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?
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 […]
What does success mean to you? Some people associate success with money and power, others with travel, others with working at something they love, others with spending time with their friends or family. What do you think? Success, achievement, goals, satisfaction, learning… all involve failure and overcoming obstacles. A successful person is possibly the one […]
The renowned neuropsychologist Álvaro Bilbao visited three cities in the North East of Spain at the same time last Thursday, 24th February, bringing together more than 400 people in what was the first joint event of the three British and international schools of Globeducate in Spain; O Castro, Coruña and St. George’s British International Schools, […]
Last February our school enjoyed a fun-filled day outdoors, the second of this academic year. Outdoor Classroom Day is celebrated around the world twice a year, but because of all the benefits it brings to our students, all Globeducate schools have decided to celebrate these days more frequently. Being outdoors helps the children to have […]
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