Schools in Tonga

Primary female–male ratio: 0.96:1 (2007)

Primary pupil–teacher ratio: 25:1 (2007)

There are nine years of compulsory education starting at the age of six. Primary school comprises six years and secondary six, with cycles of four and two years. More than 95 per cent of primary students attend state schools, while about 90 per cent of secondary students attend church schools. Some 90 per cent of pupils complete primary school (2005). The school year starts in February.

Schools in Tonga
Hofangahau College
Liahona High School
St Channel College
Tailulu College
Taufa'ahau Pilolevu College

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