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Preschool and School enrolment 15-26 January

Enrolling in Preschool

If your child is born in 2012, he/she can start preschool on 13 of August 2018. The duration of preschool is 4 hours per day for the period of 13 August 2018 to 31 May 2019.

You can sign your child up for preschool during the period of 15 January 2018 to 26 January 2018.

You will need to fill in an electronic application. Please select the ‘Preschool registration' (signing up for preschool) option on the front page.

Read more: Preschool in Oulu


Enrolling in School

School enrolment for children starting school next autumn in Oulu, shall take place 15–26 January 2018. Enrol your child, born in 2011, on Wilma interface with your username and password. Online enrolment opens on 15 January 2018.

Oulussa koulussa – Perusopetuksen opas 2018-2019 (in Finnish) provides information on basic education from the 1st grade to the 9th.  The guide explains for instance practical matters relating to starting school, options, support measures for studies and wellbeing. The guide contains all relevant information regarding options and going to school.

Read more: Enrolling in School

Applications for Afternoon Care


Afternoon care for schoolchildren is meant for pupils in grades one and two and those in grades one to nine in special education whose parents are at work or studying.

Applications for afternoon activities shall be submitted between 15 January and 26 January 2018 using Wilma Application.

Read more: Afternoon care

More information

Online preschool enrolment, please email at educare(at)
Online school enrolment, please email at primustuki(at)
basic education, please email at perusopetus(at)


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