The SEK Education Group is a pioneer (1977) of the implementation in Spain of International Baccalaureate Organisation programmes.

SEK Dublin International School offers Secondary Education (from 12 to 16 years of age) and delivers the IB Middle Years Programme (MYP).

SEK Dublin International School is a candidate school* for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme and pursuing authorization as an IB World School.

Study options:

  • Four months
  • Six months
  • Complete academic year
* Only schools authorized by the International Baccalaureate can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme or the IB Career-related Certificate (IBCC). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted. For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit

IB teaching and learning is based on interaction between asking questions (research), doing practical work (action) and thinking (reflection).

IB pedagogy is expressed in every aspect of the Middle Years Programme, paying special attention to the following pupil development stages:

  • Understanding of concepts
  • Teaching and learning in context
  • Learning competencies
  • Community service
  • Language and identity
  • Diversity in learning and inclusion

Rigorous academic curriculum


Download the MYP Programme

The Middle Years Programme facilitates pupil development:

  • Creative and critical thinkers
  • Reflective
  • Supportive
  • Open-minded
  • Able to take action and solve problems
  • Participative
  • Respectful

This programme focusses on a deeper study of academic disciplines and recognition of the inter-relationships between these in order to address and understand the significant and relevant themes at an individual, national and global level.

Further information about the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme (PYP)