Madrid
British, Spanish curriculum
Bilingual
Ages 3 to 18

British Council School

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CurriculumBritish, Spanish
Languages of instructionEnglish, Spanish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
First year fees: Not public

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Number of students

2000

Ratio of local students to international students

94% local : 6% international

Average number of students per class

22

Native speaking teachers (in language of instruction)

Yes

Additional language classes offered by the school

French, German, Mandarin

Use of technology in the classroom

The classrooms are constantly updated and equipped with the latest technologies.
The British Council School embraces the use of new technologies to support academic learning. As well as desktop computers, laptops and tablets, the pupils have access to 3D printers and robotics equipment. The school also has interactive whiteboards in all classrooms.

Waiting list

A waiting list for each year group is established in March and families are notified accordingly.

Entry evaluation for students

Entrance test

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Entrance tests for Primary and Secondary take place mainly in February.
As classes in Spanish as a foreign language are not provided, all assessment for places in Primary and Secondary will include an assessment in paper in Spanish language.

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Yes

Student access to education psychologist

Yes

School start time

9:05

School finish time

16:35

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Art, athletics, basketball, chess, Chinese, football, French, golf, karate, Kids Brain, movement school, padel tennis, rhythmic gymnastics, robotics, rugby, sports school, study room, swimming, tennis, theatre, Zumba

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports activities included

Swimming, athletics, rugby, tennis, basketball, volleyball, football

Sports facilities at the school

Sports areas that facilitate the practice of different types of sports, from soccer and athletics to ping-pong. Playground.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

The school is part of the British Council, the official organisation of the UK that promotes education, English language and cultural relations worldwide. This allows the school to be a part of an international network of other educational and corporate institutions around the world, and gives it excellent opportunities to participate in cultural activities on a global scale.

British Council School offers a world class English-Spanish bilingual and bicultural education, and instil its pupils with values such as freedom, honesty, integrity, creativity and professionalism.

The pupils, teachers and staff enjoy belonging to a meaningful community and are extremely proud of the school's many achievements.

Teaching approach of the school

Pupils are taught the English national curriculum by native English speaking teachers.
The education the British Council School provides has always been one step ahead of other schools. It doesn't just provide an academic education, it develops the whole person.
The school encourages individual excellence in its students by developing their passions through a wide range of activities, increasing their self-esteem.

How the British Council School teaches:
- Students are taught in small groups.
- Classes are interactive, stimulating and motivating.
- Teachers provide students with the individual attention they need to achieve their academic goals.
- Teachers know, motivate and understand their pupils.
- Teachers have a deep knowledge of the subject they teach.
- Work produced by students is put on display for everyone to appreciate.
- Progress records are regularly shared with parents.

Summary of prices and fees

This school does not make their fees public.

Where exactly is this school?

Get in touch with this school

School's webpage: www.britishcouncilschool.es/en
Address: Calle Solano, 5-7 28223 Pozuelo de Alarcón, Madrid Spain