 2018, the Middle States Association granted two Program of Distinction (POD) to our school:

  • First school in Puerto Rico with a Program of Distinction in School Counseling
  • First school in Puerto Rico with a Program of Distinction in World Languages
  • First school in Puerto Rico with two Programs of Distinction offered by Middle States Association of College and Schools