The respected ranking “Los 100 mejores colegios” (100 Best Schools), published by the leading national Spanish newspaper El Mundo, has recognised Colegio San Patricio as the best school in Spain. “Los 100 mejores colegios”, which released its 23rd edition this week, is compiled by experts that each year conduct a rigorous review of more than a thousand schools and is widely considered the most reliable schools’ ranking in the country.
Based on 27 criteria that assess a multitude of aspects, including the educational model, extracurricular activities, facilities and the students’ results, Colegio San Patricio, Madrid, achieved a remarkable total of 97 out of 100 points. In the review, the school is praised for its “educational model” as well as for offering a personalised education and an excellent “early learning of English, French and German”.
The panel also remark on the significant efforts that the school has put into renovating and expanding its facilities, with “a new 700 m2 building, a new swimming pool” and “six new laboratories”, in addition to “new designs of spaces in the classrooms”.
Elena Benito, Europe Chief Operating Officer, and Spain Managing Director of Inspired Education Group stated: “We are delighted with this recognition that rewards the efforts of our students, faculty and all the staff who contribute to the success of the school on a day-to-day basis. The educational model of Colegio San Patricio has continuously evolved to remain relevant and include the most forward-thinking concepts since its creation 64 years ago. This progressive approach enables the school to fulfil its mission of preparing students to be successful in future careers, supported by the values instilled throughout their school days. Undoubtedly, this recognition fills us with enthusiasm to continue working and improving in the future”.