When buying a home in the Costa del Sol and then moving, people involuntarily ask the question "where will my children go to study in a new country, without knowing the state language?" But Marbella is much more than a resort town. Some of the most prestigious schools in Spain are located here, where the level of education is not inferior to the leading private schools in Great Britain, France, Switzerland.
Education in Spain is very popular with Spaniards and visiting foreigners. The training is divided into 4 stages:
Guarderias (private and public kindergartens)
Colegio Primaria (primary school, 3-11 years old)
Institutos (high school 12-18)
Universidad (private and public universities)
Many educational institutions in Marbella place great emphasis on the study of foreign languages, which has a beneficial effect on the development of bilingualism among students.
We have compiled a list of the 5 best schools in Marbella, many of which include a daily bus service:
Swans School International (Sierra Blanca, Marbella)
Prestigious international school with primary and secondary education, accepting students from 3 to 18 years old. The school is accredited by the National Association of British Schools in Spain (NABSS) and the Spanish Ministry of Education. Accordingly, training is conducted in English and Spanish. They volunteer to study French, German and Chinese.
Upon completion of secondary education, students will receive a bachelor's degree, which will allow them to continue their studies at the best universities in the world.
Aloha College (Nueva Andalucia)
Aloha College was opened in 1982 and accepts students from 3 to 18 years old. Education is conducted in two languages (English and Spanish) and is based on the Spanish and British educational system, so that after graduating from college, students can receive a certificate that meets the standards of both systems.
The college stubbornly prepares for the IGCSE exams and university admission.
In addition, Aloha College is equipped with a design studio, scientific laboratories, a music school, and a library. They have their own transport.
Laude San Pedro International (Nueva Alcantara)
The network of British schools Laude is located throughout Spain and the UK. The Costa del Sol region was no exception. The college has about 500 students from 40 different countries. The language of instruction is English. But the Spanish language is also given due attention. Most of the teaching materials are written in two languages. The school is equipped with the latest technology, teachers are in close contact with parents, and undergo annual certification, confirming their highest qualifications.
Also, the school has a huge number of electives, computer classes. All students have medical insurance during their stay at school, and a staff of psychologists works on the territory of the educational institution.
Colegio San José (Guadalmina, Marbella)
Private Spanish, bilingual school accepts students from 3 to 18 years old. The educational program places great emphasis on taking the Trinity College London exams. The college positions itself as an institution that helps children grow emotionally and intellectually.
The college has ongoing activities to strengthen the relationship between teachers and students.
In addition, San Jose College offers a variety of electives, computer labs, soccer field, swimming pools, tennis.
Colegio Alborán (Marbella)
Private secular college, founded in 1985, covering all levels of education in Spain. School helps to find creativity in a child and in every possible way stimulates the development of such qualities.
The school pays special attention to the mental health of its wards; first-class psychologists work in the educational institution. The standard program is complemented by numerous additional faculties, which contributes to the all-round development of children. The school provides meals, offering exceptionally healthy food of a high standard.
Public transport services are also provided.
The InvestHome Development team hopes that after reading our article, you will be able to choose the right educational institution that will meet all your needs.