Vartiokylä Lower Secondary School

Located in Vartiokylä, our school is a lower secondary school that includes grades 7-9. The teaching language is Finnish.
Vartiokylän yläasteen koulu
Photo: Karo Pirkkalainen

Contact information

Rusthollarintie 6, 00910 Helsinki Show accessibility information View location on service map
Finnish Swedish
P.O. Box 91302, 00099 City of Helsinki

Deputy principal
Riikka Lavonen
+358 40 160 8069

School secretary
Tanja Janger
+358 9 310 82558

Pertti Purhonen
+358 9 310 82993

School year 2024-2025

Language studies

Spanish, French, Swedish, German
French, German

Bilingual education


Weighted curriculum education

communication, mathematics-science

Available: hall


Rusthollarintie 6, 00910 Helsinki
Location on map - Open larger map(Link leads to external service)

The route to the main entrance

  • The accessible parking space is located outdoors over 10 m from the entrance. The width of the parking space is at least 3.6 m.
  • The pick-up and drop-off area is located in the vicinity of the entrance, giving easy access to the pavement.
  • The route to the entrance is smooth and sufficiently wide and illuminated.

The entrance "alternative entrance"

  • The entrance stands out clearly and is illuminated. There is a canopy above the entrance.
  • The doors connected to the entrance stand out clearly. Outside the door there is sufficient room for moving e.g. with a wheelchair. The door opens with an access control key.

In the facility

  • The customer service point has two floors.
  • For moving around, there is a lift, which can hold a wheelchair; the door opens with an access control key. The floor numbers in the lift can be felt with fingers. The button for the exit floor stands out from the other buttons. (The minimum dimensions for an accessible lift are width 1.1 m and depth 1.4 m.)
  • The doors in the facility stand out clearly. The glass doors have contrast markings.
  • The facility has an accessible toilet on floor 2.
  • There is a second accessible toilet on floor 1.
  • The service point has a fixed induction loop in the customer service desk, assembly hall, gym.