Our learning stages

Studying at Montalvo involves dedication, challenge and rigor.

Our learning stages

Studying at Montalvo involves dedication challenge and rigor.

Enrolments open for Year 10 and Year 12

Learn more about your Year group

iGCSE
Grade 10-11, Ages 14-15

iGCSE options and the full curriculum begins in Year 10 with all exams to be taken by the end of Year 11.

AS/A Levels
Grades 12-13, Ages 16-17

A Levels are the culmination of British International Education. They're taken over a span of 2 years and prepare students for their post school life.

Pre iGCSE
Grade 9, Age 13

iGCSE can be begun with selective preparatory work established in Year 9 such as Foundation Level Maths

iGCSE
Grade 10-11, Ages 14-15

iGCSE options and the full curriculum begins in Year 10 with all exams to be taken by the end of Year 11.

AS/A Levels
Grades 12-13, Ages 16-17

A Levels are the culmination of British International Education. They're taken over a span of 2 years and prepare students for their post school life.

"As educators, we need sufficient time and resources to adequately equip our students for A Levels, which test a broad spectrum of skills beyond simple knowledge absorption."

Our first step as a school

We begin our academic endeavor in the cultural centre of the Algarve.

Our first step as a school

We begin our academic endeavor in the cultural centre of the Algarve.

Welcome to Loulé

"We have chosen the historic city of Loulé as the school's starting point. Its rich cultural heritage and vibrant community make it an ideal place for our students to engage with their surroundings, integrate with the local community and provide a learning experience that extends beyond the classroom."

Why choose Montalvo?

Why choose Montalvo?

We've thought of 8 quick reasons how Montalvo will provide excellence

Fully resourced
We have the tools you need

Between revision guides, made in-house and off the shelf, your own books to take home and our available PCs to use, you'll have all you need to succeed in your subjects.

Study rooms
Revise in peace

At Montalvo you'll be able to find dedicated areas to study in peace, do homework or even read and relax in a quiet area during your downtime.

Challenge
We'll bring out your best

We want all students to achieve their personal best by building confidence and setting up the correct learning environment where we push students to reach for high levels of academic success.

Small class sizes
Get individualized attention

Small class sizes will be ideal in providing our students the right balance between enough colleagues to interact with and an increased level of individualised learning from our teachers.

Rigor
We'll keep you on track

At Montalvo we hold ourselves and our staff accountable to building and adhering to a teaching plan and support structure that provides an optimal environment leading to our students' success.

Narrow age range
Connect with your peers

Being surrounded by similar aged students will provide more friendhsip oportunities and help build relationships while also providing a like minded and easier to relate with student body.

Experience
We know what we're doing

Our teachers have decades of teaching experience, our leadership team has built schools before. Together we aim to deliver an excellent educational service.

Cutting edge
Evolving the experience

As we become ever more reliant on tech, we believe the optimal learning experience will be provided by a blend of technology and paper based resources, both in and out of lessons.

Where can you find us?

Adaptability and flexibility
A school that molds around your needs