Dare to write a good story!

For the second year running, the school presents a new edition of the Gaztelueta Short Fiction Writing Contest, open to all high school students. 

Contest terms

1. Open to 1 st - 4 th ESO and 1 st /2 nd Bachillerato students.


2. Only one story per student will be sent, maximum length 3 pages, DIN A4, size Arial type 12 , interline spacing 1.5.


3. Stories should be written in English and should not have been submitted to any other contests.


4. Theme: FREE.


5. There will be three different categories:

  • 1st and 2nd ESO,
  • 3rd and 4th ESO.
  • 1st and 2nd Bachillerato.


6. Submit stories to

*Include: full name, age and grade on a separate page.


7. Deadline for submission of entries: February 28. Any story received after that date wil not be considered.


8. The names of the top three finalists will be published on the school website before March 27, 2020.


9. Prizes for each category: