British School of Barcelona
|British School of Barcelona|
|Castelldefels/Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain|
|Type||Private, day school|
|Colour(s)||Navy Blue,Red,Beige and White
homepage = britishschoolbarcelona.com
Today the school is owned and operated by Cognita, a private Schools company based in Milton Keynes in the United Kingdom. The school is also a founder member of the National Association of British Schools in Spain.
The School today
The school is located 20 miles from Barcelona, and serves children from the city and the surrounding areas. Facilities at the school include classrooms, a library, laboratories, Information Technology suites, Music and Audio-visual rooms, Gymnasium and outdoor sports facilities.
School organisation and studies
The British School of Barcelona educates children from Nursery School age to University Entrance. Studies at the school mainly follow the National Curriculum of England and Wales. Pupils at the school then study for GCSE and A Level examinations.
Pupils at the school who plan to go on and study at Spanish universities prepare for the university access examination “Selectividad”, which is organised by the UNED (Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia).