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Welcome to
The English Montessori School (TEMS)

We are a vibrant British private school based in Madrid, offering a tailor-made, holistic education for boys and girls, aged 3 to 17.

At The English Montessori School, we foster a love for learning, valuing the unique qualities of each child and guiding them through a journey of exploration and personal development. With a strong foundation in Montessori education spanning decades, we provide a secure and inspiring environment to support students in reaching their goals.

Join our supportive community of dedicated educators, caring parents, and curious students, all connected by a shared passion for progressive education. We look forward to being a part of your child's educational journey, assisting them in shaping their individual success story at The English Montessori School—where curiosity is encouraged, and dreams are nurtured.

Meet our Headteacher, Jonathan Gunzi

With a visionary and inclusive leadership style, Jonathan inspires a culture of collaboration and continuous improvement, ensuring every student thrives academically and personally.

"Welcome to The English Montessori School, a British school which proudly embraces Montessori values, fostering a learning environment where every child is cared for, encouraged to be independent, and empowered to grow confidently into their unique potential."

- Jonathan Gunzi

Holistic Excellence

The British Curriculum sparks academic brilliance and a global mindset, while Montessori nurtures individuality, creativity, and a love for learning.

World-Class Outcomes

Proficient in three languages, our graduates possess exceptional skills in English, Spanish, and French, giving them a competitive edge in a globalised world.

TEMS Transforms!

We're thrilled to announce that our relocation project is well underway. An exciting educational future is coming to life for students aged 7 to 17, nestled amidst greenery to foster a deeper connection with nature.

Step into the enchanting world of Discovery House

A purposefully designed haven for our youngest learners, aged 3 to 6.

The architectural marvel seamlessly intertwines indoor and outdoor spaces, forming a sanctuary that fosters a deep connection with nature. This uniquely crafted building is where the magic of Montessori education comes to life.

TEMS is not just a school; it's a community that truly cares about shaping well-rounded individuals ready to take on the world.

– Parent, The English Montessori School (TEMS)

Where values of caring, independence, and confidence breathe life into our community

At TEMS, we nurture a culture of respect, curiosity, and compassion, fostering an environment where each child’s potential is cultivated with integrity and kindness.



Promote a caring community, where respect for each other and the environment is tangible.



Develop our students' self-confidence through practical life skills, aiming to equip them to face a rapidly changing future.



Encourage our students to be independent thinkers who feel confident enough to make mistakes and learn from them.

Join us for a Private Tour

Explore our vibrant classrooms, meet our dedicated teachers, and experience the nurturing space we've created for your child's learning experience.

TEMS in the Media

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The pioneering sustainable and self-sufficient school-forest project
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Start a unique learning experience

Discover the enriching educational journey that awaits your child across the various stages at The English Montessori School (TEMS).


3 - 6 years old


7 - 10 years old


11 - 15 years old

Enquire today at TEMS!

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The English Montessori School – British Montessori School in Madrid

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