IES La Madraza

gefion gymnasium global granada partner school

IES "La Madraza" is located in the outskirts of Granada in the region of Andalusia. The school’s name, “La Madraza”, means school in Arabic and thereby shows acknowledgement to its Arabic cultural heritage.

IES “La Madraza” is a medium size general secondary school with 246 students from 12 to 16 in the ESO levels (Compulsory Secondary Education), 162 students from 17 to 18 in the non-compulsory secondary levels (“Bachillerato”, in both the Sciences and Humanities modalities) and about 70 in a training scheme for Pharmacy assistants.

This secondary school has participated in several projects within the Comenius and Erasmus Plus–programmes, including the project Dilemmas in cooperation with Gefion Gymnasium. It is also a member of the “Eco-Schools” network.

Gefion has had a good partnership with the school for several years, both in and outside the Comenius program. Gefion cooperates with IES "La Madraza" in the courses Spanish and English.