The San José de Estepona and Marbella School is included in the list of the 50 best schools in Spain, prepared by the prestigious magazine Forbes, specialized in the world of business and finance. After almost two centuries of history educating in values, illusions and goals to help its students to form a free and responsible personality, this educational center ranks 36 among the best in Spain. In addition to academic training, there is an emphasis on respect, personal growth, companionship, coexistence and teamwork through sports, artistic and cultural activities.
The infrastructure of the school has been carefully designed so that the spaces, technology, materials and tools used favor meaningful learning. The center develops different educational programs such as Project Based Learning (PBL), Design Thinking or Service Learning, as well as the innovative STREAMING (Science, Technology, Radio and multimedia, Engineering, Arts and Maths).
The center currently has two offices located on Avenida Litoral (Estepona) and Guadalmina (Marbella). Since its founding almost two centuries ago, it continues to be run by the Álvarez family.