FACILITIES: INNOVATIVE SPACES

The learning spaces are flexible, they make it possible for pupils and teachers to work as teams and include all necessary resources.

The school is located in an environment with extensive green and sports areas, on a campus of 40,000m².

It comprises:

  • Separate buildings for each educational stage, with communicating walkways.
  • A campus that acts as a meeting place for our pupils.

Every learning space has its own facilities and equipment, amongst which stand out:

School sports activity ranges from psychomotor activity and swimming for the little ones (integrated into the school timetable), up to intensive training, competitions and tournaments

Generous sports facilities, amongst which stand out:

A 1,000m² sports arena: tennis and handball court, basketball courts, 5-a-side football, 4 multi-purpose rooms (taekwondo, psychometrics, dance, skating and theatre).

1,000m² heated swimming pool with solar panels to heat the water and maintain a proper temperature.

Beach volleyball court.

Open-air sports areas for basketball, handball and football.

The UCJC Sports Club is next to the school, with its 140,000 square metres of sports facilities and a wide variety of activity options: tennis, paddle tennis, horse riding, swimming, golf…

See Facilities and Activities Sports

SEK Intelligent Classrooms are open classrooms that encourage investigation, experimentation, the acquisition of knowledge at the pupil’s own speed and the development of social, co-operative working, critical thinking and self-awareness skills. Always aided by technology and other resources.

Innovation and technology in the classroom:

  • Physics, chemistry and biology laboratories
  • Art classroom
  • Multimedia classroom
  • Robotics classroom
  • Painting studio
  • Music rooms
  • Library
  • Conference room
  • Radio transmitter

From Nursery Education to the Baccalaureate, the use of digital equipment and platforms extends without limit each pupil’s learning opportunities.

Virtual Learning Community 2.0

  • Interactive digital whiteboards in all classrooms, Netbooks, eBooks, iPads.
  • BiblioSEK, a virtual space filled with learning resources
  • SEK Intranet.
  • Virtual learning platform.
  • SEK Responde (SEK replies): virtual academic assistance for students of compulsory secondary education and Baccalaureate.
  • MySEK, Parents online room, electronic shop, Media SEK audiovisual channel, virtual community for ex-pupils.
  • The School’s Comunidades (Communities) 2.0, “Windows Live@edu” collaborative tool.
  • Our pupils’ systems for collaboration and research through the medium of Wikis, Podcasts, Webquests or their own blogs.

From secondary school onwards, the centre offers the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) system with lockers equipped with electrical chargers to store and charge their personal computers, and a portal with applications for helping pupils with their activities.

SEK El Castillo International School has male and female international residences.

Both residences offer a full range of facilities and services, and provide counsellors who offer guidance and help to pupils whilst they are living in the residence.

Residence Programmes

  • Academic and personal development
  • High-achieving pupils
  • Elite sports
  • International experience

See the SEK-El Castillo Students’ Residence

Residencia Femenina Espacios de aprendizaje SEK El Castillo