Isle of Man Schooling
State schooling is a high standard and carries no school fees. There are over 30 primary schools and 5 secondary schools on the island, in addition there are also 3 independent schools.
Choosing a state school in the Isle of Man is dependant upon catchment area. Class sizes are usually around thirty pupils with one teacher and a classroom assistant.
The school year starts early September and is split into three terms with a weeks holiday in the middle of each term. The first term will end in December and the second term runs from January to May and the third term runs from May to July.