British School of Barcelona
|British School of Barcelona|
|Type||Private, day school|
|Colour(s)||Navy Blue,Red,Beige and White|
The school is owned and operated by Cognita, a private Schools company based in Milton Keynes in the United Kingdom. The school is a founder member of the National Association of British Schools in Spain.
The school is located 20 miles from Barcelona, and serves children from the city and surrounding areas. Facilities at the school include classrooms, a library, laboratories, Information Technology suites, Music and Audio-visual rooms, Gymnasium, outdoor sports facilities and a theatre. It also includes access to Gran Via Mar swimming pool and sports centre. The school provides extra-curricular activities, bus service and canteen meals for all ages.
School organisation and studies
The school 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 study at Spanish universities prepare for the university access examination "Selectividad", which is organised by the UNED (Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia).
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- "Información de contacto." The British School of Barcelona. Retrieved on 18 February 2015. "Calle Ginesta, 26 08860 Castelldefels Barcelona, Spain"