Month: June 2018

Congratulations Alejandro!

27th June 18

We would like to congratulate our pupil Alejandro Barea who has obtained the highest mark in the University Entrance Examinations with a 9,975. Thanks to this mark Alejandro will be able to study the double degree of Physics and Maths which is what he wanted to do. As he says himself, this result is not…

High Altitude Balloon

22nd June 18

On June 15th, a team of aspiring young engineers successfully launched and recovered a high altitude balloon (HAB) in the province of Ciudad Real. The adventure started months prior to the event as students came together to organize and design their first launch – this included the planning of all necessary flight equipment and the…

Headmaster's Letter

22nd June 18

During these weeks of June in which there is an air of frenzy and nervousness at School, typical of students sitting their final exams at the same time as there are rehearsals for the dances and celebrations which culminate the academic year, I would like to share with you a double satisfaction. On one hand,…

Versus debate prize giving

22nd June 18

As is becoming a habit in the last few years, we have awarded the prizes form the “Versus “ debate competition to the winning groups in 1st and 2nd cycles of Secondary. We highlight the commitment and above all the respect shown throughout the different qualifying rounds which they have had to go through in…

Club de Rugby

21st June 18

The last three Friday’s students from secondary have been training with the newly formed Rugby Club here at the Altillo School.  There were over 30 students who participated in the first training session, including several girls.  Next year the club will continue to develop and grow. Our students have shown a genuine interest in this new and…

We donated to Autism Cadiz

20th June 18

Last week we donated the 395€ collected at the theatre by Early Years and Primary pupils to Autism Cádiz. As a sign of gratitude, the president José María Sabido Galera gave us a beautiful painting done by users of the association. We felt very proud to have contributed with our grain of sand and the…

Non Uniform Day – Changing Lives

19th June 18

For he fifth year in a row 1st year Baccalaureate students have mobilized the whole School to buy a cow and send it to a family in need in Uganda. Thanks to the NGO Changing Lives for giving us the opportunity to take part in this Project. Thank you all for participating! Congratulations!

3rd Primary LOVE Epic!

19th June 18

We did it! 3rd Grade have read over 10,000 books in English and were rewarded with an ice pole party. 3 EPO C had read the most books overall so they also enjoyed a waterfight and extra playtime. By reading or listening to Epic books on the iPads, students are gathering new vocabulary and learning…

We have had a visit from Lorena, midwife.

19th June 18

This year we have had a visit from Lorena, midwife coordinator in Asisa Jerez Hospital and Antonio´s mother. She talked about how she cared for pregnant women, how she knows that the baby is alright and many interesting things about pregnancy. Lorena was accompanied by another pregnant mother so the children could hear the baby´s…