Who to contact ? Current system for the academic year 2016-17
Have you recently moved to Basel-Stadt with children of pre-school or school age? General information and contact details are listed in multiple languages on the Canton's webiste using this link.
Or you can obtain general information and advice on day care for your child Tagesbetreuung/Tagesstrukturen) and schools (Schulen) from the Department of Education (tel.061 267 84 00 or email email@example.com (Mon–Fri 8am–12 noon and 2pm–5pm).
If you have recently moved to Basel and wish to register your child for school, make an appointment by phone with the relevant school level. The contact details for all levels can be found in English here.
You will need to bring along the following documents:
- The child’s official identification
- Family booklet, settlement or residence permit for the child and his or her parents
- School reports
The BaselConnect Education site is the first resource to provide information in English about the new system for schools in Basel.