The Olive Tree School, Sant Pere de Ribes

February 20, 2018 | Catalonia, Schools Catalonia, Spain

The Olive Tree School based near the town of Sitges in the Barcelona region teaches the English national curriculum for pupils aged 3-16, culminating in iGCSE examinations.


The Olive Tree School teaches the English national curriculum through Nursery, Primary School and Secondary school to age 16, or keystage 4. The school emphasises small classrooms, with a maximum of 20 pupils from Year 1 to 11 and 24 pupils combined in Nursery and Reception.

Classic English curriculum subjects are integrated with Spanish language and Catalan language learning. Secondary school culminates in the iGCSE examinations.

The school prizes itself on an effective mentoring system, where each pupil has regular meetings with the same trusted mentor.


The Olive Tree School is based in Sant Pere de Ribes, a few minutes’ drive from from the expat hotspot of Sitges. The school is a 45-minute drive south of Barcelona city and a 30-minute drive from the Barcelona-El Prat international airport.

Fees & Admissions

Tuition fees start at €8,350 at Nursery level, rising to €12,440 for Keystage 4 (Years 10-11). Further information can be found on the school’s fees page.

The school is non-selective and accepts students all year round. More about the admissions process can be found here.

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Contact Details:

C/Modistes, 8, 08810 Sant Pere de Ribes
+34 931 886 215

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