LONDON, August 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — North Anglia Education announced today that the Hamelin-Laie International School of Barcelona, Spain joined its family of premium international schools. Hamelin-Laie marks the second school in North Anglia in Spain and its 79th school in the world.
Founded in 1989, Hamelin-Laie teaches 1,300 students of 40 nationalities from kindergarten to 12th grade. It offers the national curriculum up to high school, taught in English, Spanish and Catalan. It then offers an IB Diploma and the National Bachillerato – the Spanish National Curriculum – in the last two years. The school’s students are also accepted into the top 100 universities in the world.
Hamelin-Laie is a pioneer in trilingual learning. As the first school in Catalonia to introduce learning in English, Catalan and Spanish, its methodology has been studied by international universities. It is also the first school of Spain to teach Mandarin Chinese, and in 2019 the school officially became a Confucius Institute classroom.
Andrew FitzmauriceCEO of Nord Anglia Education, said:
“Hamelin-Laie and Nord Anglia share the same educational philosophy of wanting to help our students achieve more than they ever imagined. We are proud that Hamelin-Laie has chosen to join Nord Anglia and excited at the prospect of what we can achieve together for our students.”
Mrs. Sas Pont, founder of the international school Hamelin-Laie, said: “We wanted to be part of the Nord Anglia family of schools because of the huge opportunities it provides for our students and colleagues. Everyone at our school is delighted with today’s news and what it means for our school community.”
Hamelin-Laie’s 1,300 students join over 70,000 other Nord Anglia students around the world and have access to unforgettable world-class learning opportunities that include collaborations with institutions such as UNICEF, The Juilliard Schooland MIT. Students also have access to Nord Anglia’s Global Campus, a technology-based learning platform that connects them to thousands of their peers around the world.
Hamelin-Laie’s teachers will benefit from Nord Anglia’s world-class professional development programme. This includes online learning through Nord Anglia University and the Nord Anglia MA in International Education with King’s College London.
Hamelin-Laie joined International College Spain in MadridNorth Anglia’s first school in Spain.
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SOURCE North Anglia Education