Available Kindergarten Places

Kongsberg has vacant kindergarten places in its 28 kindergartens, 7 of which are municipal and the others private.

There is a wide variety of kindergartens ranging from outdoor kindergartens, international kindergartens, Montesorri kindergartens, family kindergartens, parent-run kindergartens to traditional kindergartens.

Here you will have a great chance to find a kindergarten that is suitable for you and your children.

Primary Schools

In recent years, Kongsberg Municipality has invested heavily in new, modern schools with a focus on the environment. Raumyr primary school and Kongsgårdsmoen primary school were completed in 2015 and Skavanger primary school will be completed in 2021.

Kongsberg has 13 schools. In the city there are three secondary schools, in Hvittingfoss there is a combined primary and secondary school. Kongsberg town has six primary schools and in addition there are three district schools. Kongsberg International School opened in August 2003.

Kongsberg International School

At Kongsberg International School, you are offered an international education based on the International Baccalaureate Program with English as the language of instruction. The school includes kindergarten, primary school and secondary school.


Education in Kongsberg

In the University city of Kongsberg, there are many good opportunities for upper secondary and higher education. Tinius Olsen Vocational School and the University of South-Eastern Norway both work closely with technology companies.