Coruña British International School is a private, secular, independent school, approved and accredited by the Galician government and the British Council and certified by the National Association of British Schools in Spain (NABSS). The school currently runs courses from Early Years (Infant 1) to Year 4 (Year 3 in the Spanish primary system) and is adding a further cohort each year with a view to providing courses for pupils from Early Years to Pre-University (3 to 18 years) as each cohort progresses through the school.
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At the forefront of educational innovation and an excellent preparation for life in the global community.
A top-class international education, facilitating all-round development and access to the best universities.
A Values-based Education
Promoting core values, encouraging independent thinking and a sense of personal responsibility.
Coruña British International School is a private, secular school in A Coruña. The school forms part of the prestigious international group, Globeducate, and currently offers courses from Early Years (Infant 1) to Year 4 (Year 3 of the Spanish primary system). Further cohorts will be added each year until, as each cohort progresses through the school, we will offer a complete education for every academic stage from Early Years to Pre-University (3 to 18 years). We offer a high-quality, individualised education that is designed to develop each child’s full academic and personal potential; we encourage our pupils to be curious, creative, self-disciplined and independent.Find out more
Coruña British International School buildings were fully remodelled in 2015 and cover an area of 1800 m²; the buildings stand on a site of approximately 3200 m². The school is modern, energy-efficient and designed to fulfil all of our students’ educational needs, both during curriculum time and in terms of extracurricular activities. Our facilities include recreation and games areas, a greenhouse, a heated swimming pool, sports hall, and special zones designated for symbolic play, including a workshop, a shop and much more. Our extensive, purpose-built facilities enable us to provide an integrated education within a stimulating learning environment designed to develop the individual skills and abilities of all our students.Find out more
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“In a career spanning 25 years and residing and working in 7 countries across the world parents often ask me, ‘What makes a great international school?’ My answer is it’s the people who make up each learning community reach this lofty goal of greatness.
From our very special children who strive each day to do their best to be their best. To the teachers and teaching assistant who never accept anything less than excellence for themselves and their charges. To the administrative staff and auxiliary staff who know they are part of something quite special when working with delightful and inquisitive children. To the student’s parents who support and contribute so widely to our whole community. To Globeducate, who place educational excellence at the heart of their mission.
Coupled with outstanding facilities and learning environments I believe we have a great international school.”
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