British Council School, Madrid

Bilingual education in practice

Founded in 1940, the British Council School in Madrid has a long and successful history of providing its students with a thorough immersion in English, whilst helping them retain their unique Spanish nationality and culture.

In this video, Gillian Flaxman OBE (Headteacher) and Pam O'Brien (Head of Secondary) share how they deliver a high quality bilingual and bicultural education for their 2000 students, aged 3-18.