Independent Schools in Kiribati

Gross enrolment overall: 73.0% (2008)

Primary female–male ratio: 1.04:1 (2009)

Secondary female–male ratio: 1.11:1 (2009)

Primary pupil–teacher ratio: 25:1 (2008)

Secondary pupil–teacher ratio: 17:1 (2008)

There are nine years of compulsory education starting at age six, comprising six years of primary school and at least three of secondary. The school year starts in January.