Lauaxeta Ikastola

General information

Ownership and Families: Our families, organised into a cooperative and constituting the very essence of our school, come from a broad cross-section of locations in Bizkaia. The current number of Cooperative Families is 971, with a total of 1,367 pupils.

Staff: There are 110 people working at Lauaxeta Ikastola as teachers or support personnel.

Educational offer: Our educational offer exceeds the minimum legal requirements in terms of languages, tutorial supervision, education in leisure and the use of new technologies, amongst others.


  • Basque as of the age of 2
  • English as of the age of 4
  • Spanish as of the age of 6
  • French as of the age of 14
  • German as of the age of 14

Pupil ages: From 2 to 18 - from nursery to sixth form.

School timetable: From Monday to Friday, from 9.15 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.

Extracurricular activities (see services section)::

Puertas abiertas 2022

  • Q de calidad 2001
  • Q de calidad 2003
  • Cooperativa de utilidad pública
  • EFQM
  • Certificado de Escuela Sostenible
  • Distinguished Educator
  • Logo heldutasuna IKT
  • Academica diploma dual international studies
  • Cambridge English Language Assessment
  • Onetwothink