O Castro British International School is a private international School offering a top-quality education from Early Years to Pre-university. The school’s curriculum has been fully approved by both the Galician Government and the British Council, and is considered to be the foremost British School and the first and only Cambridge-approved school in the Galicia region.
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O Castro British International School is a private school in Vigo offering the British National Curriculum from Early Years to Sixth Form. The school forms part of the Globeducate Group and follows the highly-renowned British educational system. Our students are encouraged to develop the independent learning and critical thinking skills necessary to enable them to apply to the best universities in the world.Find out more
The O Castro British International School site is located in beautiful surroundings on the outskirts of Vigo, close to the University Campus. The school occupies an area of more than 10,000 m2 and the buildings and facilities have been carefully designed to create one of the most modern and well-equipped schools in the city. We provide a broad and balanced educational programme delivered via a stimulating, innovative curriculum, specially tailored to meet the needs of each individual student. We employ excellent teachers who work hard to create a caring and supportive learning environment.Would you like to find out more?
Having overcome the traditional dichotomy between “creative thinking” and “critical thinking”, there seems to be a clear consensus in the educational community regarding the need to combine creativity and critical thinking in order to get students to “think better in any area of knowledge”. In this sense, and after decades of training students in critical […]
Álvaro Bilbao filled the classrooms of the school, virtual (of course), with more than 400 parents who came to listen and learn from the neuropsychologist and author of the book El cerebro del niño explicado a los padres (The Child’s Brain Explained to Parents). The neuropsychologist, both in his books and in his talks, reminds […]
The first British school in Galicia and the only one to offer all educational stages is promoting the 1st O Castro British International School Infant Golf League, organised in collaboration with golb clubs in the area: Real Aeroclub de Vigo, Ría de Vigo (Domaio) and Golf Balneario de Mondariz. The event will be played in […]
The philosopher Fernando Savater speaks of “true education consists not only in teaching how to think but also in learning to think about what we think about, and this reflective moment – the one that most clearly marks our evolutionary leap with respect to other species – requires us to realise that we belong to […]
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