Instituto Espanol Canada Blanch

Type Independent School
Age Range 3-19
Religion Unknown
Address 317 Portobello Road
W10 5SZ
Reference Number 100532



Instituto Español Vicente Cañada Blanch is a Spanish international school in Kensington, London, offering a curriculum tailored to students aged 3 to 19. The school was established in Greenwich in 1972 and moved to its current location at 317 Portobello Road, W10 5SZ, in 1982. The Spanish government administers this coeducational institution, which utilizes the Spanish curriculum and draws guidance from the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports of Spain. As of the 2018/19 school year, the school had enrolled 432 students from the primary to secondary levels, as well as an additional 44 students in the sixth-form year. The school uses facilities that were previously a Dominican convent.

Confidence: 95%

General Makeup

Number of pupils
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 50.5%
Girls: 49.5%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
1 Unknown
2 Unknown
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5 Unknown
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13 Unknown

Ofsted Rating Inadequate
Last Inspection Date 2019-03-07
Date Description Report
2019-02-05 Additional inspection Additional inspection
2018-07-03 Standard inspection: Standard inspection:
2015-06-25 Monitoring inspection Monitoring inspection
2014-11-26 Monitoring inspection Monitoring inspection
2013-11-26 Standard inspection: Standard inspection:
2010-01-20 Standard inspection: Standard inspection:
2007-06-07 Standard inspection: Standard inspection:


Age Range

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Key Stage 2 Attainment

Students Meeting expected standard

Students Meeting higher standard

GCSE Attainment

Attainment 8 score percentile

Students getting 5 or more GCSE's at grade 9-4 (A-C)