Spain’s international schools are being increasingly considered as of a better standard than those in many other European countries.
With smaller class sizes together with a relaxed atmosphere, there are fewer discipline problems.
Once you obtain Residency in Spain and Spanish citizenship you will need to consider the schooling of your offspring.
You will have a choice of international schools and will be able to choose, to either follow the standard Spanish education system with the language of instruction being a mix of English and Spanish (and Catalan in Catalunya), or to follow the education system of the school, with Spanish being taught as a second language.
Many international schools are based in the capital cities, Madrid and Barcelona. However there are growing numbers of international schools in Andalucia which provide cosmopolitan system and some which follow the British Educational system.
Permanent residency is obtained after 5 years of Spanish Residency through Self-Empoyed Residency or Non-Lucrative Residency or Residency through Investment. This followed by 5 years as a permanent resident and means you can then obtain Spanish Citizenship with a Spanish Passport.