The International School Nido de Aguilas


Paz Nalegach Shares The Nido Way at "Educación del Futuro: importancia de los idiomas"

Paz Nalegach, Chilean National Plan Director, recently took part in the panel "Educación del Futuro: importancia de los idiomas", organized by the Asociación de Colegios Alemanes. The other participants included former Ministers of Education Sergio Bitar and Harald Beyer and Executive Director of Fundación Acción Educar, Raúl Figueroa.

The panelists spoke about the importance of learning other languages not only for the tools it provides, but also for a more connected, collaborative, and understanding society.

Our National Plan Director shared Nido's unique multilingual experience as our school curriculum offers three languages. "Learning another language is not only about decoding information, it is also about being open to a new cultural perspective and better understanding other human beings".

Regarding the Chilean national challenge of promoting English as a Second Language; Ms. Nalegach referred to Nido's summer workshop for public schools English teachers and emphasized our school's commitment to share the Nido Way with public schools.

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Are you a Nido parent, alumni, or staff who loves to play soccer, but doesn't have a way to play? Join us on Mondays and Thursdays evenings beginning March 12 for the Nido Adult Soccer Academy.

Welcome Back from MS Principal Shawe

I trust that your child enjoyed the summer break – traveling, reading (I hope!), sleeping a bit later – and that she/he returns home this week with a huge smile about the start of the new semester.

Welcome Back from ES Principal James

I am eager to greet students and families on the first day and hear all about the memories that were made during the summer vacation.

Welcome Back from EYS Principal Cota

I hope that you all had a wonderful summer of spending time with family, relaxing and reconnecting with one another in a rejuvenating environment.


The 21 National Plan students who recently sat for the PSU (Prueba de Selección Universitaria) earned Nido the 20th spot in the top 100 schools in Chile for PSU rankings.

High School Principal Announcement

Nido recently conducted a worldwide search to select a High School Principal for the 2018-2019 academic year and is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Kate McKenna to the position of High School Principal beginning in July 2018.

Financial Aid for 2018-2019

We are pleased to announce the application period for Nido's financial aid program is now open for families wishing to apply for the 2018-2019 school year.

Headmaster Transition

The Board of Directors at the International School Nido de Aguilas has announced that Dr. Ralph Maurer will be departing Nido with his family in December 2017, and Assistant Headmaster and High School Principal David Perry will become Acting Headmaster.

Nido Featured by WIDA

Nido was the focus school of the month in WIDA's November newsletter. Several faculty members at Nido have actively participated in WIDA research for developing new tools to further guide instruction and assessment with early learners in international settings.


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