The Orbital school community spans five continents; Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Central and South America. Our twelve schools celebrate diversity as each school is rooted in their local culture and language, with an international student base, multi-language approach and global vision.
All Orbital schools are unwavering in their commitment to delivering outstanding education. To us, this reaches beyond unrivalled academic teaching for excellent exam results. Our educational ethos takes a nurturing, wellbeing-centred approach, where students are supported to fulfil their potential and enjoy their school days.
Everyone in our school community, from our central team to our youngest students, is encouraged to live by our strong core values. With this approach, we work together to provide the best outcome for every single student.
From a broad range of international backgrounds receive an Orbital Education. Our schools celebrate diversity so students develop a global outlook. This opens up their world, for the best opportunities beyond school
We are committed to hiring and developing the best international teachers. The majority of our teachers stay with the group for a long time, enabling them to continually offer more to our students year after year.
As more students reap the benefits of receiving an Orbital Education, our schools gain in popularity and we are able to expand our offering to educate more students and bring more experts into our school community.
Orbital’s central leadership team is based in the UK. This team of educational specialists work alongside our worldwide community of schools, providing support and governance to ensure that every student receives an outstanding education.
Orbital was founded by Kevin McNeany, a well-respected entrepreneur within the Education sector, and many of Orbital’s leadership team have gained extensive experience working within schools around the globe. Our leadership team bring a wealth of ideas and experience and they know how to develop and apply best practise thinking within a school environment.
All Orbital’s schools benefit from this multi-skilled team, with the main benefit being a stronger, more enriched education for our students.
Our leadership team members have a shared passion for the education sector, with many starting their careers as teachers and all serving as governors, inspectors and school advisors outside of Orbital. It is this that makes us unique within the sector. We are continuously learning and bringing new ideas to improve our offer and the quality of education for the most important people, our students.Kevin McNeany Chairman and founder
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