NEWS & EVENTS

NEW ISP MEMBER! BRITISH SCHOOL OF GENEVA

We are pleased to announce that the ISP family has a new member: British School of Geneva, located in Chatelaine, Geneva, Switzerland. The school offers an excellent education to more than 200 students of 70 different nationalities, mainly children from local families based in Geneva. It is recognized as the only local international school offering […]

LAUDE FONTENEBRO SELECTED AS ONE OF THE 100 BEST SCHOOLS IN THE COUNTRY!

Laude Fontenebro School has been selected as one of the top 100 schools in the country by El Espanol. In addition, we have obtained a special distinction within the 30 most innovative schools. Among the factors analyzed for the selection of the best schools in Spain, the pedagogical innovations, the international projection of the centers, […]

Girls who code

Coding is an important subject for all students here at Fontenebro. We start working with Beebots in the Early Years stage and keep increasing the difficulty through primary all the way to secondary and Bachillerato using different robotics platforms and programming languages. Year after year we have participated in the Week of Code organised by […]

ISP Film Festival Comenzamos!

  Ya estamos aprendiendo a tope sobre el fascinante mundo de la creación audiovisual. Los alumnos han tenido la oportunidad de conocer a través de videos de motivación los principales consejos que creadores y artistas profesionales darían a sus yo’s del pasado para comenzar con buen pie sus carreras en el mundo audiovisual. La actriz […]

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF WOMAN AND GIRL IN SCIENCE

On the occasion of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science (February 11), for some years and promoted by the United Nations General Assembly, different activities have been organized at the national level to promote and support scientific vocations, especially among girls and adolescents and raise awareness of the importance of equal rights […]

CULTURAL ENVIRONMENT WEEK

As part of our educational project “Green Learning”, this week we are going to carry out an environmental program consisting of 4 workshops, in which topics of vital importance for the care of our planet will be discussed: ♻️? Responsible consumption and healthy eating Global warming Ecosystem and biodiversity 3 R: Recycle, Reuse and Reduce […]

Pac Man’s 40th Anniversary May 22 2020

On the 22nd of May 1980, Japanese company Namco, released the first version of Pac-Man as a game for Arcade Machines. It was a total success at the time and  has influenced the history of videogames. To celebrate Pac Man’s 40th Anniversary we have been working on our own pacman versions in 1º ESO. Our […]

“IM AM AN ISP SCIENTIST” PROJECT

“IM A SICENTIST” is a new project of ILOS (International Learning Opportunities) that will take place this year, between the months of March and May. ISP students ages 8-14 will be invited to participate in a real-world STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) project through Citizen Science, where they will: Connect classroom learning with real […]

Environmental Education & Emotional Education

This week, to celebrate Environmental Education Day, we read the story “Blue Monster”, the story of a group of friends who grew up believing that they could play with nature regardless of the consequences of their actions. In the end they will learn to have fun without harming their environment. Blue Monster is a wonderful […]

POSTPONEMENT OF RETURN TO CLASSROOMS AT LAUDE FONTENEBRO SCHOOL

The Community of Madrid has announced the postponement of the return to the classrooms scheduled for Monday, January 18. Following its guidelines, the return of the students in person to our School will take place as follows: Wednesday January 20: the stages of Early Childhood Education, Primary Education and the 1st and 2nd ESO courses […]

TEACHER ASSISTANTS

We introduce you to our Learning Teacher Assistants, native staff specialized in perfecting our students' pronunciation and communication skills in English. In addition to their long experience, they have great creativity in teaching methods and great initiative in the development of activities. The aim of the center is to promote multilingual learning and a global [...]

THE WAY TO A BETTER WORLD: ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY PLAN

  At Laude Fontenebro, we go far beyond the education and well-being of our students. We believe that in order for future generations to be able to live in the same environment we currently live in, we have to establish an environmental sustainability plan, teaching our students how important it is to take care of […]

“INTERPRETING VAN GOGH”, AMAZING LEARNING IN LAUDE FONTENEBRO SCHOOL

“Interpreting Van Gogh” is a project developed at Laude Fontenebro School during the first term of the year. Cristina Béjar, Primary stage Coordinator in Laude Fontenebro School, began this project “as an interdisciplinary initiative in the Playful Philosophy classes, a subject within our educational curriculum from the age of 3 years old. Using the figure […]

We collapse our fears

Taking advantage of Halloween we have been talking about our fears, identifying which were real and which were imaginary. In general, his main fear could not be other than the fear of the coronavirus, that fear that has invaded us so much for months :(. They have written or drawn their fears on a piece […]

The yearning of the hug

Trying to adapt to current times and trying to create spaces to “get out and share” how we are feeling, we have held sessions in Elementary Emotional Education where we have identified what emotions we have felt in the confinement stage, how we have expressed them and how we have managed those that we find […]

Santa Claus visits Laude Fontenebro School

Nearby Sources inform us that yesterday December 16th, 2019 Santa Claus wanted to make a pit stop on his long trip to meet the Early Years students at Laude Fontenebro School. Santa Claus, known as “Papá Noel” by most of our children, arrived very tired from his amazing and wonderful journey from the northern lands. […]

THE TREE OF MEMORIES

“Zorro had had a long and happy life, but now he was tired. He looked at his beloved forest one last time and fell asleep… forever. ” Coinciding with Halloween and All Saints’ Day, the 1st and 2nd EPO classes had the opportunity to see a very special story called “The Tree of Memories” (Ed. […]

3rd annual ISP Model United Nations 

Following the success of the ISP Model United Nations (MUN) held in Spain and Costa Rica, we are excited to confirm that the 3rd annual ISP Model United Nations will be hosted by Tenby Schools Setia Eco Park in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from the 10th – 17th March 2020. The ISP International Learning Opportunities offer our students even more learning experiences that enable […]

