Quick summary of key school information
|Language of instruction
|English and Spanish
|Native English and Spanish teachers
|Extra languages (other than English and Spanish)
|20 students / class
|25 students / class
This school does not make their fees public for the academic year 2023/2024.
All the details about this school in their own words
|Number of students
650 (from toddlers to 12th grade)
|Number of nationalities represented in the school
About 10 different nationalities
|Most common nationality
|Ratio of local students to international students
Around 90% of the students are colombian, 5% have dual nationality and 5% students are from other parts of the world such as India, China, Spain, US, England, Mexico, Venezuela, Ecuador and Brazil.
|Native English and Spanish speaking teachers
Almost everyone of them
|Language support for students not fluent in English and Spanish
|Additional language classes offered by the school
|Max. number of students per class
We have capacity of 25 students per classroom
|Average number of students per class
|Does the school employ teaching assistants?
|Use of technology in the classroom
We take technology very seriously in MBS, The new generations do not like to read much. In addition, today everything is communicated through an audiovisual language and our students become fluent in this language by learning how to produce video and use high definition cameras. In addition, every class uses technological tools from projectors to robotic developers.
|Is the school ready to use virtual classrooms when needed? (e.g. teaching lessons online if the school is closed, e.g. during COVID-19 closures)
Yes it is ready
|Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?
MBS promotes freedom of worship and respect for multiculturalism
|External examinations or assessments available
For Primary School:
|Results in these examinations
Overall the students, we are proud to say that they achieve what is expected for every exam, there's more than 90% of probability for them on passing in all the exams.
|Do teachers assign homework to their students?
|Approximate hours of homework given
|Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation
MBS has as a priority that our students have a defined life project before graduating in high school, we have the record that all our students have entered to universities or institutes nationally and internationally recognised after completing their school studies.
|Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs
We are constantly hiring staff as it is required.
|Learning support offered
Full accessibility throughout the campus (elevators, ramps, etc)
|The school supports gifted, able and talented students
We are constantly encouraging our students to participate in contests, matholympics and other competitions of different kinds (artistic, academic, cultural) so that they exploit their gifts and obtain the recognition that we believe they deserve.
|Student access to education psychologist
Yes, we have a full psychologist staff, each one of them focused on different needs (by age, profesional orientation, school life, mental health, etc)
|Entry evaluation for students
Yes we do some previous checks depending on the grade.
|Brief description of entry evaluation required
It depends on the grade, but we hope to evaluate skills and aptitudes in every grade. Every exam is fully design by MBS.
It depends on the grade, but we are mostly plenty of space and teachers to get a large number of students.
|Deadline for registration (new academic year)
We are an On Going Admissions School, so they can start their process when they want.
|Students can join after academic year begins
Yes we do, We have an On Going admission process.
|School start time
7:30AM our students have their Daily Welcome with their group director before starting classes.
|School finish time
|Supervised care before/after school
We keep open our channels of contact with families and students directly in case they need it.
|School bus service available
Yes, we have our own transportation system in order to guarantee the safety of our students in and out campus.
|School provided lunches
Yes, our students have two meals a day that are included in the monthly costs, we have a healthy eating plan that, in fact, extends to all school employees
|Food alternatives for special dietary needs (ie. vegan, kosher, halal etc)
Of course. As we know that our group of students is diverse, so are their food cultures, which is why we offer vegetarian and vegan options on our daily menu,
Yes, but they are allowed to pick one from our Daily or sports uniform.
|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered
We have a whole circuit inside our campus where students can develop sports (Football, Taekwondo, Swimming, Basketball..) and academic activities (Reinforcements, Homeworks Club) under the supervision of teachers, assistants and parents
|Sports activities included
|Sports teams or sport competitions available for students
We have sports teams that compete nationally and internationally with other schools and youth teams
|Sports facilities at the school
We have the facilities needed for the practice of the following sports
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school
What definitely defines us is that we have achieved a curriculum full of areas of study and we have reached the equilibrium between academic, artistic, and languages learning. That's a plus here in Colombia, because not every school has such a large and complete curriculum for all the students.
Reach for Excellence, Multiculturality,
|Teaching approach of the school
Focused on the students and their needs we have become a very demanding school and we hope the best of our students because we know they can achieve each goals they have in mind.
Our activities, spaces, and facilities help us achieve those goals in each subject, and we always want students to develop critical thinking and leadership skills to apply to every aspect of their lives.