Key Issues

Education: 25 110 children enroll at grades 1 and 7 for Academic Year 2018

The Admission procedures to Grade 1, formerly Standard I, and Grade 7, previously Form I, are being held today for some 25 110 young Mauritians.

The number of pupils who have joined Grade 1 at primary level this year (excluding fee-paying schools and late applications cases), is 11 610, that is, 10 890 in Mauritius; 713 in Rodrigues; and 7 in Agalega. Around 13 500 students (excluding fee paying schools) have enrolled in the secondary education sector in Grade 7.

Source: Government of Mauritius