Meet the Community: Ms Lori Stewart

This week, we have interviewed Ms Stewart, Chester College International School´s Early Childhood teacher. We want to share with you some bits and pieces about her life and experiences. Q: Ms Stewart. where are you from? A: I’m from Austin, Texas. It is one of the biggest cities in the United States! Q: When did […]

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Tennis competitions

At the start of this school year a lot of students got involved at the tennis activity organised by the tennis club in Os Tilos, in our neighbourhood. Students practice every Wednesday from 5:45 to 6:45 with coaches Iván and Marcos. To show their progress in the field of tennis, the tennis coaches of the club […]

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2016 New Year resolutions

After a three-week holiday, it is time for the students and teachers of Chester College to come back to school and get back to work. Fresh from the vacation, the students of Chester are ready to take on the 2nd trimester of the school year. Fortunately, everyone seems full of energy and excited to learn […]

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Preparing for the Christmas season

Christmas is right around the corner, and at Chester College, we were not willing to overlook this wonderful occasion. Over the past two weeks, the students of Chester have done various things in order to give the school a very unique Christmas spirit. For instance, a few of the students volunteered to help build the […]

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Ex-alumni – Testimonial – Carla Tamayo´s family

Como padres de Carla Daniela, la experiencia de haber entregado a nuestra hija para su formación académica durante tres años (2012-2015), nos ha resultado uno de los más gratos recuerdos que tenemos como familia. Es complicado determinar el soporte, no sólo académico sino también personal que “la familia Chester College” y en especial sus profesores […]

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Celebrating Thanksgiving at Chester College

The most well known Thanksgiving celebration is the one that takes place the fourth Thursday of November every year in the United States. This year, it took place November 26th.   How we celebrated Thanksgiving at Chester College Chester College has a few students who have lived in America or come from an American background. […]

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Nov. 11-15, 2015 – MAIS Teachers Conference, Barcelona

This year’s annual MAIS conference was held mid-November in the beautiful city of Barcelona. New and old faces were brought together for a couple of intensive days under this year’s slogan “Learning is a Mosaic.” As always the MAIS team had prepared a very comprehensive program with expert speakers discussing a range of educational subjects […]

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Meet the community! – Ms Ruane (MINI CAMP ´15 teacher)

Having spent time teaching in Ireland, I was full of excitement and anticipation about teaching English to the Mini Campers at Chester College International School´s MINI Camp during the month of July 2015. From the moment Camp started, I knew that this was going to be a most memorable experience! Each day began with an assembly […]

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Meet our community! – Carla Tamayo

Three years ago I left my family in Ecuador, in the Old World. I was travelling in the opposite direction of Christopher Columbus, but there would be no Indians to be found, “just” Spaniards. Coming to such a small and family-like school in Santiago de Compostela, although a bit difficult at first, helped me change for the […]

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