Certificate of Quality S+

The National Child Safety Association has granted the prestigious Quality Certificate S+ to O Castro British School. The Certificate S+ for Child Safety is the maximum international distinction for infant schools, schools and all facilities and services looking after children. It is a great honour for us to be acknowledged for the safety of our students.

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Extracurricular Activities

At O Castro British School extracurricular activities are an essential accompaniment to our main curriculum, allowing our students to explore a range of new and exciting activities over and above their academic studies. We offer more than 40 different extracurricular activities to children aged from 4 to 16. Take the plunge and try something new!

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Family Events

We believe that active involvement of the whole family is key to a child’s education and all-round development. O Castro British School organises a number of events and activites in which the whole family can participate, and which reflect our educational philosophy, our mission and our vision as a school.

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An Education in Values

We work alongside our students to create a strong and inclusive school community, supporting each other in our attempts to become better individuals and working together to create a better world.

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NACE Events

As part of the NACE group our students are invited to participate in a wide range of international sporting, artistic, musical and academic events, which bring together young people from more than 50 countries worldwide and which promote our shared values of respect, tolerance and friendship.

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Summer Camps

During the summer, O Castro Summer School provides an opportunity for total immersion in the English language delivered via an exciting programme of sporting, academic and cultural activities. Our Summer Camp is specifically designed to encourage children to practise and improve their English in a stimulating, active and enjoyable learning environment.

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O Castro British School, Vigo’s top private school

O Castro British School, Galicia’s top international school

O Castro British School is a private school in Vigo offering the British National Curriculum from Early Years to Sixth Form. The school forms part of the NACE Schools Group and follows the highly-renowned British educational system. Our students are encouraged to develop the independent learning and critical thinking skills necessary to enable them to apply to the best universities in the world.

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O Castro British School, your private school in Vigo

The O Castro British School site is located in beautiful surroundings on the outskirts of Vigo, close to the University Campus. The school occupies an area of more than 10,000 m2 and the buildings and facilities have been carefully designed to create one of the most modern and well-equipped schools in the city. We provide a broad and balanced educational programme delivered via a stimulating, innovative curriculum, specially tailored to meet the needs of each individual student. We employ excellent teachers who work hard to create a caring and supportive learning environment.

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NACE Olympic Games 2019

The first British school in Galicia hosts this week the seventh edition of the NACE Olympic Games, a sports competition that since 2012 takes place in the different educational centers of the NACE Schools group distributed throughout the European territory. In this edition, the event will feature eight sports and more than 400 students from […]

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Sport Day

Last week, Early Years and KS1 students celebrated the Sport Day, a typical event in British schools, both in the United Kingdom and other parts of the world. With this event, we want to put in value the weight of sport in our educational project, as well as the promotion of important values such as […]

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ECA Festival

At the end of May, our rhythmic gymnastics, ballet, Spanish dance pupils and the ukulele band, celebrated our school’s traditional ECA Festival in the Auditorio Municipal of the Concello de Vigo, where they could shoe their parents everything they learned throughout the academic year. The ukulele band performed a mini-concert that lasted half an hour, […]

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Jewel Design

The Mother of Marta Alvarez Sanduende in Year 6 received a fantastic gift from her daughter for Mother´s day this year – specially designed jewelry for her by her daughter! ´Design a jewel for your Mother for Mother´s Day´ is organised by Colexio Oficial de Xoialia de Galicia.  Students from Year 4 to 6 in our college carefully and […]

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“We promote innovation, research and critical thinking of our students through a stimulating British curriculum 100% validated with the Spanish curriculum, and with the seal of quality of a Cambridge School. At O Castro British School we open our doors to our student’s future.”

Nathan Parry

Head Teacher

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