SEK International School Santa Isabel
Calle San Ildefonso, 18, 28012 Madrid, Spain
+34 91 527 90 94
|Language of Instruction||English, Spanish|
|Co-ed Age Range||3-12 years|
|Number of pupils||450|
|Authorised IB Programmes||IBPYP|
|PYP Coordinator||William Ivey|
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SEK International School Santa Isabel is one of the 9 schools making up SEK International Schools. Located in the centre of Madrid, it teaches the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP), the only school in Madrid authorised to teach this IB programme, and the Middle Years Programme (MYP).
Set in a district full of history and culture, the school has flexible and innovative environments that allow collaboration and teamwork between students and teachers, and is fitted with all the resources necessary for learning.
SEK-Santa Isabel teaches Early Childhood Education and Primary Education. The school is bilingual, with 65% of the day in English. The teaching staff is native-English speaking or bilingual, with extensive experience and training in English-speaking countries. In addition, the school also prepares its students to take external language certifications.
The school has a spacious gym on school grounds, as well as outdoor areas for sports such as swimming, tennis and padel tennis, football or basketball.
SEK-Santa Isabel students are part of a Virtual Learning Community 2.0, equipped with the necessary resources and devices for connected learning and including all the knowledge available on different platforms and devices (iPads, digital whiteboards, laptops, notebooks, wifi or Live@edu spaces, among others).
SEK-Santa Isabel teaches students all the skills they will need to be successful in the third millennium: education in values, emotional intelligence, mindfulness, multiple intelligences, public speaking and debate and a makerspace.
Another of the school's objectives is to discover the talents of its students early on and nurture them through its Stellar Programme for high-achieving students, with the aim of enriching their personal development.