The School was founded immediately after Italian unification and was the first (and for a very long time the only) Technical Institute for Surveyors of Naples.
The Schools has recently upgraded its historical topographic equipment with a satellite tracking system (GPS).
Different laboratories (material testing; Computer-aided design CAD and linguistic laboratories) have recently been set up.
The Institute has always welcomed a very large school audience, which includes the historic centre of the city, all its suburbs and the surrounding municipalities
This school year, the Agrupamento de Escolas de Arrifana developed an eTwinning project, in the scope of the English class, with the students from the