Primary and secondary schools
It offers remarkable quality in terms of nearby catchment throughout the region.
332,600 pupils in foundation stage and primary schooling (app. 1,500 nursery schools and 2,000 primary schools).
158,700 pupils in secondary education ('collège' level = first 4 years) in 369 establishments.
120,000 pupils in secondary education ('lycée' level = last 3 years) in 249 establishments.