Schools in Kiribati

Gross enrolment overall: 73.3% (2008)

Primary female–male ratio: 1.04:1 (2009)

Secondary female–male ratio: 1.11:1 (2008)

Primary pupil–teacher ratio: 25:1 (2008)

Secondary pupil–teacher ratio: 17:1 (2008)

There are nine years of compulsory education starting at the age of six. Primary school comprises six years and secondary six, with two cycles each of three years. The school year starts in January.

Schools in Kiribati