Month: February 2020

Carnival 2020 party.

20th February 20

Today we celebrated our Carnival 2020 party, a show of joy, colour and music! In the morning, in our contest “Tu Cara Me Suena”, some of our 5º and 6º Primary students changed into singing stars for an hour, to the delight of the younger children. The celebration continued after lunch, when all the Primary…

The Street Child United.

18th February 20

Today some representatives of the NGO “The Street Child United” (a UK based charity seeking to improve the lives and protect the rights of street-connected young people across the globe) visited our school. They carried out various activities, and several assemblies were held with the students to explain what their project consists of, to develop…

Galicia First Lego League tournament.

18th February 20

Last weekend, our school “PDG Diamonds team”, (Pelayo A., Carlos D., Alejandro G., Paula M., Álvaro P., Daniel R., Charlotte Burmester and Filiberto Suárez), won the 2nd Gabadi prize for the best Scientific Innovation Project presented at the First Lego League Galicia tournament.  In addition to this trophy, the PDG Diamonds team has also been…

Love for nature.

14th February 20

Our school has been selected along with 7 other schools in Spain, to participate today, February 14th, in a “Global Action Day” for the Community (this activity belongs to the campaigns “Litter Less Campaign” and “Young Reporters for the Environment”). Global Action Days is a project of the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE), whose mission…

Fish tasting.

13th February 20

After the success of the tasting held in October for the Primary students, today we offered a “Fish Tasting” at lunchtime, where 12 students from ESO and Bachillerato   and Avelino Fernández (father of a student from the school), participated. Focusing on the need to consume fish at all times, given the diversity of tastes in…

ISP Welcomes Colegio Internacional Aravaca.

12th February 20

We are extremely pleased to announce that Internacional Aravaca in Madrid, Spain has joined the International Schools Partnership. The Colegio Internacional Aravaca is a co-educational Primary and Secondary school with nearly 550 students from 2 to 18 years of age. The school stands out not only for its strong academics, but also for the importance placed on…

Asturias Cross Country Championship.

11th February 20

Last Saturday, a group from the school, formed by students from 3º Primary to 3º ESO, participated in the Asturias Cross Country Championship. Congratulations to all! Final positions of our students: -Alevín Femenino (192 participants) Daniela García: 65 Aitana Fdez.-Teruelo: 79 -Alevín Masculino (218 participants) Pablo Castañón: 36 – Infantil Femenino (195 participants) María Álvarez:…

1st University Fair at Palacio de Granda.

10th February 20

This afternoon we have celebrated our 1st University Fair at Palacio de Granda. Many universities and professional training centres were present: Air hostess Gijón. Esne Asturias. Ceu San Pablo de Madrid. Delegación de defensa en el Principado de Asturias. Universidad Nebrija. Universidad de Navarra. Universidad Europea de Madrid. ISDE, Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía….

University of Oviedo Orientation Days.

5th February 20

Our 2º BAC students attended today the University of Oviedo’s University Orientation Days. After a presentation by the vice-rector of students, where they were explained the characteristics of the EBAU and the admission processes and deadlines of Uniovi, the students had the opportunity to visit different corners of schools and faculties, as well as to…

Forensic Chemistry workshop.

5th February 20

Yesterday, Santiago Caireta, from the University of Navarra, gave a workshop to students of 1º BAC of Science, “CSI Chemistry”, an entertaining and educational workshop on Forensic Chemistry run by the University of Navarra at school. They got a closer look for a moment, seeing the professional opportunities that many of the degrees they are…