“The ABCs of education in Germany” (Gymnasium (At least two foreign…
“The ABCs of education in Germany”
High school in Germany
It combines these three types of high
school and offers differentiation
The system is quite rigid
some regions in Germany as an alternative.
German school hours
There are of course a host of school groups
Once again a fee is charged based on income.
The school day starts at 8am-1
School holidays in Germany
six weeks of summer vacation
At least two foreign languages are required
In the 13th grade students prepare for the Abitur
lasts from about age 12 to 18 or 19
About a quarter of the children go to ‘Gymnasium
Students also have to choose a Zweig
Its’ five-year programme teaches basic skills,
learning basic subjects as well as English.
go on to a vocational school,
which is attended
by students of all different abilities.
Student can also take their final exam
3,000 private schools
are taught in English.
prepare students,International General Certificate of Education
normally aged between 16 and 19
related to apprenticeship.
Berufsschule or Berufskolleg,