General

examsWe have received information from Cambridge CAIE by which the board informs that IGCSE, AS and A-Level examinations will take place despite the UK government's announcement yesterday. Cambridge understands this cancellation affects only schools in the UK and not British schools abroad.

cancelledWe inform you that due to the current situation, we've had to cancel the Chira camping both for the Primary department (and therefore the meeting scheduled for next Tuesday 17), as well as for the Maspalomas department.

online learningGiven the exceptional circumstances created by Coronavirus and the closure of the school, all departments will be setting work and activities to ensure the children's continued learning. This will begin from Monday 16th March until further notice.

El Gobierno de Canarias ha decidido hoy, jueves 12 de marzo, con la coordinación de las Consejerías de Sanidad y Educación, Universidades, Cultura y Deportes, la suspensión de la actividad lectiva en todos los centros educativos del Archipiélago desde mañana viernes, 13 de marzo, y durante un periodo de dos semanas (14 días).

Health and Hygiene campaigns have been put into place in all departments of the school to ensure pupils are following the guidance from the health authorities. This is being done as part of our usual PSHE program and without causing unnecessary alarm.

alertaAVISO URGENTE: Por orden de la Consejería de Educación, el colegio de Maspalomas permanecerá cerrado también mañana, martes 25 de febrero. La actividad lectiva se reanudará el miércoles.

alertaURGENT NOTICE: the Government of the Canary Islands, through the Ministry of Education, suspends classes for tomorrow Monday 24th February throughout Gran Canaria. By order of the Ministry, the school in Maspalomas will remain closed. We remind you that the schools in Las Palmas will remain closed Monday and Tuesday due to Carnival.

siblingsThose parents who have reserved a place for a brother or a sister, will receive an envelope this week with the enrolment forms and a letter requesting the documentation needed in order to formalise the enrolment. Please hand in the envelope with the forms and the documents before Friday 28th February.

Colegio-Privado-Internacional-Britanico-Ingles-Las Palmas-Maspalomas-English-School-calendariosactualizadosDear parents and pupils: please find attached the updated school calendars with the 2020 school holidays confirmed.

oddsocksdayDear Children and Parents: as part of our ongoing PSHE programme we will be doing lots of work and activities about bullying and respect for others during the week of the 11th – 15th November.

Colegio-Privado-Internacional-Britanico-Ingles-Las Palmas-Maspalomas-English-School-picture dayThe school photos will be on Tuesday 15 October for Primary and Y7, and Wednesday 16 October for the rest of the Secondary School (Y8 to Y13). All Primary and Secondary students must come to school with winter uniform from Monday 14 October.

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