IES Virxe do Mar – Who are we?
The IES Virxe do Mar is an educative center which presents all the levels of the secondary education: secondary basic education, secondary superior education and Vocational Education and Training (Video, DJ and Sound). In the afternoons, it works as a section of the language school of Santiago de Compostela.
This school coordinates the net of centers integrated in the development of the Climántica project, with schools from different autonomous communities of Spain and from other different countries. This center has been recognized by the Culture, Education and University Planning Counsellor as the epicenter of this educative project about climate change, recommended for the docent use by the special correspondent of the United Nations in 2010.