Lecture on Art in the Environment

The art department at Swans School has been adapting its KS3 curriculum to embrace competition work – “Art in Action” – offered by BDFAS (the Benahavis Decorative and Fine Arts Society) for the past three years. Our students have done particularly well in
winning first prizes this year and last.   …

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Year 7 Humanities trip to Malaga

Year 7 had a wonderful time on our annual Humanities trip to Malaga. They got to visit the Cathedral, the Roman Theatre and the Alcazaba, the magnificent Moorish fortress that overlooks the city. They learnt about the origins of the city, including its founding by the Phoenicians and the later …

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U19 Basketball Tournament

What a fantastic day of Basketball for our under 19 teams at the tournament held by Atalaya school.    The girl's team went completed undefeated throughout the whole tournament, they then played in the final, only to lose by 2 baskets. The boys were knocked out of their group by …

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Sixth Form Trip to Tarifa, September 2017

Year 12 and 13 were fortunate enough to start the term with a team-building trip to Tarifa.  Great fun was had by all and it was a real chance for students across the two year groups to get to know each other better.  On arrival, after settling into their bungalows at the …

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Peace Day at Swans Sierra Blanca

The International Day of Peace was observed at Swans, as it is every year, with all students coming to school wearing symbolic white – an all-day reminder to think about peace and bring it into all our interactions.   The day started with a special assembly and continued at morning …

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EIC Swimming Gala 2017

Another fantastic performance by our students at one of the annual swimming gala's held at the English International College on Wednesday the 28th of September. Through the dedication of swim squad and PE lessons, our swimmers across all years have progressed and worked incredibly hard to achieve the results they …

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Swans’ September Swim Meet

On Wednesday the 20th of September we hosted Laude and Aloha for a swimming meet. This was an informal event which allowerd all our swimmers to be timed in breakstroke and frontcrawl from years 6-9. We achieved some great times with 7 of our students being the top swimmers in …

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8th International Chess Open, Dolomite Forni di Sopra

Lance Henderson (9CG) recently took part in this prestigious international chess event in Italy.  In all there were about 130 participants which were divided into three separate tournaments depending on player-rating and Lance played in the A – Master tournament.   The tournament went really well for Lance with him finishing 8th …

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8th International Chess Open, Dolomite Forni di Sopra

Lance Henderson (9CG) recently took part in this prestigious international chess event in Italy.  In all there were about 130 participants which were divided into three separate tournaments depending on player-rating and Lance played in the A – Master tournament.   The tournament went really well for Lance with him finishing 8th …

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