Circulars

Dear parents: as informed in the last announcement all candidates entered in IGCSE, AS or AL subjects will be awarded an official grade and an official results certificate exactly as they would have them had they sat exams in normal circumstances. These grades and results certificate will be as valid for university access as if they had been awarded in normal conditions.

Dear Secondary parents and students, please find attached timetable of the online lessons scheduled for next week 13th-17th April. These lessons will be taught by videoconference using Zoom.

Dear parents: with regard to IGCSE, AS and A Level examinations for May/June 2020, Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE) has informed us of the following points.

Colegio-Privado-Internacional-Britanico-Ingles-Las_Palmas-Maspalomas-English-School-y9optionsfairDear Secondary parents and students, please find attached timetable of the online lessons scheduled for next week 30th March-3rd April. These lessons will be taught by videoconference using Zoom.

cancelledexamsCambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE) has announced today that IGCSEs, AS and A level have been cancelled for schools throughout the world.

examsWe have received information from Cambridge CAIE by which the board informs that IGCSE, AS and A-Level examinations will take place despite the UK government's announcement yesterday. Cambridge understands this cancellation affects only schools in the UK and not British schools abroad.

cancelledWe inform you that due to the current situation, we've had to cancel the Chira camping both for the Primary department (and therefore the meeting scheduled for next Tuesday 17), as well as for the Maspalomas department.

online learningGiven the exceptional circumstances created by Coronavirus and the closure of the school, all departments will be setting work and activities to ensure the children's continued learning. This will begin from Monday 16th March until further notice.

El Gobierno de Canarias ha decidido hoy, jueves 12 de marzo, con la coordinación de las Consejerías de Sanidad y Educación, Universidades, Cultura y Deportes, la suspensión de la actividad lectiva en todos los centros educativos del Archipiélago desde mañana viernes, 13 de marzo, y durante un periodo de dos semanas (14 días).

Dear parents, due to the uncertainty surrounding Coronavirus and its evolution, we have decided to postpone the Primary show until the third term.

Y10_Parents_Meeting_PresentationDear Parents: please find attached presentation from the Year 9 meeting, which took place on the 18th February.

Health and Hygiene campaigns have been put into place in all departments of the school to ensure pupils are following the guidance from the health authorities. This is being done as part of our usual PSHE program and without causing unnecessary alarm.

alertaAVISO URGENTE: Por orden de la Consejería de Educación, el colegio de Maspalomas permanecerá cerrado también mañana, martes 25 de febrero. La actividad lectiva se reanudará el miércoles.

alertaURGENT NOTICE: the Government of the Canary Islands, through the Ministry of Education, suspends classes for tomorrow Monday 24th February throughout Gran Canaria. By order of the Ministry, the school in Maspalomas will remain closed. We remind you that the schools in Las Palmas will remain closed Monday and Tuesday due to Carnival.

siblingsThose parents who have reserved a place for a brother or a sister, will receive an envelope this week with the enrolment forms and a letter requesting the documentation needed in order to formalise the enrolment. Please hand in the envelope with the forms and the documents before Friday 28th February.

Carnaval Infantil 2020Dear Parents: we will be having our Carnival Party on Friday 21st February 2020 (for pupils only). Children may come to school dressed in their carnival costumes (please ensure that the children wear comfortable shoes).

Dear Parents: carnival is nearly upon us and we will be celebrating our party on Friday 21st February. We remind parents that this party is for the children to celebrate with their teachers only.

T2_Newsletter_MaspalomasDear Parents: firstly, I would like to wish you all a very happy new year. The children have returned to school with a very positive mindset and a great enthusiasm for learning!

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