It is compulsory and free school for children aged 6-16.
The primary school is 7 years old, and the secondary school
lasts up to 4 years.
Nauru, Island Republic of Oceania, in the southeastern
Pacific south of the equator. Bordering Micronesia and the
Marshall Islands in the north, Kiribati in the east, Solomon
Islands in the south and Papua New Guinea in the west. Nauru
is the world's smallest republic in area and the world's
smallest non-European country. There is no official capital,
but the government resides in the Yaren.
Nauru became independent in 1968.
The name, Nauru, is of unknown origin.