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Guyana Education


Schooling is compulsory and free of charge between the ages of 6 and 15. 95% of children attend the six-year primary school (2008). Most also go on to secondary school, which consists of a five-year part and a final two-year part. Since 1976, all schools have been state-run, and increased integration between different population groups has since been one of the school's main goals. Check topschoolsintheusa for test centers of ACT, SAT, and GRE as well high schools in the country of Guyana.

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There are about 15 higher education institutions, among others. University of Guyana in Georgetown, three teacher colleges and various technical schools. More than 96% of the population is literate.

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