Schools in the Municipality of Sund

There are 5 primary and 1 secondary school in the Municipality of Sund.

Picture of the school located in Skogsvåg About the school system in Norway:

  • All children have the right and obligation to attend school.

The elementary school in Norway is compulsory and organized like this:

  • Children in Norway start at school when they are 6 years old.
  • Children between 6 and 12 attend primary school.
  • Children between 13 and 16 attend at lower secondary school.

The school year starts around 15 th of August and it ends around 20th of June.

Foreign children:

Children arriving to Norway have the right to attend a Norwegian school and it is obligatory. The children must no later than 3 months after their arrival to Norway start at school.

The teaching language in all schools in Sund is Norwegian. The sooner the child learns Norwegian the easier learning will be. All children who don`t speak Norwegian also have the right to get educational support in their first language.

Useful phonenumbers:

  • School advisor 56 32 75 52
  • Sund Senior School 56 32 77 50
  • Glesnes School 56 32 77 00
  • Pollen School 56 32 77 10
  • Skogsvåg School 56 32 77 30
  • Stranda School 56 32 77 40
  • Telavåg School 56 32 77 20
  • Sund secondery School 56 32 77 50
Sist endra 31.10.2013
Contact us
Telefon :
56 32 75 52
E-post :
odd.j.hatland@sund.kommune.no
Tittel :
Skulerådgjevar
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