Education Team 26 January 2024
Shaping Tomorrow through a broad and balanced curriculum in the French Riviera
Located on the French Riviera, in the heart of the vibrant Nice Sophia-Antipolis, Mougins British International School offers the world leading British school programme tailored for a diverse student community aged three to 18, within an international context. Mougins School prepares students academically to meet the challenges of tomorrow, but also nurtures essential life skills through engagement in sports, art, music, and drama.
Excellence in British Education at Mougins School
As a British International School, Mougins School is heavily influenced by the English National Curriculum but placed within an international context. Students will benefit from all of the traditions and heritage of a British-style education. Recognised and respected worldwide, this curriculum ensures that students at Mougins School are well-equipped for success on the global stage. Our teaching programme follows the five different key stages of learning, culminating in IGCSE and A-level examinations. At the heart of our educational approach is a dedication to collaborative learning and the cultivation of critical and creative thinking skills. With 60 years of experience in educational excellence, parents can trust that Mougins School is dedicated to empowering their children to reach their full potential.
A Campus Designed for Academic Achievement and Vital Skills Development
One of the standout features of Mougins School is its commitment to providing an unparalleled learning environment within a picturesque campus. Established on its current site since 1987, the school proudly features a state-of-the-art, green, landscaped campus with custom-built classrooms, playgrounds, peaceful shaded spots, a gymnasium, a library, a theatre and a canteen with an outdoor terrace.
The school is equipped with the latest technology, cultivating an environment that supports academic excellence, along with outstanding facilities that prepare students to meet the challenges of tomorrow while developing crucial soft skills through participation in sports, art, music, and drama.
THRIVE Programme: Nurturing Passions Beyond the Classroom
At Mougins School, we understand that education extends far beyond textbooks and exams.
With approximately 60 activities to choose from, our THRIVE Programme offers a plethora of options for students to broaden their horizons and opens doors to unconventional activities such as coding with LEGO® Education, Model United Nations (MUN), Junk Kouture and even meditation.
The THRIVE Programme encourages our students to explore new passions beyond the traditional curriculum, cultivating confident, knowledgeable, skilled, and well-rounded individuals, ready to contribute to a dynamic global society.
Our Outdoor Learning Initiative: ‘School in the Woods’
At Mougins School, we prioritise outdoor learning through our unique ‘School in the Woods’ programme, enhancing education and development. Particularly impactful in Early Years and Primary classes, this initiative sees students joyfully taking lessons outdoors. Educators thoughtfully integrate fun outdoor activities, aligning seamlessly with the curriculum. From maths challenges on the playground, to measuring tasks and engaging in activities like minibeast hunts, we strive to make learning both educational and enjoyable. The beautiful outdoors, conveniently at our doorstep, becomes a vital extension of our classrooms, fostering a dynamic and immersive learning environment for students.
Navigating the Transition to University at Mougins School
As students at Mougins School progress to Sixth Form, our focus shifts towards preparing them for the pivotal transition to university. We guide students in making informed choices, organising university fairs, and allocating dedicated time for their applications. Our experienced Sixth Form Mentors provide advice on course selection and assist with personal statements. With an inclusive approach, we tailor assistance to each student’s needs. Notably, 96% of our applicants received offers from their first-choice universities, including prestigious institutions such as Oxford University, St Andrews, Imperial College London, Amsterdam University College, Purdue University, and the University of Pennsylvania. 100% of our students secured places in their chosen courses in 2023, showcasing our dedication to guiding every student towards academic success.
For more information and to start your journey with Mougins School, visit our website at www.mougins-school.com. Applications for September 2024 are currently being accepted. Connect with our team to discover how Mougins School can be the foundation for your child’s academic and personal success.
Address: 615 Av. Maurice Donat CS 12180, 06250 Mougins
Phone: +33 (0)4 93 90 15 47