Key figures of education

Espoo Finnish Education Unit is the second largest education provider in Finland. Key figures for the school year 2019–2020 are:

Comprehensive schools and general upper secondary schools 

76 Finnish-speaking comprehensive schools:
     • 44 primary schools (grades (1–6) 
     • 13 middle schools (grades 7–9) 
     • 16 joint comprehensive schools (grades 1–9)  
     • 2 special education schools 
     • 1 hospital school (grades 1–9) 

10 Finnish-speaking general upper secondary schools
 

Pupils and students

Over 29 000 pupils in comprehensive education
     • 3 400 pupils in the first grade
4 900 students in general upper secondary school
 

International figures 

6 390 foreign-language pupils and students 
     • teaching in 38 foreign languages

Basic art education 

17 basic art education institutes
13 700 children and young people
     • 12 200 living in Espoo