CURRICULUM AND EXAMS:
UK, International, IB
Exams: GCSE, IGCSE, SAT, IB
Age Range: 3-18
Total Enrolment: 970
507 boys, 463 girls
Early Years N-Y2: 218
Juniors Y3-5: 214
Yrs 6-9: 306
10 & 11: 129
Day only: € 5721-€ 14280
Other Fees: Registration € 550; Entrance (once) € 1,450;
Insurance (pa) €35
Learning Support Programme
Julian's School is a co-educational and non-profit-making school following
an English curriculum run by a Board of Governors and the Headmaster.
It was founded in 1932.
The school is situated ten miles from Lisbon, within easy reach of
the Lisbon/Cascais Railway and close to the sea. Its buildings are
adapted from an 18th century palace, subsequently used by the Cable
and Wireless Company.
There are two 'sides' to the school, Portuguese and English. The Portuguese
side follows the national system of education. The English side includes
a Primary School and a Secondary School. Exams for the Common Entrance
and GCSE (Midland Board) and IGCSE are taken. Courses leading to the
IB Diploma are offered in the VI form (ages 16-18).
Facilities include a theatre/gymnasium, and two small gymnasia, three
libraries, six science labs, art rooms, four tennis courts, and playing
fields, where football, hockey and athletics are played.
Cooked lunches are provided in the two dining rooms for those who
There are some 44 nationalities in the school. On the English side
the staff are experienced UK or Commonwealth trained. The average
size of a class is 20. Immersion courses in English are available
in and there is remedial support throughout the school.
The school year runs from early September to the end of June and includes
the usual breaks for Christmas and Easter.
Admission above the nursery level is dependent upon satisfactory reports,
an entrance test and an interview.