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Newton College

When choosing a school for their children, families should not only make a decision based on the academic knowledge their children will acquire, but should also trust that the school will become a source of values to support their education at home, of friends for life, and of experiences that will shape who they will become in the future.

Our website is designed to provide families with a window into life at Newton College.

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Facts about Newton College


First school in Peru to deliver the IB Diploma Programme in 1987, a concept-driven and inquiry based curriculum, with the aim to develop well-rounded and independent learners.

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Four school values –respect, integrity, commitment and empathy– underpin our curriculum, and establish the conduct expectations for all members of our school community.

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A beautiful campus of 11 hectare next to a lake, with extensive sports fields, a modern sports centre, two swimming pools, large theatre, spacious refectory and state-of-the-art labs for science and technology.

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Teaching staff to student ratio of 1:8, with 1560 pupils across three levels: Early Years, Lower School and Upper School. 80% of students are Peruvian and 20% represent 26 other nationalities.


383 members of staff, including teaching, administrative support, conservation and maintenance staff. 30% of teachers are from the U.K., U.S.A., Canada, Australasia and South Africa.

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160 hectares in the Tambopata National Reserve in the Amazon Rainforest, a biodiversity hotspot where we have a field study centre, visited by students from different countries to conduct on-site research.

Our Values


We treat people, the world around us and ourselves with dignity and care.


We are honest, just and trustworthy in both word and action.


We fulfil our responsibilities and goals with initiative, enthusiasm and perseverance.


We understand the feelings and reasoning of others, and act with solidarity.


Newton College is associated with organizations that share a passion for excellence in education, and understand the difference quality education makes to learners and their communities. This offers our students the opportunity to interact with pupils from other schools –local and international– in academic, cultural or sporting activities. Through these affiliations, we share best practices and professional development at all levels through a support network.