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The School

The School Professor Jonathas Pontes Athias is managed by Fundação Vale do Trombetas (FVT) – a nonprofit organization established in 1997 to manage our school.


This school, that adopts the Pitagoras Learning System (Sistema Pitágoras de Ensino), is for the children of the employees of MRN and of contracted companies and of institutions that provide service in Porto Trombetas, in addition to children and young people from the neighboring riverside communities.


School facilities are safe and comfortable. The school has 6,779.19 square meters of built area, 36 air-conditioned classrooms, a computer lab, a library, a chemistry laboratory and a physics lab, two art rooms, two huts, two rooms equipped with audiovisual digital board connected to the internet, a room set up and suitable for tele-presence classes, a room for the Students Association, an amphitheater with a capacity for 150 people, 24 bathrooms, two canteens, three covered patios, 11 rooms for administrative and technical staff and a a teachers' room equipped with computers connected to the internet.


In order to place the student in accordance with its time and place, so he/she can be an active citizen, the school develops special activities, such as "Cultural Biennale", the "Children's Book Day", the "Science Fair", the " Environment Week "and the project ATA (Trombetas Student in Action), which covers all programs: Traffic Education, School CIPA, CIPA Recreation, Navigation Safety and Citizen Eco.


The ATA project develops actions on traffic education in Porto Trombetas. This award-winning project was also reported in a publication of Volvo on best practices in Brazilian traffic in the book "Disseminando a Cultura de trânsito no Brasil" (Disseminating Traffic Safety Culture in Brazil).


The School Professor Jonathas Pontes Athias has been working to become a reference in the field of quality education, always keeping itself in tune with the social and cultural values and with the changes in the world today, thus helping to improve the living quality of the whole school community and preparing students for life.​​​​

Pythagorean teaching system
Sistema Pitágoras de ensino
Sistema Pitágoras de ensino
Sistema Pitágoras de ensino
Sistema Pitágoras de ensino
Sistema Pitágoras de ensino
Sistema Pitágoras de ensino
Sistema Pitágoras de ensino
Sistema Pitágoras de ensino

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