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In Jyväskylä you are able study according to the Finnish comprehensive school curriculum in English and Swedish.

Finnish and foreign students can study in English in Kortepohja school from years 1 to 6 and in Viitaniemi school from years 7 to 9. The teaching language is English, but in art and crafts subjects and some optional subjects the students can have teaching in Finnish. The students’ language proficiency in English is tested before coming to the school.

Comprehensive school in Swedish is organized in Kuokkala school. Swedish speaking pupils can study in Kuokkala svenska skola having teaching in Swedish from classes 1 to 9.

Welcome to the English speaking classes in Jyväskylä

The secondary round of applications to the English-speaking classes of Kortepohja are from January 7 through January 21, 2021. Families will receive more information through Wilma.



Learning in English

Kortepohja school (Classes 1 to 6)
Voionmaankatu 17-19, 40700 Jyväskylä
Headmaster Tel. +358 50 311 8171

Viitaniemi school (Classes 7 to 9)
Viitaniementie 20, 40720 Jyväskylä
Headmaster tel. +358 50 535 0475

Learning in Swedish

Kuokkala svenska skola