How to continue your studies after school
The Spanish baccalaureate (bachillerato or bachiller) programme consists of two years’ academic training to prepare pupils for higher education or high-grade vocational training or to start a career.
The advantages of international schooling
It’s an exciting time; you and your family have just relocated abroad or are planning to do so soon and you are ready to start your new life.
Vocational training (
formación profesional/FP), traditionally taken by pupils who failed to achieve the standards required to study for the baccalaureate (
bachillerato) and long discredited as only for those who aren’t bright enough to pursue an academic career.
State or private school?
Before enrolling your child in a school you have to decide whether you opt for a publick or a private education.