The Academia Interamericana de Panama (AIP) is widely recognized for being a top bi-lingual school in Panama with a long tradition of producing highly qualified graduates many of whom advance to international colleges around the world. Founded in 1983, the campus is located in Costa del Este. In general, the aim of the school is to prepare its students in an atmosphere of respect and support for one another, and also others, with the purpose to achieve the highest academic performance that will enable them to be successful in the challenging and demanding world of today. In additional to academic excellence, AIP is also recognized for its stellar athletic department and sports teams known as the Fighting Owls. The AIP Fighting Owls participate in Kiwanis Football League at all levels: Micro (7-9), Mini (10-12), Juvenil/Youth (13-15) and Varsity (16-18). With 11-straight Championship titles to its credit (Youth category), the Fighting Owls are the most successful team in youth football in Panama today.