19 Feb Mary Ward School of Barcelona
The Mary Ward School of Barcelona, also familiarly known as the “German nuns”, belongs to a group of Christian Schools of Catalonia. It is a small school with one class per age group, and a notable involvement and commitment by the entire educational community. Classes are taught to students from the age of one (P1) to 16 years old (4th ESO). The school’s first foreign language is German, which starts in P1. English is introduced in the 5th grade, and students reach high proficiency as proven by the results of standardised CB testing (Competències Bàsiques). Secondary students (ESO) can choose German or English as their first foreign language. New students are offered free German language lessons if they do not speak German. The Mary Ward School of Barcelona helps their students to become competent learners with a well-rounded education.
Language of instruction: Catalan
Other languages: Spanish, German, English