Applying to Swedish-language immersion education

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Swedish-language immersion education in grades 1–6 is arranged in Päivänkehrä, Soukka and Westendinpuisto primary schools and in grades 7–9 in Espoonlahti and Haukilahti middle schools.

1st grade

Application period has ended.  Applications submitted after the application period are rejected and the applicants will not be given a right to participate in the entrance examination.

Enrolling in the 1st grade of comprehensive school and applying for Swedish-language immersion education takes place between 8 and 20 January 2021 through the electronic Wilma service by filling in the form 'Application for 1st grade of Comprehensive School'. If You are unable to use the Wilma service, You can fill in the paper form. The paper form must arrive no later than by 20 January 2021 to the following address: the Finnish Education Unit, Secretary of student affairs Sara Raitala, P.O. Box 31, FIN-02070 City of Espoo. 

Application period

  • 8-20 January, 2021

Application form

  • Application for 1st grade of comprehensive school

Entrance examination

  • 3 February, 2021. All applicants will receive a personal invitation to the examination.
  • Due to COVID-19 changes are possible!

Briefings 

Principles of admission (only in Finnish)

Additional information

  • The Finnish Education Unit, Secretary of Pupil Affairs Sara Raitala, tel. +358 40 507 0817, sara.raitala@espoo.fi

7th grade 

Application period has ended.  Applications submitted after the application period are rejected.

Enrolling in the 7th grade and applying for Swedish-language immersion education takes place between January 8th and 18th 2021 through the electronic Wilma service by filling in the form 'Application for 7th Grade of Comprehensive school'. If You are unable to use the Wilma service, You can fill in the paper form. The paper form must be submitted to Your child's current school in Espoo by 18 January 2021.

Application period

  • 8-18 January, 2021

Application form

  • Application for 7th grade of comprehensive school

Entrance examination

  • No entrance examination. 

Briefings 

Principles of admission (only in Finnish)

Additional information

  • The Finnish Education Unit, Coordinator Ilkka Miettinen, tel. +358 40 639 4740, ilkka.miettinen@espoo.fi

Other grades

If study places become available during the school year and they aren't filled by applicants moving to Espoo in the middle of the school year, new applicants can be admitted to the free study places.

Please fill in the form Ruotsin kielikylpyopetukseen vuosiluokille 2–9 hakeminen and submit it to the school to which the pupil primarily applies. Contact the school providing Swedish-language immersion education for additional information.