The programme activities of the Department include:

  • providing financial and material conditions for the work of the educational institutions set up by the City,
  • monitoring of the operation of the educational institutions set up by the City;
  • preparing proposals to determine education and school programmes above the state pedagogic standard to be financed from the city budget: programme intended for gifted elementary school pupils, extended sojourn programmes and whole-day teaching, early IT education, programmes for pupils and preschool children with particular needs, additional education intended for teachers and professional associates, competitions at city level, meetings, reviews, international and inter-city school co-operation
  • awarding scholarships to gifted secondary school and university students and awarding scholarships to students who educate themselves for jobs in short supply, for which educational, social, heath and cultural institutions set up by the City express employment needs;
  • participation in the organisation of special events from the field of education and schooling
  • providing other programmes serving education and schooling

 

Preschool and elementary school educational institutions

The City of Rijeka is the founder of 26 educational institutions for which it provides budgetary funds in order to realise programmes and maintain and equip facilities.

  • Kindergarten “Rijeka”
  • 24 elementary schools in Rijeka
  • “Youth Centre” Rijeka