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  • Truly International

    With over 70 nationalities, we are a diverse and welcoming school which prepares students to succeed anywhere in the world

    Primary school girls play with a skipping rope in the playground

  • Globally-Respected Curricula

    We are the only school in Madrid to offer all three International Baccalaureate Programmes in English

  • Learning to Love Learning

    We believe in helping a child to discover and pursue their passions, whether that’s in the classroom, on the pitch or on stage

  • A Passion for Teaching

    Our teachers are dedicated to delivering high-quality education, and to helping every child reach their potential

    ICS Madrid Head of Secondary with the Math Department

  • Join Our Community

    We are proud of our growing family of parents, teachers and socially-confident students. We’d love to welcome you too

  • A Vibrant Place to Be

    The school year is packed with activities and achievements. Celebrate them with us

    A secondary school pupil laughs as he plays volleyball outside

  • Tailored to Every Child

    Our students love coming to school. Get in touch with us and we can talk about how we can make your child’s school days special

    Grade 6 girls smile with puppets they have made in art class

English as an Additional Language

At International College Spain, students who are new to English or are still acquiring English for academic purposes  receive English as an Additional Language (EAL) support as they adapt to learning in English. For more information about EAL at ICS see the links below.

  • ESL Team in the Secondary School the power of multilingual classrooms
  • Learning English as an Additional Language in the ICS Primary School
  • The EAL Team in the Primary School at ICS
  • Grade 8 write letters to one of our NAE sister schools
  • ESL students in Primary School show off their work
  • Working Together in the ESL Class in Primary
  • Ms Costello with her ESL students
  • ESL teacher Ms Savannah with students from the Primary School

EAL in the Primary School

EAL Teachers in Primary School
EAL in the Secondary School

EAL in the Secondary School Meet our Teachers


YouTube button ICS channel

To see a video about EAL in the Secondary School at ICS on our YouTube Channel, please click here


EAL Programme Information for both Primary and Secondary Schools can be found below.