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Agora Portals is awarded the Green Flag

Communication

After three years in the Eco Schools programme, the ADEAC assessment committee has awarded the green flag to Agora Portals International School, a distinction awarded to schools who aim to disseminate and improve environmental education for sustainable development. The Green Flag is a worldwide initiative created in 1992, organised in Spain by the Association for […]

The School in the media

The School in the media

Communication

Agora Portals International School has been in the news this weekend in the articles dedicated to education in the Balearic Islands in the two main newspapers in Mallorca, Diario de Mallorca and Última Hora. As highlighted in both publications, Agora Portals is among the best schools in Spain in the list compiled by the prestigious […]

Scholarships 2022-2023

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We are pleased to inform that next 16th of May starts the application for study scholarships for the next academic year 2022/2023 that Agora Portals International School makes available to residents of the municipality of Calvià based on the agreement maintained with the City Council. Scholarships may be applied for from May 16th to June […]

Anniversary of the Agora family

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A few days ago we had a very special celebration and we would like to thank you all for your participation in the Agora International School family event. 50 years have passed since the birth of the first Agora International School, and the Agora educational project has grown a lot, becoming a benchmark in the […]

Aula del Mar

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On  November 3rd the Aula del Mar was inaugurated, a project that goes beyond a mere academic experience with the aim of making our students aware of the importance of preserving our seas and oceans. The programme includes a series of workshops, lectures, talks, excursions and activities that students will experience throughout their academic life […]

Avoid domestic accidents

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According to the Ministry of Health, the leading cause of death in children and adolescents between the ages of zero and 19 is injuries. And, according to data from a study carried out by the home insurance comparator Acierto.com, more than half of the accidents suffered by children under the age of five occur at […]

Childhood boredom is necessary

Communication

We are immersed in the age of multi-activity and multi-tasking. We need to have 24 hours of our day occupied with tasks that prevent us from feeling vulnerable, lonely, bored. We need to always have our minds occupied with something that prevents us from feeling helpless in front of the world. But have you ever […]

Summer maths review

Communication

We know that, on many occasions, maths is one of the subjects that children often reject the most. But have you ever stopped to think that, perhaps, going over them in an alternative way can get them hooked on numbers? At Agora Portals International School we have thought about it, and we think that the […]

Scholarships 2021-2022

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We are pleased to inform that today starts the application for study scholarships for the next academic year 2021/2022 that Agora Portals International School makes available to residents of the municipality of Calvià based on the agreement maintained with the City Council. Scholarships may be applied for from May 17th to June 5th, 2021, you […]

Learning music

Communication

Do, re, mi, fa, sol, la and sí. At first glance, these are just the seven notes which make up the musical scale but, in depth, learning these notes has many more benefits for children’s development than simply knowing how to play an instrument. Learning music brings so many improvements in so many fields of […]

Learning Mandarin Chinese

Communication Languages

What if we told you that if your children learn Mandarin Chinese during their childhood, they will be more globalised citizens in the future? It is clear to all of us that the brain is much more malleable at the beginning of life than when we reach adulthood. In fact, the saying that children ‘absorb […]

The value of effort

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Without effort there are no results and in order to achieve goals, hard work, perseverance and tenacity are key. For this reason, at Agora Portals International School we emphasize the value of effort as an educational pillar. We want our students to achieve academic, professional and personal success, helping them to reach their goals in […]

Travel the world without leaving school

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It’s possible to travel without leaving school, and we don’t just mean to the dream destinations that you see in magazines and travel guides… from Agora Portals you can travel the world in other ways, and an international outlook is the best ticket. At Agora Portals International School, we prepare students for an international future […]

Teachers: true ‘influencers’

Communication

Many of us are already familiar with some of the ‘influencers’ and ‘youtubers’ our children follow on the popular video channel and social networks. However, in this age of influencers, there are some who are much more important for our children’s future: their words, their knowledge and a classroom – these are the tools of […]

Learning languages before the age of 6

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Starting to learn languages at an early age is important and has many benefits. We’ll talk about the most important ones. As parents we want our children to start speaking a language from an early age and we do so because we have heard hundreds of times that the earlier a language is introduced, the […]

Scholarships 2020-2021

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Agora Portals International School calls for a total of 13 scholarships for the school year 2020-21 available for residents registered in the municipality of Calviá, within the framework of the agreement signed with the City Council of Calviá in April 2006. The deadline for submitting applications is from May 14 to June 5, according to […]

Home learning

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In a recent interview for the blog of The Pie, a reference in international education, Globeducate Chief of Education, Daniel Jones, reflects on the rapid transition we have experienced towards home learning and how the previous experience of the educational group, with prestigious online schools in Canada or France and centers in Rome and Milan, […]

Globeducate and WWF collaboration

Communication Values

An exciting partnership between Globeducate and WWF will impact on the education of more than 25,000 young people and their wider communities. Globeducate is one of the leading K-12 international schools’ groups in the world, with more than 50 schools in 10 countries, and has launched a global agenda for change: an agenda that prepares […]

Welcome to Globeducate

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NACE Schools was founded in 1972 and since then it has seen consistent expansion. Starting in Spain, our network has spread across Europe, Canada, India and most recently Malaysia. We now have more than 50 schools in 10 countries, educating more than 25,000 students. We are truly a global network and a leader in international […]

Scholarships 2019-2020

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Agora Portals International School calls for a total of 15 scholarships for the school year 2019-20 available for residents registered in the municipality of Calviá, within the framework of the agreement signed with the City Council of Calviá in April 2006. The deadline for submitting applications is from day 2 to May 31, according to […]

Agora Portals – A Values-based education

Communication News

Agora Portals International School is noted for excellent results and a forward-thinking and innovative learning methodology. The school puts the student at the heart of the learning process, aiming to provide a personalised and supportive educational environment. A multilingual approach, a strong focus on the importance of personal and social values and an excellent musical […]

The Agora Portals Choir, beyond music education

Communication Events Music

At Agora Portals International School, music is part of our pupils’ comprehensive education. Through music education, the students can more easily develop valuable abilities such as effort, self-improvement, sensitivity, organisation, teamwork, etc. Given its importance, the school is also a conservatoire, an Integrated Music Centre, authorised to teach the Elementary and Professional Diplomas in Music. […]

New academic year 2016-2017

Communication

Mr Rafael Barea, Headmaster at Agora Portals, welcomes the school community to the new 2016-2017 academic year by reminding us of the objectives that were set and exceeded throughout last year’s courses, and setting new goals for the new academic year, including the introduction of tablets as a tool for learning and encouraging greater participation. […]

Interview with Gustavo Martín

Academic Communication

Gustavo Martín, Social Sciences teacher at Agora Portals International School since 2011. He studied a Degree in History at the University of les Illes Balears and earned a grant to study for a year at the University of Salamanca. Married for two years, he is the proud and happy father to a little girl who […]

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