“Extra-curricular activities are aimed to strengthening the center’s opening to their environment and ensure the integral education of students. They are held outside the school hours; they are voluntary for students and will seek the active involvement of the entire school community. “ Extra-curricular activities are oriented to stimulate the artistic and intellectual capacity, the motor coordination and the integral education of the students.
Highlands School Barcelona organize paddle tournament for school families and pupils. These tournaments have the objective of involving families in school life, encouraging the family, which is one of our key points.
To the date, we have organized two tournaments, one in 2012 and the other in 2013, which were a great success of participation.
In addition to the tournament, various activities are organized for the children, a barbecue is done, we also hold a raffle… all designed to enjoy a great family day.
We hope that the following tournament will have the same success as the previous!
Highlands School Barcelona organizes some excursions during the academic year: one with the pupils and the other with Highlands’ families, because we want families to be able to experience the Highlands spirit.
School ski trip:
To increase the fellowship and group cohesion, Highlands School Barcelona also organizes a ski trip for pupils, where they enjoy a weekend in the snow. During these days, our pupils participate in ski lessons for beginners, mid-level and high-level. In the afternoon, we prepare different entertainment activities to promote teamwork and a good environment. With this, we try to enhance their competitive spirit, perseverance, and sports ability, which are all very important at our school.
The canteen service is available to pupils, teachers and school staff who wish to make use of it.
ARAMARK, the company managing the service, is considered one of the top three companies in this business. Every month, parents are provided with the menu for the month and nutritional information on the overall amount of protein, carbohydrates and lipids provided, as well as their weekly calorie value.
We guarantee good food for our pupils and believe lunch hour to be highly important for fostering good habits in our pupils through positive motivation campaigns.
The school offers a lunch menu every month, as well as three adaptations for students with egg allergies, lactose intolerance or coeliac disease. The different menus are sent to parents every month by our Educamos platform.
Bearing in mind the integral formation of our pupils, we have implemented a civility programme in the canteen that seeks to teach our pupils the following manners:
Sitting properly at the table
Using cutlery properly
Napkin use and etiquette
Trying all types of food
Filling the glass moderately
Keeping a clean table
Keeping voices down
Talking to everyone at the table
Blessing the food
Helping to serve others
Obeying dinning-room monitors
Eating everything even if you may not like the food
We offer a school bus service from different areas with responsible supervisors who accompany the children at all times to ensure their safety. We also offer the possibility to contract either a complete route or half a route (morning or afternoon). The bus stops and timetable for school year 2018-2019 are the following:
–7:45 am General Mitre – Muntaner.
–8:00 am Gregori Taumaturg square nº 6-7 next to Banc de Sabadell (round church).
–8:10 am FFGC Sarrià stop, closer to c/ Bonanova (between c/ Demestres i c/ Hort de la Vila).
–8:20 am FFGC Reina Elisenda stop, on the mountain side, close to Padre Damián school.
It leaves school at 5:10 pm.
–5:25 pm Reina Elisenda near Clínica Cruz Blanca.
–5:30 pm Sarrià: Vía Augusta – c/ Vergós.
-5:40 pm. Pl.Prat de la Riba (Corachan)
–5:45 pm Pl. Gregori Taumaturgo nº 6-7 next to Banc de Sabadell (Esglesia rodona).
–6:00 pm General Mitre – Muntaner.
-7:50 am. Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes/ c/ Girona.
-8:00 am. c/ Entenza/ c/ Diputación.
-8:15 am. Avda. Sarrià / Travessera de les Corts (Hotel Melià).
-8:20 am Francesc Macià square.
-8:25 am Travessera de les corts / c/ Aristides Mallol
The bus leaves schoool at 5:10 pm.
-5:25 pm. Av. Madrid – Crta. Collblanc.
-5:30 pm. c/ Sants con c/ Gayarre y Moianés
-5:35 pm. c/Villamarí – Gran Vía de les Corts Catalanes
-5:45 pm. Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes/ c/ Girona.
Please contact us and we will see what the best option for you is. Click here to fill out the form requesting information.
Uniformes Mínime is the official uniform supplier of Highlands School Barcelona.
All pieces of the uniforms have been produced in Spain. They have been made at tailor workhops carefully and specially chosen for each type of item, under strict quality control standards.
You can purchase them:
On-line via this link. The delivery normally takes between 24 and 48 hours. No delivery costs from 50€ on. In case you need to change items or sizes, delivery is also free of charge. Please check their commercial terms and condtions.
In their shop located at C/ Duquesa de Orleans 60, in Sarrià. It is a 10 minutes drive from our school. Shop open from 8:30am to 7:15pm (it does not close for lunch).
In order to see the different uniform pieces depending on the student’s grade, please click here.
From the TOP LEADER program, Highlands School Barcelona offers students an opportunity to grow in autonomy and personal maturity within a rich and diverse religious, historical and cultural context.
The program aims to achieve the following objectives:
Collaborate in the integral formation of each student.
Encourage cohesion among students in each class.
Perform the three great pilgrimages of Christianity.
Visit the main European capitals.
Each project will be prepared academically and will be evaluated from the corresponding subjects. The program is not exhaustive and the school can propose other extraordinary spiritual, cultural or humanitarian activities.
Below we inform you of the annual extraordinary activities program that the school will propose to students during the 2016-17 school year.
We have a comprehensive offer of summer camps available. Through Campamentos RC, HIGHLANDS SCHOOL Barcelona organises a number of camps for boys and girls. These age- and theme-based camps allow our pupils to learn, have fun and receive formation while enjoying their holidays.
Campamentos RC is an international leisure and camp organisation that offers healthy and entertaining activities to families for their children in a safe environment offering integral formation, perfect for fostering the development of maturity, freedom, responsibility and a capacity to have fun. We are specialised in leisure and spare time activities with Christian values. For further information: www.campamentosrc.es
Highlands School offers the possibility of studying abroad through the following options:
OXFORD INTERNATIONAL EDUCATIONAL GROUP. (https://www.oxfordinternational.com) More than 25 years of experience leading and organizing programs in England for foreign students. Company recognizedby the British Council. For students in 3rd, 4th ESO and 1st Baccalaureate.
IEC EDUCATION CONSUTANTS. (https://www.iecformacion.com) More than 20 years of experience offering students the University offers in England and America. IEC supports the student throughout the university access process.
Formalities and Administrative Procedures
1) ESO students with significant dedication to sport. (Information)
2) Aproval of foreign studies when applying for High school
Certificates should be issued by the school Secretary and should be requested at least 48 business hours in advance. To request a certificate, please deliver the following completed and signed document to the school’s secretary.
The student will be considered unregistered when filling out the attached withdrawal form signed by his/her parents or the student in case of legal age. From this moment, any previously signed commitment will be terminated.