793 Berlin schoolchildren fall through the probationary year at high school
The wishes of parents are often too big for many students! Out of 9967 high school students, 793 did not pass the 7th grade year. They had to switch to an integrated comprehensive school (ISS).
With 8 percent graduates, the highest rate in recent years was reached in the 2018/19 school year. For comparison, the development in the other school years:
Sixth graders get the school recommendation for high school from their elementary school - but parents don't have to follow it. In contrast to primary school children, the free choice of school applies in terms of type and location.
In the report by the school administration of Senator Sandra Scheeres (49, SPD) it says: “It is not a general trend. It was comparable to previous years in eleven districts. ”