About Alegra School
Alegra British & International School is an independent/private British and International school in Madrid for pupils aged 3 – 18. The Early Year and Primary stages follow the British National Curriculum (3 – 11). From age 11 – 18, students follow the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme and the Diploma Programme of study.
The school strives to deliver the highest standards of academic excellence, to help each student find their innate talents, developing the knowledge, attitudes and skills for life-long learning. We help to establish those values and aspirations that will allow them to act with intellectual curiosity, thoughtfulness and humanity.
Alegra is founded on the Catholic doctrine and Christian values and throughout their life at school, students receive personal support with a transcendent vision of life. It follows the UK National Curriculum both in Infants and Primary stage. The school is accredited by The British Council and is a Cambridge University examination centre. At Secondary and Baccalaureate level, the school has implemented the International Baccalaureate, IB, programs. In Secondary, it follows the IB Middle Years Program (MYP) and in Baccalaureate the Diploma Program (DP). The school is an authorized IB World school.
Values and vision
The education offered at Alegra school, in human, academic, cultural, spiritual and esthetic terms – is aimed at the whole person and is based on a transcendental vision of human existence.
Alegra school offers its students a personalized education. The school believes that education is primarily the responsibility of parents and therefore has pledged to work in close collaboration with students’ families. In the school’s academic model, subject content and skills go hand in hand. In addition to consistent quality teaching of core subjects, the school places great importance not only on mathematics and the humanities, but also, throughout school life, on music, games, and artistic expression. Alegra is also founded on a transcendental vision of human existence and follows the Catholic doctrine is a pillar for the education of our students.