Our high school Laia Domingo Andrea Sanchez Mar Martín Alba Pallarès Júlia Senserrich
IES VILADECAVALLSThis is our high school. It is located in our village, Viladecavalls.Here there are 700 students and 60 teachers more or less. Thestudents come form different towns: Viladecavalls, Terrassa andUllastrell.
COMPULSORY STUDIES: ESO•Here you can study ESO and BATXILLERAT.•ESO: 4 years of obligatory educaion. All boys and girls start ESOwhen they are 12 years old and they finish when they are 16.
FURTHER STUDIES: BATXILLERAT•BATXILLERAT: It’s not compulsory. It consists of 2 years (from 16 to 18)where you can choose different subjects according to the speciality youchoose: Science, Social Science, Human Studies, Technology and Drama andyou prepare the university entrance exam. Now we are in 1st of batxillerat.
Playground: This is our playground. We can go there during the break that we have inthe middle of our lessons. People often play football and different sports there. Youcan also chat with friends and meet new people. However, when you get toBatxillerat, you’re allowed to go outside the building and stay out until the lessonsstart again.
•Hall: it’s the entrance of the school, and the centre of the school. In the hall there is theconcierge and the classroom guard.
Lockers: In the corridors we have lockers where we can store our books or our bags,but we have to share them with another student.
The music classroom: We have a music classroom where we learn how to playthe flute and some history of music. However, the students who are currentlydoing drama batxillerat keep taking music lessons.
•Drama classroom: Here drama students can do everything!
SCHOOL FACILITIESIn our high school we find different facilities:•Labs: There are three labs in our school to do the experiments required insubjects such as biology, chemistry and physics.
•Technology workshop: there are two technology workshops where wecan put in practice what we learn in this subject.