The American School of Barcelona is an international private school from PK3 to 12th Grade. ASB offers a university preparatory curriculum, including the IB Diploma Program, which provides its graduates access to American, Spanish and International universities.
16-12-2014 After a few days of hectic preparations, we celebrated our Winter Bazaar and had a blast. The tables looked fantastic and there was a wide variety of food and gifts to buy. The raffle was a huge success as well as the Silent Baskets Auction, to which all our students contributed (from the ECC to MS), plus other objects donated. The basket which raised the most money was the "Movie Nights" basket from the 7th Grade, who will receive tomorrow some snacks and 200 Euros as a...read more
05-12-2014 Julian Coultas, a distinguished Apple Educator from England, has been working with students and teachers with iPads this week. He has taught lessons in all 4th and 5th grade classrooms using apps that support students with reading, writing, math, and presentations. All elementary teachers have had sessions with him about how to integrate technology and iPads into the curriculum as well. It´s been a really fun and educational few days for everyone..read more
03-12-2014 Last year, ASB started an innovative Entrepreneur program with its High School students. Students apply the same methodology used in the most prestigious Business Schools, such as Harvard, IESE, and ESADE, to identify and develop a business case. They later present their projects to teachers, parents, and other members of the ASB community in order to attract potential investors. Click to see the projects´ video: Here are some of the creative business ideas our students have developed this semester:- an innovative Internship program between schools, students and hospitals- Teddy...read more
02-12-2014 Every Wednesday, from November 2014 through May 2015 of the current school year, ASB students will travel to Nestlé offices where each of them will have a one-hour conversation in English with one of the executives about the issues related to the business world.Thus, while students connect the knowledge gained in their economics classes in a professional environment, Nestlé employees practice their English skills. See video below.read more
01-12-2014 Again this year some of our high school students acted as waiters during the charity Gala "Ayudans a creixer" (Help us grow), organized by Sant Joan de Deu Hospital to raise funds and awareness for the children suffering from cancer. ASB supports Sant Joan de Deu Hospital through donations and our students through community service.read more