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IB and British
Ages 3 to 18

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CityMalaga - Costa del Sol
CurriculumsIB and British
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
Yearly fees: Not public
Reviews: 5.0
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 18 students / class
Maximum 20 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
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This school does not make their fees public for the academic year 2022/2023.

Address: Urb. El Angel, Nueva Andalucía, 29660 - Marbella, Málaga. Spain
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Number of students

863

Number of nationalities represented in the school

50

Most common nationality

British

Ratio of local students to international students

30/70

Native English speaking teachers

Yes

Language support for students not fluent in English

Yes

Additional language classes offered by the school

French and German

Max. number of students per class

20

Average number of students per class

18

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

Use of technology in the classroom

Mini iPads, iPads, Laptops, PCs, Chromebooks, Interactive whiteboards, Google Classroom...

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

No

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

n/a

External examinations or assessments available

IGCSE (Cambridge International Examinations)
International Baccalaureate Diploma
A-Levels
DELE
Cambridge ESOL
Cambridge YLE

Results in these examinations

98% of all IGCSE examinations taken achieving a grade C or above.
We are very proud of our 100% pass rate in IB and 93% of students achieving grades at A*-C, 86% achieving grades at A*-B and 29% achieving A*/A in our A Level programme.
Other exams practically 100% pass rate.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

Aprox. 20 min in KS1, 60 min in KS2 & KS3, 90 min in KS4 and 120 min in KS5

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

The great majority

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

No

Learning support offered

n/a

Entry evaluation for students

Yes

Brief description of entry evaluation required

Current School reports, Entrance exam

Waiting list

Yes, in some Year groups

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

No deadline, depends on availability of places

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes

School start time

At 9:00 h

School finish time

At 15:50 h in Primary
At 16:00 h in Secondary
At 17:00 h or later after activities

Supervised care before/after school

Breakfast club 8:15 h
After school activities

School bus service available

Yes

School provided lunches

Yes

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

Yes

Uniform required

Yes

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Model United Nations, InterAct Club, Homework club, Biology/Physics/Economics/IT/History/Maths/Chemistry/Science/Spanish support, Flamenco, Tennis, Judo, Golf Club, Fun with Games, Drama Club, Modern Dance, IT Club, Art Club, Fun with Music, Music Club, French Club, Catechism, Book Club, Irish Dancing, Maths is Fun, Maths Brainteasers, IGCSE Extended Maths, Robotics, Trampolining, ECO Club, Art Club, YLE Camdbridge, Fun Football, Netball, Badminton, Chess, Gymnastics, Handball, Multisports, Mandarin Chinesse, German, English, Spanish IGCSE, Yoga Club, Digital Leaders Club, Football Club, Basketball Club, Squad, Fun Science, Drawing Club, Hip-Hop, Creative writing, Cross Coutry Club, Cricket, Self Defence, Tennis, Table tennis, Volleyball, School Production.

Sports activities included

Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Cross Country, Cricket, Dance, Fitness, Football, Gymnastics, Handball, Netball, Orienteering, Rounders, Rugby, Swimming, Tennis, Table tennis, Trampolining, Volleyball

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Facilities at the school

The school has modern, purpose-built facilities with 6 well-equipped laboratories, three computer suites which allows pupils and staff access to the latest technology, an extensive library & media centre, four creative art design & technology studios, a fully equipped music department and our new Primary Creative Arts department. In addition, the school dining room and the main reception have recently been completely renovated.

Sports facilities at the school

Astroturf certified by FIFA (2,650 m2), Multi-sports court Primary, Multi-sports court Secondary, Primary Playing area, Foundation Stage Playing area, Arts and Sports Hall (2,352 m2) plus a roof multi-sports truck (1,266 m2)

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

One of the largest and most well established schools in Southern Spain, Aloha College Marbella is a not-for-profit educational foundation with 863 students representing over 50 nationalities. We offer a British International education from Early Years to Sixth Form (ages 3 to 18).

Teaching approach of the school

We follow the English National Curriculum, International Primary Curriculum and IGCSE and, for the 2 pre-university years, the International Baccalaureate Diploma and International A-Level programmes. Students can also receive qualifications under the Spanish system, allowing them access to the best national and international universities. All public examination results match any top international schools worldwide. The excellent standing of Aloha College Marbella was detailed in a report carried out by the Independent Schools Inspectorate in which they quoted: “An outstandingly caring, supportive ethos engenders a highly empowering learning environment, which enables the school to fulfil its challenging aims”.

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