Madrid
British, Spanish curriculum
Bilingual
Ages 2 to 18

Laude Fontenebro School

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CurriculumBritish, Spanish
Age RangeAges 2 to 18
BilingualYes
International Baccalaureate No
Avg. students per class 16
Max. students per class 23
First year fees: €5,935

Fees / Price

School fees, for a twelve year old child , in EUR

Yearly fees: €5,135
When you first enroll your children in the school, some extra fees are applied:
One time fees: €800
Total first year fees: €5,935
See full breakdown of fees

School Information

Number of students

496

Number of nationalities represented in the school

99% Spanish
1% Others (Germany, Argentinia, USA and Poland)

Most common nationality

Spanish

Ratio of local students to international students

99% local students, 1% international students

Max. number of students per class

Pre-Nursery: 9
Nursery: 15
Reception: 15
Year 1: 16
Year 2: 12
Year 3: 17
Year 4: 18
Year 5: 20
Year 6: 20
Year 7: 22
Year 8: 20
Year 9: 17
Year 10: 22
Year 11: 23
Year 12: 13
Year 13: 14

Average number of students per class

16

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes. Native teaching assistants for Infantil, Primary, Secondary Education and Sixth Form.

Native speaking teachers (in language of instruction)

Our teachers are native or bilingual speakers with official accreditation to teach English as a Second Language.

Language support for students not fluent in the school's language of instruction

We offer extra classes in Spanish, Mathematics and English once a week.

Additional language classes offered by the school

German or French (Year 6-Sixth Form).

Use of technology in the classroom

Interactive whiteboards, I-PAD station, Accelerated reader programme, Google Drive and Classroom for Secondary students, ICT and coding classes for Primary and Secondary students.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

In Primary we don't assign homework to our students. In Secondary we assign a reasonable amount of homework to our students.

Approximate hours of homework given

Depending on age and level.

Uniform required

Yes

Waiting list

No

Entry evaluation for students

No

Brief description of entry evaluation required

N/A

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

We run a rolling admissions policy which means there are no admissions deadlines and you can register at any time of the year.

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes

External examinations/assessments available

Cambridge exams (English)
Goethe Institut (German)
DELF (French)

Results in these examinations

100% passed external exams in 2015.

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

Laude Fontenebro School is a non-denominational school. According the Spanish law we are obliged to offer the subject "Catholic Religion" at school. Students can choose between "Catholic Religion" and "Alternative". We don't PRACTICE religion at school.

How does the school accommodate non-religious students or students of a different religion?

N/A

School bus service available

Yes, we offer school transport to our students.

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Yes

Learning support offered

School counseling: Both school psychologist direct the study support programme for students who have learning difficulties. Both staff members are responsible for strengthening the teaching of study skills and professionally guiding those students diagnosed with learning disabilities. Laude Fontenebro School isn't able to attend students with strong Special Educational Needs.

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

We adjust classes, differentiate the curriculum and nurture talented students with extra exercises to learn and develop.

Student access to education psychologist

We've got two educational psychologists at school.

School start time

At 9:00 am.

School finish time

At 5:00 pm.

Supervised care before/after school

Early Care: 7:00-9:00 am.
Late Care: 17:00-18:00 am.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Judo club, Swimming, Arts, Music, Programming Club, Basketball, Football, Gymastics, Yoga, Diving and First-Aid courses, Aquagym, Aquapilates, Funky and Street Dance.

School provided lunches

Yes, we have a dining room to serve lunch for pupils.

Food alternatives for special dietary needs (ie. vegan, kosher, halal etc)

Yes, we can cater for all kind of allergies, intolerance or special diets.

Sports activities included

2 PE classes per week and 1 swimming class.

Sports facilities at the school

Heated pool
Indoor gym
Basketball courts
Volleyball court
Regulation football pitch and handball court
Judo ring

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

See extracurricular activities.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Laude Fontenebro School is a private, bilingual (English/Spanish), co-educational day school for children aged 1-18 in Moralzarzal, in the northwest of Madrid. We belong to ISP (International Schools Partnership) with seven schools in Spain and one school in Cambridge (UK). We impart the International Primary Curriculum (IPC). German and French as Second Language in Primary-Sixth Form. Emotional Education (Botin Foundation), Bachillerate in Arts. 100% English Immersion for Pre-Nursery children.

Teaching approach of the school

Spanish Curriculum with emphasis on bilingual education. International Primary Curriculum in Infantil and Primary Education.

Location

Get in touch with the school

School's webpage: en.laudefontenebro.com
Address: C/ Colonia del Redondillo, 8
 28411 Moralzarzal Madrid Spain