Changing schools

Upon departing a school at the end of an academic year the following is given to the student:

  • certificate for the grade completed
  • extract from the student record book
  • health certificate.

Upon departing a school at the end of an academic quarter the following is given to the student:

  • report card with the grades in the completed quarters
  • doctor’s notice regarding the student’s health.

Upon departing a school in the middle of an academic quarter the following is given to the student:

  • report card with the grades in the completed quarters
  • doctor’s notice regarding the student’s health
  • report card for the grades in the ongoing academic quarter.

The academic affairs council will determine the grade in which the student will continue studies if:

  • the student is coming from an educational institution from a foreign country and has not previously studied in Estonia
  • students lack a document certifying education
  • the student studied in the previous school on the basis of some other state curriculum
  • the student studied in a school for children with special needs or a sanatorium school based on a different number of academic years, list of subjects of number of academic hours established by that school.

Last amended: 12-12-2016 00:00 | Compiled by: haridus- ja teadusministeerium