Ressu Comprehensive School is a city operated, accredited IB world school (Grades 1-9). The school has Finnish classes, English language of acquisition classes, and a preparatory class (Grades 7-9). Students in the Finnish language section come mainly from Kamppi area. Students in the English language acquisition classes come from a wider Helsinki area, and are taken by aptitude tests.
At Ressu Comprehensive school teaching, in accordance with the IB programmes, is phenomenon and global context based. We are a truly multi-cultural community that supports active citizenship, sustainable development and lifelong learning among students and staff.
Ressu Comprehensive School has learning facilities in two buildings, which are located close to each other. PYP-classes 1-6 work primarily on Lapinlahdenkatu, and MYP-classes 7-9 and the preparatory classes on Ruoholahdenkatu additional learning spaces. We have 433 students in the PYP-programme and 225 in the MYP-programme. Our staff consist of 50 members.