Compulsory School

The Municipality of Skövde’s compulsory schools offer children a great environment to learn, develop and be creative.

You may choose a municipal school or an independent school for your child’s education. There are 20 municipal Compulsory Schools in Skövde. Elemantary and middelschools have a Day Recreation Center available for after school hours.  

Compulsory School is mandatory for children between the ages of six- and sixteen-years old. This means that children are obliged to attend school from the fall semester the year they turn six years old (start preschool class) until completion of the spring semester the year they turn 16 years old (finish 9th grade).  

If you would like to locate the nearest school to your home address, please use the map below.
Link to the map.

To register your child to attend school please fill out this form: 
Link to the form.


Please contact the Municipality Contact Center if you need additional information or have questions!