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Schools in Estepona

For new residents settling in and around Estepona, it is good to know that the area offers an excellent choice of international schools. The one you ultimately choose will depend upon your requirements and preferences, as well as your child’s age. Most schools in the area instruct using the Montessori system, which combines the curricula of both the Spanish and English educational systems.

Schools in Estepona

Guide to Schools in Estepona

The International School of Estepona offers private education for children between two and 12 years of age. Classes are small and instruction is bilingual (English and Spanish). The school has three terms, Autumn, Spring and Summer, and closes for local holidays such as San Isidro and Constitution Day. For more information visit the school’s website or contact it directly:

Centro Comercial La Zarza Camino de Cortes
Urbanización El Paraiso
29688 – Estepona
Tel: 952 884 789

Maria Montes Nursery offers bilingual teaching and extracurricular activities for children from the ages of 0-4. This nursery aims to give children the skills and abilities to prepare them for primary school, using dolls, art, theatre, films and toys to hone and develop key motor and communicative skills. For more information visit their website or get in touch through

Calle Juan Blanco, 14
29680 – Estepona
Tel: 952 796 012

Colegio San José is a prestigious Spanish private college with schools both in Guadalmina and in Estepona, with the former being a primary school for children up to the age of eleven, after which they are transferred to the Estepona school, which provides instruction for children aged 3-18. For more information visit the website or use the following contact details:

Colegio San José Estepona
Avd. Litoral, 22
29680 – Estepona
Tel: 952 800 148

Colegio San José Guadalmina
Urb. Guadalmina
29678 San Pedro Alcántara
Tel: 952 883 858

Mayfair Academy
The Mayfair Academy is a private school that has recently relocated to Atalaya Park, on the eastern extreme of Estepona’s municipal boundaries. It takes children from the ages of 4-18 and offers an indoor and outdoor pool, gym, computer room and separate area for younger children to play. The school uses the British curriculum of GCSEs and A Levels, and is also a part of the Cambridge International Centre. For more information visit the school website or use the following contact details:

Avenida Golondrina, 16
Atalaya Park
29680 – Estepona
Tel:952 888 894

Children’s Place Kindergarten
Also situated in Atalaya Park, this kindergarten takes children from the ages of 1-5 and is open from 9-18hrs. Teaching is in both English and Spanish, either full or part time, and there are lots of after-school activities such as dance, judo and art. For more information go see them at:

Calle Grulla, 33
Atalaya Park
29680 Estepona
Tel: 952 928 444

Colegio Bilingüe Atalaya
This private educational institution founded in 2014 caters to children from 3-18. The bilingual educational model in English and Spanish follows the Spanish educational system, and the school provides a bus service, as well as top-quality sports facilities and an in-house kitchen. To discover more, visit the website or use the contacts below:

Calle Pico Alcazaba, 24-28.
Urbanización El Marqués.
29680 – Estepona
Tel: 952 003 171

Originally published in December 2009, updated by Adam Neale in August 2018

By Adam Neale | Property News | August 28th, 2018

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