Be it because their children come from a different country or because they want them to learn a new language, many parents choose to enroll their kids in international schools.
Here are some of Barcelona’s best international schools.
Kensington School was founded in 1968 by former Cambridge University student Edward Paul Giles, in order to provide a British education for the international community in Barcelona. Kensington offers pre-school services, as well as junior school and senior school.
Kensington School is located at Carrer dels Cavallers 31-33 in Pedralbes.
American School of Barcelona
American School of Barcelona offers a North American-based curriculum, teaching students between 3 and 18 years old. Most classes are taught in English, but there are also Spanish and Catalan classes.
The American School of Barcelona is located at Carrer Jaume Balmes 7, at Esplugues de Llobregat.
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Lycée Français de Barcelona
Founded in Barcelona in 1924, Lycée Français de Barcelona wants to provide students with the best learning tools possible, like the knowledge of French, English, Spanish and Catalan, so that in the future they can decide where to pursue their education without language being a barrier.
Lycée Français de Barcelona is located at Carrer Bosch I Gimpera 6-10.
Instituto Italiano Statale Comprensivo di Barcelona
If you would like your child to receive the best Italian education in Barcelona, consider enrolling him/her at Instituto Italiano Statale Comprensivo di Barcelona. The school receives students from 6 to 18 years old, who attend all classes in Italian and also learn Catalan, English and Spanish as their foreign languages.
Instituto Italiano Statale Comprensivo di Barcelona is located at Pasaje Mendez Vigo 8, in the neighborhood of Dreta de L’Eixample.
Zürich Schule not only offers classes in German, English, Catalan and Spanish for students from 3 to 18 years old, but also teaches them sports and culture.
Zürich Schule is located at Avenida Pearson 73.
An independent private school accredited by the Ministry of Education in Germany, Deutsche Schule teaches preschool to students between 3 and 6 years old, Gymnasium to students from 7 to 12 years old, and Haupt+Realschule to children over 10 years old. Students can also take the Bachillerato classes which will allow them to study and any German or Spanish university.
Deutsche Schule is located at Avenida Jacinta Esteva Fontanet 105, at Esplugues de Llobregat.