8 international schools on the Costa del Sol.
The Costa del Sol is characterised, among other things, by its growing international community. For this reason we present you
1-Aloha College – Marbella
Following the British National Curriculum, this school has more than 35 years of experience. They provide education to students between the ages of 3 and 18 from over 50 nationalities.
One of the most recognised schools in Southern Spain, Aloha College Marbella is a non-profit educational foundation with 863 students representing over 50 nationalities. We offer a British international education from Early Years to Sixth Form (3 to 18 years).
They follow the British Curriculum, International Primary Curriculum and IGCSE during the 2 pre-university years, the International Baccalaureate Diploma and International A-Level programmes. Students can also receive qualifications under the Spanish system, giving them access to the best national and international universities.
The core values of Aloha College Marbella are Honesty, Respect, Effort, Caring and Resilience. The school revolves around the happiness and well-being of the children, while independent learning and personal development are an integral part of the curriculum. Our motto is BE YOUR BEST VERSION.
2- Colegio Alemán de Málaga
Since its creation, the Colegio Alemán has worked to build an educational centre of excellence.
In this context, the Colegio Alemán benefits from being a public school with the support of the German State, which provides the necessary resources to undertake the most ambitious infrastructure and equipment projects, to maintain a low teacher/pupil ratio and to support the permanent effort to develop the school on a continuous basis.
The College is also recognised by the Spanish Ministry of Education.
3-Laude San Pedro International College – Marbella
This international school in Marbella welcomes international pupils from 3 to 18 years of age. Following the British National Curriculum in Primary and Secondary, it offers the possibility of studying Spanish ESO and Bachillerato with up to 65% of the classes in English. This gives pupils the opportunity to choose between an international or a Spanish university.
Laude San Pedro International College has been chosen again in 2022 as one of the 30 best international schools in Spain and one of the top 6 international schools in Andalusia, according to the ranking of El Mundo.
4. Colegio San José – Estepona and Marbella
Its mission is to offer an integral education based on values through quality education.
To develop students’ abilities to achieve a human, intellectual and academic preparation in line with the future challenges of society.
Academic training is combined with education in values through the complementary curriculum. Respect, personal growth, companionship, coexistence, teamwork, are values that we encourage in our students through a series of sporting, artistic and cultural activities that also include care for the environment and commitment to society, a globalised society with which they have to interact.
As an International Baccalaureate World School, we are committed to developing informed and knowledgeable young people who will be prepared to face their future successfully and to contribute to a more harmonious and peaceful world.
5-The English International College – Marbella
Following the British National Curriculum, over 70% of the students at this school are of British origin, while benefiting from a further proportion of students of over 20 different nationalities.
Created to be ”free of any political, racial or religious prejudice” this first class public school is open to all, with no distinction between students regardless of their origins or religion, as long as they communicate correctly in the language of instruction.
6- Colegio Alborán – Marbella
We are a private school which covers all stages of the school system from 3 to 18 years of age.
Our project enjoys great national recognition and is an international reference point for residents of the area from a wide variety of backgrounds. We are a family institution, close to the students and their families, with personalised attention and involvement.
7- French International School of Marbella
They combine compatible and coherent tools, techniques, methods and pedagogies to put them at the service of our school project and especially of our first beneficiaries, the students. Like bees whose honey is the result of the hybridisation of several carefully selected nectars, we have selected the elements that seem to us to be the most suitable to constitute a new pedagogical approach. By “adapted” we mean: compatible with each other and coherent with our vision of education and our global conception of the human being.
8- Sotogrande International School – Sotogrande
Our international public school in Cadiz, Sotogrande International School (SIS), offers high quality, personalised English language teaching from 8 months to 18 years of age.
Since 1978 we have been constantly evolving and improving in order to provide the best learning experience for our students.
We are an evolving international school, passionate about international education, which inspires and stimulates intercultural knowledge and understanding, as evidenced by the many nationalities we have.