British School of Barcelona
Location: Campus in Castelldefels and Sitges, Barcelona. Catalonia (Catalunya).
Age: 3 – 18 years old.
Student’s residence: Day school.
Curriculum: British curriculum, international.
Language of instruction: English.
Other languages: Spanish, Catalan, French, German; Russian (as an after-school activity).
Extracurricular activities: football (soccer), taekwondo, rugby, basketball, skateboarding, mugendo, gymnastics-dance, swimming, fencing, tennis, robotics, coding, chess, cookery, arts-and-crafts, ballet, music, choir, musical theatre, aloha (mental arithmetic), Russian, Spanish.
Sports: regular competitions of football (soccer), basketball, handball, netball, endball, rugby, volleyball, swimming, cross county. We also organise a ski trip every year.
Summer / Holiday camps: Yes.
Campus BSB Castelldefels
Carrer Ginesta 26, 08860 Castelldefels, Barcelona
Campus BSB Sitges
Passeig Isaac Albéniz, s/n, 08870 Sitges, Barcelona
Campus BSB Nexus
Carrer Ginesta 2-10, 08860 Castelldefels, Barcelona
The British School of Barcelona is one of the most important international schools in Spain, having been recognised year after year as one of the 20 best international schools by national newspaper, El Mundo, in its annual 100 best schools in Spain rankings.
With 60 years of history (1958-2018), the school is formally recognised and accredited by the British government for teaching the English National Curriculum, the Spanish curriculum and the International Baccalaureate.
The British School of Barcelona currently has three campuses located in Sitges and Castelldefels:
- BSB Sitges: Early Years and Primary (3 to 11 years)
- BSB Castelldefels: Years, Primary and Secondary (3 to 16 years)
- BSB Nexus: Pre-University Education (16 to 18 years). New Pre-University campus, opened in April 2018. It provides a distinct educational model that not only educates students aged 16 to 18 academically but also helps them develop 21st century skills, including critical thinking, emotional intelligence, communication, and teamwork, to meet the demands of rapidly changing world.
Each year its students, of over 50 nationalities, are offered places at some of the world’s best universities, such as Oxford, Cambridge and Imperial College London.
The British School of Barcelona has been a Cognita school since 2007.