Laude Fontenebro School participates again in the EU Code Week

Once again, Laude Fontenebro School, is participating in the EU Code Week which runs from the 5th to October 20th.  EU Code Week is an initiative which aims to bring coding and digital literacy to school-age children in a fun and engaging way.  Through a variety of coding activities our students in Early Years, Primary […]

The value of learning – El Mundo

Please look out for our special feature in El Mundo today. We are delighted to be presenting our unique style of education, with a key focus on the way our pupils learn. We hope you will also be proud to have your children in our School. English translation: In Spain, families are fortunate enough to be […]

Laude Fontenebro School, reference in the development of STEM projects

 Laude Fontenebro School, reference in the development of STEM projects Last November  several of our teachers from Primary and Secondary attended the International STEM4MATH Conference at the University of Valladolid  in order to share the experience and methodology of Laude Fontenebro School in this area with the rest of European Schools.  STEM4MATH is a project […]

LAUDE FONTENEBRO SCHOOL OBTAINS ITS QUALIFICATION AS ECO SCHOOL AND THE GREEN FLAG OF ADEAC

LAUDE FONTENEBRO SCHOOL OBTAINS ITS QUALIFICATION AS ECO SCHOOL AND THE GREEN FLAG OF ADEAC Last month Laude Fontenebro School received the Green Flag in recognition of its commitment to the Ecoescuelas Program of the Environmental and Consumer Education Association (ADEAC) After three years of work that have culminated with the fulfilment of all the […]

European Union CODE WEEK

European Union CODE WEEK at Fontenebro No one can deny that the world has been affected by the rapid advances in technology and this has had a significant impact on our lives, not only on how we work, shop, communicate, and travel but also on how we need to prepare our students to cope with […]

Laude Fontenebro School, for the second consecutive year has been awarded for its high education level by the Carlos III University

Laude Fontenebro School, for the second consecutive year has been awarded for its high education level by the Carlos III University For the second consecutive year Carlos III University has awarded Laude Fontenebro School with a special mention for the results obtained by its students in the University Access Exams. This award highlights the high […]

Awarded by the Amancio Ortega foundation

Nuestro Alumno Alex Sanz, becado por la Fundación Amancio Ortega Our Student Alex Sanz, awarded by the Amancio Ortega Foundation Alex Sanz, our pupil in Laude Fontenebro School, was one of the students selected by the Amancio Ortega Foundation to grant him a scholarship during an academic year in Canada. The Amancio Ortega Foundation Scholarship […]

OUR EDUCATIONAL PROJECT

6 KEYS THAT DEFINE OUR EDUCATIONAL PROJECT These are the six key points which define Laude Fontenebro School’s educational project: 1. BILINGUAL SCHOOL, We are a bilingual school from 1 to 18 years old, except for year 1 and 2 which we have opted for a 100% immersion in English. 2. ACTIVE METHODOLOGY. The methodology at all […]

SUCCESSES AND IMPROVEMENTS IN LAUDE FONTENEBRO SCHOOL

  Laude Fontenebro achieve excellent results and open their new junior school facilities. Our school, Laude Fontenebro School in Moralzarzal has already opened the new facilities that allow us to have only one site to give physical and  methodological continuity to the entire education project from 1 to 18 years old The incorporation of the […]

Professor Spark’s Learning Lab

                    #IPC Entry Point #LaudeFontenebroSchool Year 2 Primary have started the IPC Unit ‘Brainwaves’ in an exciting way. Their classroom has been transformed into ‘Professor Spark’s Learning Lab’ and they are all the professor’s learning assistants on a journey of discovery to find out how we learn. The […]

ALMOST FINISHING THE NURSERY WORKS

We’re almost running out! The works to create new spaces and facilities to incorporate infant stage (since 1 year) to our campus are already in the final stretch ! Everything will be ready for back to school !

CONTINUING IMPROVEMENTS

                  Visiting the works of infant building, that we will open in September to join our campus from 1 to 18 years. Antonio Arrechea, Javier Sánchez and Pablo Arrechea (Architecture Arquivir) and Enrique Marcos (Opera Severita),  with Alicia Alonso de Leciñana, Headmistress of Laude Fonenebro School           […]

LAUDE FONTENEBRO SUMMER CAMP

Our Summer Camp today at the Retiro Park in Madrid. We enjoyed a lot. They have spent a great day!

NEW CHALLENGES AND NEW ADDITIONS TO THE TEAM

                          Dear Regine, We all at Fonte wish you the best in your new destiny. A farewell but not a goodbye, as I am sure our friendship will continue. Queremos dar la bienvenida a Silvia, nuestra nueva directora de marketing y admisiones, a quien […]

IPC COLLABORATIVE EAGLE MAKING PROJECT FOR OPEN DAY!

            Thanks to all who came to 2B classroom to collaborate on Open Day and make our IPC school mascot, ‘Lagee’ the eagle!  Working with strips of plastic bags, on a wire mesh structure, we learned how fun and easy it is to make sculpture! It was a wonderful team […]

KNOWLEDGE HARVEST

            Year 2 Primary have been brainstorming everything we know about the Olympics…We have been thinking about which sports are represented and when and where the Olympics is held.  We have created thought bubbles with all our ideas…

TEACH YOUR MONSTER TO READ

Year 2 Primary are making great progress learning sounds and teaching our monster to read.  We have ALL passed the first level now!  We use this innovative, interactive resource in the ICT room and we earn motivating certificates while practising phonics. There are two more levels to go – Great fun learning!!