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|Language of instruction||English|
|Native English teachers|
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|Native English speaking teachers||
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
While the full British curriculum is delivered in English, children from 6 years old (year 2) onwards also receive language and science in Spanish, meeting the mandatory objectives. French is taught as the second language in the British curriculum from Year 3 (7 years old).
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|Supervised care before/after school||
Early drop-off from 7:30.
|School provided lunches||
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
Saint Andrew’s School is an English primary school which opened in 2003. It is situated in the picturesque and quiet village of El Sauzal, with easy access and immediate parking outside. Only a short distance from both the capital of Santa Cruz and Puerto de la Cruz, this British school meets the expectations of parents who believe in an individually tailored education for their children in a small, caring community. The pupils have the advantage of studying in small groups so that each is given maximum attention and the opportunity to excel.
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This private school for children of ages 2 to 12, equips them with the knowledge, talents and social skills necessary for today’s world. All classes are conducted in English and follow the national British Curriculum. SAS' highly qualified and experienced native English teachers work hard to prepare the pupils academically and socially, learning to respect one another and work together regardless of race, religion and abilities, in what is now a truly international world.