Information in English
Askøy upper secondary school is situated south on the island of Askøy, close to the administrative centre of the municipality Kleppestø. The school is administrated by Hordaland County Municipality.
Facts about our school
Askøy upper secondary school is a public school, with approximately 550 pupils between the ages of 16-19 and about 80 employees.
We offer general and vocational subjects in combination with on-the-job- training leading to craft certificates. Students, who wish to obtain university entrance qualifications in addition to vocational competence, may take additional courses.
We provide the following courses:
- Programme for General Studies
- Healthcare, Childhood and Youth Development
- Building and Construction
- Electricity and Electronics
- Technical and Industrial Production
We also offer specially designed courses for students with special needs.
Young people with special needs may receive partial competence within the studies of Health and Social Care, Building and Construction trades and Engineering and Mechanical trades. The purpose of this course is to give these young people the experience needed to get a job within the respective trades, or the foundation needed for starting ordinary (standard) vocational studies.
- Work Training for Students with Special Needs
The training for work is meant for young people with specific disabilities who need adjusted programs. The aim is to become qualified for work in, for example, sheltered workshops.
For more information please contact the school directly.
Telephone: +47 56 15 23 00