The present name of the city may come from its former Greek name of Amisos by a shortening of Eis Amisos (meaning to Amisos) + ounta(Greek suffix for place names) to Sampsunda (Σαμψούντα) and then Samsun.
CITY OF ATATÜRK THE SYMBOL OF SAMSUN Mustafa Kemal Atatürk established the Turkish Liberation movement in Samsun on May 19,1919, the date which traditionally marks the beginning of the Turkish War Independence. Also this date is known as Atatürk’s birth date…
"4+4+4" TURKISH NEW EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM This year the Education system has changed in Turkey. The "4+4+4" scheme introduces 12 years of compulsory education It is called the "4+4+4" system because students will now study for a total of 12 years, which are divided into four years of elementary school, four years of middle school and four years of high school. And within these changes our school also has changed. It became «RELIGIOUS MIDDLE SCHOOL» called as «İMAM HATİP» However, our school still contains the old departments- Primary Classes and Nursery Classes.
HOW MANY STUDENTS? We have totally 646 students now Nursery Classes: 40 students Primary Classes: 384 students (from 2nd grades to 8th grades) Religious Middle Classes: 262 (only 5th grades) SEN Classes: 15 students
SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION Just because of the changes, our School Administration and also the number of the teachers have changed. There are 47 teachers now.