Applying to the seventh grade of weighted-curriculum education

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7th 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 7th grade and applying for weighted-curriculum education takes place through the electronic Wilma service between January 8th–18th 2021 by filling in the application form 'Application for 7th grade of comprehensive school'. If You are unable to use Wilma, You can fill in the paper form. The paper form mus be submitted to Your child's current school in Espoo by January 18th 2020 at the latest. It is possible to apply for four schools (max).

When applying to the performing-arts-weighed education, also the appendix 'Ilmaisutaidepainotettuun opetukseen hakeminen' must be filled in and submitted to the school offering the education by January 22th 2021 at the latest.

If the principles of pupil admission (admission criteria) to weighed-curriculum education is an entrance examination, Your child must participate in the examination in the particular school to which he/she is primarily applying for the particular weighted-curriculum subject. 

Application forms

Application period

  • 8-18 January, 2021

Entrance examinations

  • Mathematics and natural sciences: 22 January 2021 at 9 am. Registration at 8:15 am. The applicant will not receive a separate invitation to the entrance examination!
  • Information technology: 25 January 2021 at 2 pm. Registration at 1:30 pm. The applicant will receive a separate invitation.
  • Sports: 27 January 2021 at 9-12 am. (boys) and 12:30-3:30 pm. (girls). The applicant will receive a separate invitation to the entrance examination.
  • Visual arts: 28 January 2021. The applicant will not receive a separate invitation!
    • Kaitaa school at 12am.-3pm. Registration at 11:45 am.
    • Viherlaakso school at 1:30 pm. Registration at 1:15 pm.
  • Music: 25-29 January 2021. The applicant will receive a separate invitation to the entrance examination.
  • Dance: 25-29 January 2021. The applicant will receive a separate invitation to the entrance examination.
  • URHEA-sports and activity 27 and 29 January, 2021: 
    • The basic section of the entrance examination on 27 January 2021 at Leppävaara sport hall.
    • The sport section of the entrance examination on Friday 29 January, 2021. Information on the entrance examination places, see URHEA
  • Performing arts - no entrance examination.
  • Foreign language education

Principles of pupil admission (only in Finnish)

Briefings for the guardians

  • No briefings at school premises due to COVID-19. However, some schools will arrange briefiengs via TEAMS. Links to the TEAMS meetings will be posted at the schools' homepages.

Additional information