Lighthouse American School is an american school candidate for the PYP Program and accredited by the NEASC. The school is located in Valdemarín, an exclusive neighborhood in Aravaca (Madrid). The setting is very natural and quiet, full of vegetation and glorious old trees. At Lighthouse American School you will find:
· Native teachers · International atmosphere · Natural environment · Family conciliation
The school years is the time where students are formed as learners, as active engaged citizens, and to a great extend, it marks their opportunities for the future. That is why at Lighthouse they take this into account and try to maximize their opportunities.
1. Curricular opportunities: their students will be able to study wherever they like.
· In Spain: certification validated by the Community of Madrid
· In the USA: NEASC certification, which annually evaluates the school under 15 headings and through more than 120 indicators.
· International Baccalaureate: with its recognized prestige and academic excellence, it will allow them to study in about 50 OECD countries.
2. Opportunities for personal development: Lighthouse educate people with values.
· They train their students in social-emotional intelligence. · They train and evaluate in the skills of the future: creativity, innovation, complex problem solving, etc. · They help their students face the unknown, developing skills such as proactivity, resilience, analysis and problem solving. · They help them acquire values such as sustainability, social innovation, companionship, etc.
3. Wellness opportunities: the habits students acquire in school will stay with them for a lifetime.
The size and characteristics of Lighthouse American School make the relationship between the members of their community much easier. Families know everything that happens in their day to day, having a direct relationship with the team.
Lighthouse American School will remain open during most school holidays and morning arrivals are very flexible without additional cost. In addition, they offer an exciting after school program and summer camp.