Why do we at Coruña British International School teach our pupils to think critically and why should you continue to do so at home?
Rituals and traditions
We understand the importance of celebrating important dates in the calendar, bringing shape to the year and giving students events to look forward to and get involved in. Along with celebrating cultural festivals we mark academic milestones, and celebrate achievements, and host regular all-school assemblies.
The house system at Coruña British International School
Coruña British International School follows the British tradition of the house system - in which every student is assigned to one of four“houses”for sporting activities, competitions, and other school-wide events.
In the houses, students of all ages work together to gain“house points”and take part in competitions such as the annual Sports Day to win glory for their house. This allows collaboration between different age groups and ensures that students get to know other children outside of their year group. Each house has a House Captain chosen annually, an opportunity to learn about leadership from a young age.
The four houses at Coruña School are:
Building connections between different age groups.
Why do children and adults need boredom in their daily lives? Like any other emotion, yes, it is necessary, and we should learn to be bored much more. And we should also teach children to be bored.
To teach a foreign language you have to create an environment in which the linguistic immersion is similar to that of the native language. This is possible even if parents are not fluent in English by choosing a British school.