Its location The school is located in the council of Castelo de Paiva which is surrounded by beautiful green vineyards and landscapes overlooking the Douro river. This council has a vast forested area crossed by several rivers and water streams. It’s indeed a quiet and close to nature council.
Its teaching levels Pre-Schooling (nursery and infant school) 1st Cycle of Education (Primary school) 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th grades 2nd Cycle of Education (Junior school) 5th and 6th forms 3rd Cycle of Education 7th, 8th and 9th forms CEF’S 8th and 9th forms Secondary 10th, 11th and 12th forms Professional courses 10th and 11th forms
Its Courses Scientific Courses: - Sciences and Technologies; <ul><ul><li>- Languages and Humanities; </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Social and Human Sciences; </li></ul></ul>Technical Courses: <ul><ul><li>Computing; </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Administration; </li></ul></ul>Professional Courses: - Commerce; <ul><ul><li>- Computer and Management. </li></ul></ul>
Pupils’/Students’ age Pre-schooling 3- 6 years old Primary school 6- 9 years old Junior school 10-12 years old 3rd Cycle of Education 12- 14 years old CEF’S 14 -19 years old Secondary Education 15 – 20 years old Professional and Technical courses 15 – 20 years old