Beginning from the seventh grade, it is possible to apply to weighed-curriculum education in mathematics and natural sciences, music, dance, sports, information technology, visual arts or in performing arts.
Applying for school year 2019-2020 THE APPLICATION PERIOD HAS ENDED!
Applying to the seventh grade of weighted-curriculum education takes place through the electronic Wilma service between January 8th–16th 2019. If the guardian cannot enroll their child to the seventh grade through Wilma, the guardian shall fill in the paper form Application for 7th grade of comprehensive school and submit it to their child's current school in Espoo by January 16th 2019 at the latest. When applying to the performing-arts-weighed education, also the appendix Ilmaisutaidepainotettuun opetukseen hakeminen shall be filled in and submitted to the school offering the education latest by January 25th 2019.
If the admission criteria to weighed-curriculum education is an entrance examination, the applicant shall participate in the examination in the particular school to which he/she is primarily applying for the particular weighted-curriculum subject. The entrance examination dates are informed in the guide Haku yläkoulun painotettuun opetukseen ja eri opetusmuotoihin. Schools arrange briefings for guardians, dates are also mentioned in the guide.
Brochure (available only in Finnish):
Haku yläkoulun painotettuun opetukseen ja eri opetusmuotohin
Principles of pupil admission for the performing-arts-weighed education (available only in Finnish):
Painotetun opetuksen oppilasvalintaperusteet (pdf, 14 Kt)
> Application for 7th grade of comprehensive school
> Ilmaisutaidepainotettuun opetukseen hakeminen (liite)