Are children coming from Ukraine eligible to be educated in Slovakia?

Every child and youngster with the statute of temporary shelter holder is entitled to education, which means that they may attend kindergarten, elementary, secondary school or university in Slovakia.

Who is in charge of education and care of pre-school children?

In Bratislava, services related to the education and care of pre-school children come within the scope of authority of the respective city district.

Who can I contact if I want to place my child in a kindergarten or elementary school?

In the case of kindergartens and elementary schools, it is necessary to contact the Local Authority of the city district where the person from Ukraine has his/her accommodation. Then it is necessary to check with the kindergarten or the elementary school in the city district whether they have a vacancy and on the procedure for school attendance.