Middle school is hard for you

District students with a grade point average of at least 4.7 can attend grammar school ("Kanti"). District school students with a grade average of at least 4.4 and secondary school students with a grade average of at least 5.3 can attend the business school (WMS), computer science school (IMS), technical school (FMS) or vocational school (BMS) without having to take an exam. Admission to the BMS is also possible after passing the entrance exam.

During the basic vocational training (EFZ)you have the opportunity to attend a vocational school. If you have successfully passed the vocational baccalaureate, you can study at a technical college. You can find more information about the vocational baccalaureate on following brief informationand the corresponding page of the canton of Aargau.

Middle schools in comparison

What paths are available after graduating from secondary school? You will receive information on this at the annual Matura fairs.

Middle School or Apprenticeship?

If you don't know whether you'd rather go to middle school or do an apprenticeship, we'd be happy to help you decide.

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