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Inspired Welcomes Colégio Internacional de Vilamoura to its Premium Family of Schools

  • CIV is renowned for its innovative educational approach and academic excellence 
  • CIV is one of the most prestigious private schools in South Portugal  
  • Inspired provides a premium education to 110+ schools, 80,000+ students in 6 continents 
Colégio Internacional de Vilamoura

London, UK, 23rd February: Inspired, the leading global group of premium schools which delivers an outstanding holistic education to students around the world, has partnered with Colégio Internacional de Vilamoura (CIV), Portugal. CIV, founded in 1984 is one of the most prestigious private education providers in the South of Portugal, encompassing both the Portuguese National and Cambridge/British National curricula and educating over 650 pupils. 

The acquisition supports Inspired’s strategic ambitions to continue building the world’s leading group of premium schools.  

Nadim M Nsouli, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Inspired, commented, “I am thrilled to welcome Colégio Internacional de Vilamoura to the Inspired group. CIV is a leading school in Portugal and will now become part of our world leading global community. This will enable CIV students to benefit from access to Inspired's global best practices in teaching and learning, transforming and broadening their horizons. These opportunities, coupled with the international curriculum and initiatives we have in place, will instil in students a heightened understanding and appreciation of their fellow global citizens, equipping them for success in both their academic pursuits and future careers within an ever-evolving global landscape.”

Tiago Calçada Correia and Reinaldo Teixeira, Board members of Colégio Internacional de Vilamoura, said, "We are delighted to be partnering with Inspired, and we are excited to see how the partnership will help us reach our full potential. Colégio Internacional de Vilamoura and Inspired share the same values and dedication to ensuring students receive the best possible education. Our mission is to promote international education and CIV students will now also benefit from the outstanding global opportunities being part of the Inspire community will open up to them.”

CIV’s philosophy and values are perfectly aligned to Inspired’s forward-thinking educational ethos, combining the best of traditional learning with innovative pedagogy. CIV has a strong academic focus, excellent pastoral care and outstanding facilities, which have resulted in exceptional exam results, with the majority of students receiving their first choice of higher education or career.

Inspired utilises the best educational practices from every corner of the globe to ensure each student receives a first-class learning experience, from Kindergarten to Year 13. Students benefit from a robust, holistic, international curriculum formed around the Inspired three pillars of modern education: academic excellence, sports, and performing and creative arts, with dedicated, highly qualified specialist teachers who demonstrate Inspired's exemplary methodology.