SEK International School Alborán
Location El Ejido, Almería. Andalusia
Age 0 – 18 years of age
Boarding: day school
Curriculum Spanish (bilingual in English) and International Baccalaureate
Vehicular language: English and Spanish
Other languages: French and German
Extracurricular activities: schola cantorum, choir, piano for beginners, dance, drama, painting workshop, speech therapy, stellar programme, programming, oratory, debate, TED-ED Club, Wealboran SEK Alborán Media Club, Journalism Club, ASEKMOV Robotics Club
Summer courses Yes
Sports: indoor football, 7-a-side football, basketball, swimming, volleyball, taekwondo, triathlon club, tennis school, golf school, rowing
SEK International School Alborán is part of SEK Education Group, with over 128 years of teaching experience and nine schools around the world whose origins are to be found in a free and independent century-old family tradition committed to offering high-quality education. SEK-Alborán in Almería, founded in 1999, is a private, bilingual Spanish-English school located in the Almerimar residential estate in the town of El Ejido.
The only school in the province authorised to teach three International Baccalaureate Organisation® Programmes alongside the national curriculum. The school grounds span 28,000 m2 including buildings housing each educational stage, an indoor sports hall, athletics tracks, indoor football, basketball, science labs, library, heated pool, dining hall with its own kitchen, school transport service, nursing services, Kindergarten and morning classroom.
In line with our commitment to international education, we have exchange programmes with IB World schools located in France, Italy, Germany, England and the United States. The school’s students also take part in Model United Nations (MUN) in Madrid, Rome, Oxford, Hamburg and Baden-Baden; the Comenius Projects; and a School Solidarity Project that collaborates internationally – Siyakula School in South Africa and ACOES Schools in Honduras; in Spain with associations such as the Spanish Food Bank and Red Cross and locally with educational initiatives for associations such as ARGAR Children with Cancer, AXDIAL Children with dyslexia, ECOEMBES or Koopera Almería.