Terms used in official statistics

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Section (in school)


A section is the basic organisational entity of a school . In school a section comprises a group of pupils being educated in the same grade.

An additional distinguishing feature can be the specific composition of a group of pupils (a special section, an integration section, an open-access section) or a special educational programme (a bilingual section, job-training section).

  • Act of 7 September 1991 on the Education System
    Place of publication: (Dz. U. z 2021 r. poz. 1915)

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Urząd Statystyczny w Gdańsku