Nilsiä Upper Secondary School is a versatile educational establishment specializing in alpine and cross country skiing, floorball and golf. We are situated in the green area of Kuopio, by the beautiful lake Syväri, in close proximity to Tahko ski resort, which enables a close co-operation with businesses representing different fields of commerce in the area. We offer our students, along with a high quality overall education, a wide selection of optional advanced and applied courses as well as a possibility for a high-level sports training. Our twinned schools in Vörå, Western Finland and Kirishi, Russia are some of our important partners that we highly value. We also receive German-speaking assistant teachers via Karlsruhe University of Education on a yearly basis.
Said about Nilsiä Upper Secondary School by students:
“The school atmosphere is always good and no one is bullied. We have a really good spirit around here.”
“We have a lot of special theme days, for example days when we do something for the environment.”
“The collaboration with Karlsruhe University of Education and the twinned schools in Vörå and in Kirishi offers a really good chance for students to improve their language skills. “
“At our school teachers treat students as individuals.”
“ At Nilsiä Upper Secondary School you can have versatile opportunities and orientate yourself towards your personal points of interest and have great experiences.”