Presentation on theme: "System of education in Poland. Types of schools 20 weeks – 3 years old baby: crèche 4 – 6 years old child: nursery school 7 – 12 years old: primary school."— Presentation transcript:
System of education in Poland
Types of schools 20 weeks – 3 years old baby: crèche 4 – 6 years old child: nursery school 7 – 12 years old: primary school (2 stages) years old: Gymnasium (lower secondary school) 16 – 17/18/19: secondary schools, some finish with Matura exam after the Matura exam:higher education schools
Pre-primary education This educational level concerns children from 3 to 6 years of age. Six-year-old children are obliged to complete a year of preparation for primary education (under municipal responsibility) called 0 grade. The classes are attached either to kindergartens or primary-schools.
Education in Poland is obligatory from the preparatory zero grade (5 year old child) to the end of gymnasium, but only to the end of 18th year of life. 153rd grade Gymnasium (lower secondary shool) 142nd grade 131st grade 126th grade Different subjects/different teachers Primary school 115th grade 104th grade 93rd grade Integrated education (one teacher) 82nd grade 71st grade 6 year old"Zero" grade, at primary school or nursery school
In Poland children attend primary school from the age of 7 to 12. A primary school Integrated education (one teacher) Different subjects/different teachers
We have marks from 1 to 6. 1 (is insufficient) 2 (is poor) 3 (is sufficient) 4 (is good) 5 (is very good) 6 (is excellent) 1 is the failing grade, and 6 means that the student exceeded the expectations. In the first stages of primary school (I – III classes) there are no marks. The teachers write descriptions of their pupils abilities. Marks
The main components taught are: -Polish Language, -Social and Natural Environment, -Mathematics, -Crafts and Technology, -Art and Music, -Foreign Language -ICT -Religious studies -Physical Education. Subjects
Regional education In our school there is a great focus on regional education. The aim of the regional education in the didactic and educational process is to create the feeling of students own regional identities. Our pupils are quite successful in the regional contests.
Green school - open air learning Our ten-year-old pupils (3rd year) go to the seaside for two weeks where they learn and play.
What is for free? Public schools After school daycare Textbooks and lunches for poor pupils Partially the green school for poor pupils Milk and fruit thanks to European schemes:
What do we pay for? Textbooks and notebooks Stationery Clothes for school (uniforms are not obligatory) School trips Meals at school cantine: kindergarten: breakfast, lunch and supper cost 5 zlotys school: lunch costs 2,50 zlotys
A gymnasium is a type of school providing lower secondary education. In Poland pupils attend gymnasium at the age of 13 –16 and after passing the final exam they go to liceum (grammar school).
SECONDARY SCHOOLS VOCATIONAL 2 or 3 years TECHNICAL 4 years, Matura exam, diploma exam LYCEUM (grammar school) 3 years, Matura exam
Exams At the end of the primary school (12 years old) so called Sprawdzian At the end of the Gymnasium (15 years old) so called Egzamin gimnazjalny, important in terms of enrollment to some secondary schools At the end of some secondary schools (18-19 years old) so called Matura or maturity exam, important in terms of enrollment to higher education schools
Exam 2012 in our school
HIGER EDUCATION SCHOOLS require Matura exam 3 years bachelors degree 2 years masters degree 5 years masters degree 6 years (medical) masters degree Day studies at state high schools are free of charge UPPER EDUCATION
Jagiellonian University The oldest university in Poland.
Year of life Grade/year at school Type of schoolFinal exams 246th year higher education schools, 3 years (+ optional 2 years), 5 years, 6 years (only medicine) After 6 years for medical higher schools 235th/2nd year After 5 years (or 3 + 2) a diploma exam and a title of "magister" (master's degree) 224th/1st year 213rd year In 3 year schools, after 3 years a diploma exam and a title of "licencjat" (bachelor's degree) 202nd year years complementary lyceum or technical school 191st year 4 years technical secondary school 183rd grade 3 years lyceum External exam at the end of the 3rd (or 4th) grade - MATURA, required to go to any higher education school 172nd grade years vocational secondary school 161st grade 153rd grade Gymnasium (lower secondary shool) External exam at the end of 3rd grade compulsory education, not longer than till 18 years old 142nd grade 131st grade 126th grade Different subjects/differe nt teachers Primary school External exam at the end of 6th grade 115th grade 104th grade 93rd grade Integrated education (one teacher) 82nd grade 71st grade 6 "Zero" grade, at primary school or nursery schoolNo exams before primary school 5 nursery school 4 3 crèche 2 1
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