Schools in Dominica

Primary female–male ratio: 0.97:1 (2012)

Secondary female–male ratio: 1.07:1 (2011)

Primary pupil–teacher ratio: 15.8:1 (2012)

Secondary pupil–teacher ratio: 12.2:1 (2011)

There are 12 years of compulsory education starting at the age of five. Primary school comprises seven years and secondary five. Some 87.8 per cent of pupils complete primary school (2011). The school year starts in September.

Children with special needs are catered for by institutions such as the School for the Hearing Impaired and Alpha Centre.

Schools in Dominica
Kairi School of Music