Accreditations

Avenor College is a bilingual international school with double accreditation, both in the Romanian system and in the British system. We have been accredited by the Romanian Ministry of Education through ARACIP 12 years ago, and in the 2018-2019 academic year we received the confirmation that we also meet the British School Overseas (BSO) standards, representing the Department of Education (DfE) in the UK.

The BSO accreditation was for us the confirmation that our students have the best guidance in their individual learning journey. We celebrated with the whole community this success – obtaining the qualification GOOD with OUTSTANDING features from the inspectors.

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Following the inspection in November 2018, Avenor College received the BSO accreditation and the overall judgment for our school was „GOOD with some OUTSTANDING features”. British School Overseas represents the Gold standards in education and this accreditation certifies that our children are receiving an education that is at least as good as the education found in leading British independent school in UK or internationally. Students are interested in their work and apply intellectual, physical and creative effort. They develop skills and an ability to think and learn for themselves.

Social development is outstanding. Students are friendly and respectful. Relationships between teaching staff and students are a particular strength of the school.

Teachers demonstrate a good understanding of their students’ needs, creating an environment with high levels of enjoyment and independence.

Parents are highly supportive of the school and value the opportunities it provides for their children. Students, parents and staff are highly committed to the school. The school is well on its way to achieving its mission, ‘co-creating the best future’.

– BSO Inspection Report, November 2018

Avenor College is an Accredited Member of COBIS. The Council of British International Schools (COBIS) is a global membership association for high quality British international Schools. COBIS schools can be found in over 75 countries worldwide and all member schools are committed to quality assurance and the delivery of a British style education.

We are an international high school authorized to offer Cambridge IGCSE and A level examinations.

Cambridge IGCSE is the world’s most popular international qualification for 14 to 16 year olds. It is recognised by leading universities and employers worldwide, and is an international passport to progression and success. Developed over 25 years ago, it is tried, tested and trusted by schools worldwide. The Cambridge IGCSE curriculum offers a variety of routes for learners with a wide range of abilities, including those whose first language is not English.

Avenor College prepares and enters candidates for Cambridge English exams, the world’s leading range of qualifications for learners of English.

Due to the successful completion of the 10 weeks Programme Leader Induction Course, Avenor College is a Cambridge Professional Centre for CPD in school for 2018-2021.

Avenor College is a Plus member of the British Council Advantage Partnership Programme. Our school annually organises Cambridge English exams in partnership with the British Council.

The Common Ground Collaborative (CGC) is a global network of innovators, educators and partners who share common principles. Avenor College joined GCG in 2016 and is one of the Founding Schools of the network.

The Avenor Nursery, Primary School and Middle School are accredited by the Ministry of Education, through the Romanian Agency for Quality Assurance in Pre-university Education (ARACIP).

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