Primary school admission opens on Moscow public services website

Primary school admission opens on Moscow public services website
Parents can choose up to three schools and the whole online procedure takes only 15 minutes.

On 15 December, online admission for first-form pupils opened in Moscow. Parents can apply on the Moscow public services website and at mos.ru. They can choose up to three schools, one of which must be located in the area where the child is registered. A place in the local school is guaranteed.

Pre-school pupils will be admitted to the first form by automatic transfer. Parents only need to file an application with the head teacher of a respective school. They must remember that the future first-form pupil must be at least six and a half years old as of 1 September, 2017.

The online primary school admission process in Moscow opens for the sixth time. The entire procedure takes only 15 minutes. Parents can check the status of an application in their personal account. Supporting documents include:

  • ID of either parent;
  • The child’s birth certificate;
  • The child’s registration certificate proving the address stated in the online application.

More information about the application process can be found here.