In Denmark, it is compulsory for children to attend 10 years of schooling between the ages of six and 16. This includes a one-year pre-school class followed by nine years of school.
Primary and lower secondary schooling
For general information on primary and lower secondary schooling (Folkeskole in Danish), click here.
Upper secondary schooling
For general information on upper secondary schooling, click here.
See information on higher education here.
Click here to see links to higher education opportunities.
After school childcare
In Denmark, it is common to have your child attend after school childcare. For information on after school childcare (SFO in Danish), click here.
For information on how to sign up for after school childcare, contact the Municipality of Horsens at +45 7629 2929 and ask for the Department of Education and Labour Market (Uddannelse og Arbejdsmarked in Danish).
The closest international schools are located in Kolding and Aarhus. For general information on international schools, see here.