Slovakia

Twinned schools

School № 229

Country Fact Sheet: Slovakia is located in Central Europe. The capital and largest city is Bratislava. The official language is the Slovak language. With a population of 5.4 million, is on the 116th place in the world ranking.

Education and culture: Secondary education system in Slovakia is divided into 2 stages. 1st stage, covering first-year children aged 6-10 and 2nd stage, 10-16 year-olds. The largest university in Slovakia is Comenius University, founded in 1919.

Slovakia's Vikolec village is included in the UNESCO cultural heritage list. The famous Palace of Esterhazy is located in Bratislava.

Sports: Ice hockey and football are the most popular sports. It is no coincidence that the Slovakian ice hockey team was able to become a world champion in a short time.

After independence, Slovakia attended at the 1994 Lillehammer Winter Olympic Games for the first time. Slovak athletes are more successful in canoeing, light athletics, shooting and swimming.

Winter sports are considered one of the favorites in the biathlon.

Phone: (+994) 421-55-88

Email: 229mekteb@bakuedu.gov.az

Address: Nasimi Street 34