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Mother tongue education

Odense Kommune offers native language education to pupils.

Mother tongue education

The mother tongue education is offered to pupils with backgrounds from an EU / EEA country, the Faroe Islands, or Greenland and is available to pupils in grades 0-9.


The education is voluntarily and free of charge. Mother tongue education takes place outside normal school hours. Classes are held if at least 12 students wishing to learn the same language are interested and if it is possible to find a qualified teacher.


Sign ups for the upcoming school year takes place in spring, with sign up deadline in May. You can find more information on the classes and guidance on how to sign up by following the link below. 


More information on mother tongue education