Independent Schools in Mauritius

Gross enrolment overall: 75.8% (2008)

Primary female–male ratio: 1.01:1 (2010)

Secondary female–male ratio: 1.00:1 (2010)

Primary pupil–teacher ratio: 22:1 (2010)

Secondary pupil–teacher ratio: 16:1 (2010)

There are seven years of compulsory education starting at age five. Primary school comprises six years and secondary seven, with cycles of three and four years. Some 96% of pupils complete primary school (2008). The school year starts in January. Education is free at the primary and secondary levels, partly subsidised at the pre-primary level and heavily subsidised at the tertiary level.

Independent Schools organisations in Mauritius
Le Bocage International School