School admissions

School admissions become timely when a child begins the first class of comprehensive school. Filling in an application is also often needed when transferring to the seventh grade of comprehensive school if a pupil's local school does not offer education in the following grade level, as well as when a pupil moves.

Enrolling for the school year 2020–2021 in Finnish basic education has ended

  • Enrolling in the first grade of comprehensive school between 8th and 20th January 2020.
  • Applying for the 7th grade of comprehensive school between 8th and 16th January 2020.
  • Applying for weighted-curriculum studies in the 3rd grade between 16th Dec 2019 and 10th January 2020.

​Application period has ended and therefore forms are not available at forms and applications. The principles of pupil admission are found in the end of this page below.

Briefings and entrance examination dates will be updates before the application period for school year 2021-2022.

Instructions and application periods concerning school admissions are found in the following websites: