It is an 8-year compulsory school. The primary school is 5 years old and starts when the children are 6 years old. The high school is 3 + 5 years. There is one university.
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|Land area||61 km²|
|Residents per km²||561.2|
|Income per capita||$ 59,000|
|ISO 3166 code||SM|
|Time zone UTC||+1|
|Geographic coordinates||43 46 N, 12 25 O|
Children and School
How is the school in San Marino?
The children in San Marino start school at the age of six. They attend primary school (Scuola Elementare) for five years. Then they switch to middle school (Scuola Media), which lasts three more years. Now the upper secondary school (Scuola Secundaria Superiore) follows, initially for two years. Those who continue to go to school can do their Abitur after another three years and then study.
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