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  • Truly International

    With over 60 nationalities, we are a diverse and welcoming school which prepares students to succeed anywhere in the world

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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IB Middle Years Programme

Our middle school curriculum follows the IB Middle Years Programme (MYP). If your child is aged 11-15 they will follow this middle school programme designed to broaden their thinking and explore world issues.

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For children of middle school age (11-15) we follow the IB Middle Years Programme. This is regarded as one of the finest middle school curriculum offerings in the world.

What is the MYP?



The MYP has a strong focus on developing attitudes, values and skills. In essence the programme doesn't just offer facts and knowledge, but a deep understanding of how to learn and how to apply their learning. This is developed through the MYP:

  • In grade 6 - 8 your child will lay the foundations for future study honing their skills in creativity, communication, collaboration and critical thinking.
  • In grades 9 and 10 your child will have more responsibility and develop in-depth research projects that allow their understanding to be demonstrated.

For students entering the school in Grade 10, there is an option to do a Pre-DP course instead of the MYP. Please enquire with Admissions regarding this course.

For further information and news on the changes to the MYP programme, please see the documents posted below.

Further information on the Middle Years Programme