Learning in English or Swedish
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.