The British School of Barcelona

Independent, co-educational school for children from 3-18 years of age. There is an International mix of students. The English National Curriculum is delivered by teachers who are native-English speakers with British teaching qualifications.

The British School of Barcelona is an independent school with 57 years’ experience providing an education of excellence to thousands of pupils from three to eighteen years of age. Our goal is to help our pupils achieve academic excellence while developing their personal and social skills.


The British School of Barcelona is ranked as one of the 20 best international schools in Spain, and the 90% of our students get to enter leading universities of their first choice, whether in Spain, the UK or other countries.


Our modern and spacious premises are equipped with the latest technology and modern teaching equipment, thus creating effective teaching and learning environments. The school has a Theatre, a Library, five Science Laboratories, seven Music rooms, two IT rooms, a dining hall, a gymnasium, outdoor sports grounds, a football pitch and several playgrounds.


Our school occupies a prime site in Castelldefels, just a stone’s throw from several sports clubs, such as the Olympic Canal, Andrés Gimeno Tennis Club and Granvia Mar Sports Club, where many sport activities take place. With easy access to the centre of Barcelona, and just 10 minutes from the airport, the school provides transport services to and from different locations.