Admissions

We know how important it is to provide your child with an exemplary education that will prepare them to navigate a complex world. At EBI, we give students the skills to solve problems and inspire them to grow. Through the International Baccalaureate program, our students learn to take action on real world issues. Our multilingual model expands their global perspective, enhances their cognitive functioning, and brings the world to their classroom.



Our goal is for
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Compassionate and caring
Creative and motivated
Critical thinkers and problem solvers
Internationally minded
Fluent in two languages, conversational in a third
Change agents in a diverse world



2020-2021 Admissions FAQ





Meet our
​​​​​​​Admissions Director


Sara Varela-Acevedo
Director of Admissions

Sara was born in Mexico City and grew up in San Diego, CA. Raised in a bi-cultural household, travel between Mexico and the U.S. set her strong roots in cross-cultural understanding and a love of travel. Sara completed her Bachelors in Biology and graduate studies in Teaching English as a Second Language at Gonzaga University. Her professional background is in international higher education, focused on student services, English language instruction, recruitment, admissions and enrollment. EBI's mission resonates with Sara's own educational philosophy and she is excited to be a part of and promote EBI's community.

In her free time, Sara enjoys trying new foods, reading, travel, staying active through exploration and being the world's best Tía to her nephews and nieces. 

Sara Varela-Acevedo

Director of Admissions
svarela@ebinternacional.org (link sends e-mail)

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