Literary Society Parnassos

Primary School

The Primary School of the Night School

Primary School

The Primary School of the Night School

The Night School Primary School is recognized by the State. Adult illiterate and semi-illiterate Greeks as well as foreigners who wish to be taught the Greek Language and Greek Culture by specialized staff can enroll in it. Registration takes place in September and tuition is free. Courses start on October 1st and end on May 31st. The duration of studies is three years. The Greek language courses are taught from a book published by the Literary Society
PARNASSOS.

The first year corresponds to grades A and B of the Primary School and aims to satisfy the first and most essential needs of the students for oral and written communication. The second year corresponds to the 3rd and 4th grades of the Primary School and during it the students become aware of the mechanisms of the language and can comfortably process and use both the spoken and written language. At the same time, the teaching of Greek History and the introduction to Greek Culture begin. Finally, the third year corresponds to the 5th and 6th grades of the Primary School and the student completes his studies gaining the ability to understand opinions and information on a wide range of topics presented in newspapers, magazines or in a group of interlocutors and the which refer to both his social and professional life.

The Primary School students are given the book “Learning Greek” which was written especially for foreigners by the school principal. All students are also provided with rich educational material and modern pedagogical and teaching methods are applied with the aim of consolidating the Greek language and understanding Greek culture.

One School, five Continents!

During the operation of the Night Primary School of the Literary Society PARNASSOS, students from 5 continents and 84 different countries of the world joined in its classes with Greek as a “common language”. Perhaps this Night Primary School is the most multicultural in the world.

Countries of Origin of Primary School Students

ENGLAND, AZERBAIJAN, EGYPT, ETHIOPIA, ACTS OF IVORY, ALBANIA, ALGERIA, AMERICA, ARGENTINA, ARMENIA, AUSTRALIA, AUSTRIA, AFGHANISTAN, VELGI, VENEZUELA, BOSNIA, BULGARIA, BULGARIA, SALVADOR, SWITZERLAND, GREECE, ERITREA, INDIA, INDONESIA, JORDAN, IRAQ, IRAN, EQUATOR, SPAIN, ISRAEL, ITALY, KAZAKHSTAN, CANADA, CHINA, KYRGYZSTAN, CONGO, COLOMBIA, CUBA, KURDISTAN, LIBIONA, LEVOSIA, LITHUANIA, MOROCCO, MEXICO, MOLDOVA, BANGLADESH, BURUNDI, NIGERIA, NETHERLANDS, HUNGARY, UZBEKISTAN, UKRAINE, PAKISTAN, PALESTINE, PERU, POLAND, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, RUSSIA, SERBIA, SLOVAKIA, SLOVAKIA, SWEDEN, SAUDI ARABIA , SYRIA, TAIWAN, TATARSTAN, TAJIKISTAN, THAILAND, TURKEY, TURKMENISTAN, CZECH REPUBLIC, TUNISIA, PHILIPPINES.