Studying Spanish in Santiago de Compostela

I first came to Santiago de Compostela 11 years ago, to take part in an exchange year at the prestigious University of Santiago de Compostela. Before starting to plan my year abroad, I had never heard of this little corner of Spain called Galicia. My knowledge of Spain was limited only to Andalucía and Madrid […]

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Chester College Alumni : Alejandra Amaro

Alejandra Amaro was a student at Chester College between 2015 and 2018 (Grades 10-12). She is now halfway through her first year studying Computer Science and Mathematics at the University of Edinburgh. We got in touch with her to talk about her experience as a boarding student at Chester College and find out about her […]

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Upcoming in-house SAT exam session: December 1, 2018

Registration through College Board is now closed for another SAT session, which will take place in Chester College International School on December 1, 2018, for Chester College students and external students alike. Here is a brief fact reminder for test takers: Arrival @ Chester College: 07:45 AM (Please note that this time also applies to […]

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Life of a boarder at Chester College

Did you know that you can board at Chester College? We have residential facilities just next to the school, which enables both international students and students who live in different areas of Spain and Galicia to come and be part of our school community at Chester College. Why board? Boarding School offers an experience like […]

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SAT Session: 5.5.2018 – Information for test-takers

Tomorrow, Saturday May 5, 2018, Chester College International School will host an SAT exam session, for Chester College students and external students alike. Here is a brief fact reminder for students taking the test tomorrow: Arrival @ Chester College: 07:45 AM (Please note that this time also applies to students in Wait List). Test start: […]

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Alejandra Amaro – 3rd Place – Local Physics Olympics

Alejandra Amaro Patiño, Grade 12 boarding student, got the 3rd (bronze) position at the local phase of the Galician Physics Olympics. The exam consisted of a number of theory questions as well as 3 problem-solving exercises. Alejandra will now be a member of the team representing Galicia in the national phase, which will take place […]

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Information Sessions – March 9 and 10, 2018

This Friday March 9, at 10am, and this Saturday March 10, at 11am, there will be school information sessions held in Chester College. Both will focus primarily on the school´s Early Learning & Elementary Education programs. For those of you who have never come to Chester College, please note the current entrance is through Rúa […]

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2018 July Summer Program Registrations now open!

Registrations for our 2018 July summer programs (33rd season) are now open! Information on the various courses listed below may be found in the corresponding sections in our website: Chester English Summer Program (for children and teenagers aged 8-17 ) – Day and Residential strands. Chester English MINI Camp (for 3-7 year olds). Chester Spanish […]

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