This year 90 public and private schools participated in the Madrid Schools Debating Tournament, and we are proud to announce that both teams from La Senda placed in the top 8!!! The students from 4°ESO were accompanied by their English teacher Mar Vázquez. Both teams were undefeated as they won all of their debates and classified for the final phase making it to the quarter finals. The debates took place this past Saturday at Universidad Pontificia. Both debate teams did an outstanding job, worked extremely hard to prepare for them and we here at La Senda are all proud of you! Great job guys!
Team 1: Leticia Ortiz, Javier Barrera, Héctor López and Carlota González
Team 2: Natalia Gutiérrez, Laura García, Álvaro de las Heras and Jesús Fernando Bravo
La Senda once again had the pleasure of hosting some American exchange students for over a week! The students are from Virginia Beach, USA and had a fantastic time exploring Spain and its culture. Our students will fulfill their part of the exchange in September when they travel across the Atlantic to visit their American counterparts and experience a day in American high school as well as many other activities!! The students toured the center of Madrid visiting all the main sites and a handful of art museums, they also went to Toledo and ventured to the hometown of Miguel de Cervantes, Alcalá de Henares! A special thanks to all the students, parents and families who make this exchange possible, and a special shout out to Ms. Sánchez for making it all possible!
The 2ºESO have once again participated in the Annual La Senda Spelling Bee. This year’s event was hosted by Language Assistants Andy and Andrew. Congrats to all the participants, and all the students in 2ºESO for their hard work!
- Elena Sánchez (2ºE)
- Lucía Poza (2ºC)
- Álvaro Peral (2ºE)
- Lucía Fernández (2ºB) (Programa Champion!)
The 3ºESO students have been studying chemical reactions in Chemistry class. They were given the opportunity to see some of the reactions in practice in the lab! They also experimented with acids and bases. Take a look at the photos and videos!
The 4°ESO students have been studying modern European history all year and took a trip to the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum to look at some art from the 20th Century. Some of the styles they have been studying in class include, Dada, Surrealism, Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Fauvism, Expressionism, as well as a few others.
La Senda keeps its yearly tradition and has once again taken the 3ºESO students to Dublin for a week long journey in English. The trip was a success and everyone had a blast!
The 1ºESO students have recreated some of the most famous structures from ancient history in class! They have all worked very hard on them and the outcome is quite impressive! Great work guys!
Our 2ºESO students have once again created some fantastic projects in History class! This time they were assigned to reconstruct a specific structure from the Middle Ages. There are some artists and really creative students in 2ºESO!!!
Some of our 4ºESO students were selected to take part in the 2nd Cánovas School Debate Tournament held in Mollina, Málaga on the 6th & 7th of April. They all, (Leticia Ortiz, Laura García de Heras, Héctor López and Jesús Bravo) did an outstanding job. Even, Leticia Ortiz, in charge of the introduction, was mentioned as one of the best in this position! And a special thanks to English Teacher Mar Vazquez for chaperoning the trip!
We have completed another successful Science Fair here at La Senda! All the 1°ESO and 2°ESO students have worked very hard all year to reach this point! Have a look at the fantastic projects they have completed!