Q&A Nordic International School Kalmar
When will Nordic International School Kalmar open?
The school will open on August 18, 2020
At what age can my child attend your schools?
The school will start in August 2020 by offering years 4-7. Fully expanded, our school offer years 4-9 (2022).
How many students will you admit?
This first year, 2020/21, we will offer:
one class in grade 4-6
two classes in grade 7
We admit between 28-30 students in each class, depending on grade.
How do I put my child in queue for a school?
You place your child in queue by filling in a form on our website. You will find a link to the Queue Form in the Admissions tab. Admission is based on queue time and sibling priority. Starting the second year of operation, the school will accept admission through sibling priority.
What happens after placing my child in queue?
Admission will be conducted through e-mail to the adress you gave us when you registrered. We will later welcome the admitted students to one to one-meetings.
The formal transfer between schools is done by a paper form which you need to fill in and hand over to your current school as soon as you are admitted to Nordic International School.
Will we get school transport?
Municipality of Kalmar
You are approved school transport if the distance between your homeadress and the school’s boundary exceeds the following limits:
Year 4-6: 4 km
Year 7-9: 5 km
You may hand in an application form for this during your one to one-meeting Please download the form here.
Please contact your municipality.
Do you offer mother tongue/first language?
The Municipality of Kalmar offers mother tongue/first language to children from families where at least one of the parents have another native language than Swedish. Please read more here (Swedish).
You may hand in a mother tongue form during the one to one-meeting. Please download the form here.