Primary and basic schools

A parent can pick any school in Tallinn for his/her child in 2nd-9th grade if there are free places (find a suitable school from the map).

In case of free places, the school is obliged to accept all children with the obligation to attend school and who express their wish to attend and whose school of residence this school is.

  • Select a suitable school and contact the school, if necessary.

    Personal identification

    In order to be accepted to the school, the prospective student (or his/her parent) shall submit an application as stipulated in the entry terms and procedure. The following are also required:

    • an officially confirmed transcript or statement of the prospective student’s personal identification document (if there is none, a birth certificate or proof);
    • an officially confirmed transcript or statement of the parent’s personal identification document if a parent submits the application;
    • officially confirmed statement of student’s health card, if one exists;

    The prospective student or parent does not have to include a personal identification document in case the application is digitally signed.

    Additional details: Procedure for accepting and excluding a student from school

    What to do with the form

    Submit the application to the school’s office.

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    Result

    Place in a school with free places and the entrance conditions of which have been met.

    What to do when the result is unsatisfactory:

    You will be assisted by the officials of the Unit of General Education from the Department of Education. Head of the Unit is Viivi Lokk, phone 640 4549.

    For contact information, choose institution from the list:

  • Phone to the selected school, contact details here. You can search your resident area schools from here

    Result

    Place in the school

    What to do when the result is unsatisfactory:

    You will be assisted by the officials of the Unit of General Education from the Department of Education, contact details are here. Head of the Unit is Viivi Lokk, phone 640 4549.
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