In January, ninth-graders and their guardians can get to know Espoo’s upper secondary schools via remote connections.
All Finnish-speaking general upper secondary schools in Espoo will organise presentation afternoons via remote connections on 13 January and 19 January 2021 starting at 13:30. In addition, general upper secondary schools will arrange virtual presentations in the evening, and guardians are also welcome to attend. By attending these events, you will get useful information on the diverse education options offered by upper secondary schools in different parts of Espoo!
Upper secondary schools in Espoo
Espoo has 10 Finnish-speaking upper secondary schools, one Swedish-speaking upper secondary school and two upper secondary schools providing IB education in English. All the upper secondary schools in Espoo have a general programme, in addition to which they offer different weighed-curriculum options and programmes and have special educational tasks. The joint application period for upper secondary education will take place from 23 February to 23 March 2021.
Espoo’s upper secondary schools offer:
• modern learning environments
• international cooperation and projects
• close cooperation with universities and universities of applied sciences
• eligibility for further studies at universities and universities of applied sciences
• opportunities for specialisation.
Are you an adult and interested in upper secondary education? Omnia offers upper secondary education for adults; you can read more on the Omnia website.
Virtual presentation events at Espoo’s IB -upper secondary schools
For applicants: on 13 and 19 January 2021 starting at 13:30.
For guardians and applicants: general upper secondary school on 13 January 2021 at 18:00 and IB programme on 13 and 19 January 2021 at 18.00.
We will post the link to the presentation event on the school’s website closer to the date.
Mattlidens gymnasium (Mattlidens IB World School)
General upper secondary school: Online information evening on 12 January 2021 from 18:00 to 19:30 (YouTube) and online open house event on 18 January 2021 from 15:30 to 16:30 (Instagram Live).
IB programme: Online information evening on 14 January 2021 from 18:00 to 19:30 (YouTube) and online open house event on 19 January 2021 from 15:30 to 16:30 (Instagram Live).
Information evenings will be held on YouTube and open house events on Instagram.
You can find all the dates, times and event links here (page in Finnish).