Education (France)

11 March, 2017 There are four main types of school up to the compulsory schooling age of 16: ● École Maternelle ● École Primaire ● College ● Lycée These roughly correspond to crèche/nursery (up to age 6), primary school (up to age 11), middle school (up to age 15) and high school (up to 18). There are generally […]


Education (Spain)

2 February, 2017 Education is compulsory in Spain for children between the ages of 6 and 16. It’s free for expats to send their children to state schools in Spain, as long as they’ve registered on the Empadronamiento or Padron, the municipal register, at their local town hall. Normally, children will attend the state school in closest proximity […]