Kilonpuiston koulu

Kilonpuiston koulu is a comprehensive school situated near Leppävaara which can be easily reached by public transport. The school offers a safe learning environment and a joint school path for approximate 700 pupils from the first grade to the ninth.

Our school has bilingual classes from the first grade to the ninth. The objective is that pupils adopt things in both languages reaching the targets in different subjects in spite of the language in which they study. We have also seven special education classes for autistic children.

Kilonpuiston koulu has an emphasis on drama which is implemented in various subjects. There is also a drama-oriented class in Kilonpuisto school to which students can apply in the 6th grade. The drama class studies diverse drama methods through the whole upper school.

Pupils are encouraged to use good manners and to be courageous in discovering their own strengths and skills through self-expression.

Term dates and holidays for the school year 2019 - 2020

Autumn term: Thursday, 8.8.2019 – Friday, 20.12.2019
Spring term: Tuesday, 7.1.2020 – Saturday, 30.5.2020
Autumn break: Monday, 14.10.2019 – Friday, 18.10.2019
Christmas holiday: Saturday 21.12.2019 - Monday 6.1.2020
Winter holiday: Monday, 17.2.2020 – Friday, 21.2.2020

First school day 8.8.2019
primary school - 7th grade 9.00-12.30
8th and 9th grade 10.15-13.15

The getting to know the school for future preschoolers on Thursday, May 5, 2020 has been canceled.

Intermediate tests for bilingual teaching will be postponed to August due to exceptional circumstances.


English-Language Instruction in Espoo 2016-2017
Riemukupla afternoon club at Kilonpuisto School (pdf, 1427 Kt)