Moscow Education

What types of schools do most expats in your city choose for their children?
Most parents opt to send their kids to one of Moscow's many international schools.
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What are some examples of these schools?

  • Anglo-American School - Great sport facilities and ties to the embassies of Canada, United States and United Kingdom
  • British International School of Moscow - Eight campuses throughout Moscow, divided into primary and secondary schools
  • French Lycee - Kindergarten, primary, high school and college instruction
  • German School - Located in the German Village (in German: Wohngebiet der Botschaft den Bundesrepublik Deutschland), close to the German embassy and German companies. It also has its own kindergarten.

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Is there a lot of competition for spots in local schools?
Not really, but some local schools are better than others.
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Are pre-schools also widely available (for children approx. 2 to 5 years old)?
Yes, but they are expensive.
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How are most kids transported to and from school?
Children are usually transported by their parents or the school bus. Crown Moscow will soon be offering a Crown Kids bus for all children who attend the French School. Contact Crown Moscow for further details.
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When does the typical school year start and end?
Classes generally begin in September and end in May.
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Is there anything else I should know about local schools?
The local schools are of a very high standard.
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