Asteroid Florence


The biggest asteroid to cross Earth in just century has arrived, and it’s name is Florence. Asteroid 1981 ET3, named after Florence Nightingale, a pioneer of modern nursing, crossed Earth this September 1st with a massive 2.7 miles (4.4 km) of diameter. It…

Solar Eclipse at ANS


On Monday the 21st of this year, ANS students were given the opportunity to see the solar eclipse. Though the eclipse wasn’t a total eclipse here in Nicaragua, the event was well attended. Students gathered on the math lawn of the high school…

Managua’s Infrastructure Facelift


As Managua grows and city limits sprawl along Carretera Masaya, the municipality and its inhabitants will have to deal with traffic, lots of it. In response, municipal authorities, working with JICA, the Japan International Cooperation Agency, have developed a plan to better organize…

New Grading System


As the 2017-2018 school year begins, it's essential to know about some new changes in our grading system as there have been some adjustments in assessment and reporting. In January of 2017, our secondary team formed an eight member committee of local and…