Newton College, Alicante
Laude Newton College is a private, non-grant maintained, non-confessional, liberal school teaching the English national curriculum until secondary school, where it teaches the International Baccalaureate (IB) programmes.
Founded in 1991, Newton College later joined the pestigious Laude group of international schools and is an IB World School. The school was rated as one of the top 50 schools in Spain by Forbes España.
Laude Newton College has been, since it was founded, an innovative, international, mixed, bilingual (English-Spanish) school. The British National Curriculum is imparted in Early Years and Primary (the studies being convalidated in Spain and the UK). At Secondary and Baccalaureate levels, as well as the requisites of the Spanish education system, they impart the Middle Years Programme and the Diploma Programme, both of which are under the umbrella of the prestigious International Baccalaureate Organisation (I.B.O.), of which the school is a member. Laude Newton College has its own special working environment. Apart from the excellence in teaching of both English and Spanish languages, Valencian is taught from the first year of Primary Education and German from the last year of Primary education. This provides all pupils with a multilingual education, which will enable them to interact confidently in international and multicultural situations. Laude Newton College is a Centre in which the work carried out within the community of pupils, school staff and families has resulted in the consolidation of a benchmark centre for academic excellence, but regarding all of the other aspects which contribute to the comprehensive education of its pupils.
School fees range between 600 – 950 euros monthly. A list of school fees including transportation and lunch costs can be found here (in Spanish).
For school admissions at the EARLY YEARS stage, a visit must be arranged with the family and the child. In or after YEAR 2 (1st of Primary), the child must take an entrance exam in English, Spanish and Mathematics. The full admissions process can be seen here.
Newton College is based in the municipality of Elche near the El Altet international airport of Alicante. The school is a 20-minute drive from Alicante.
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