School System and Higher Education
New Caledonia has:
- 267 elementary schools
- 58 middle schools
- 21 high schools
- 1 university
The school year runs from mid-February and to mid-December.
The Vice-Rectorate is responsible for Secondary Public Education : http://www.ac-noumea.nc
The University of New Caledonia offers more than 40 courses enabling students to further their education up to eight years post high school: https://unc.nc/.