kids, school, and after school activities

Hi! My husband has a job offer in Bergen and I have a few questions about getting our kids acclimated. We are currently expats in Switzerland and they have only attended German-speaking schools but are native English speakers. They will be 7 and 12 when we move.

They don't speak Norwegian but my older kid is thrilled at the idea of learning. At 12, is that too old to stick her in a Norwegian school? What will she do after school when I am working? The after school care appears to be for younger kids.

My younger kid has a bit of a speech delay in every language. How is the support for language delays in Norway?

Oh and are there after school activities like football or basketball? We currently live in a small town and the kids walk themselves to such things. How is that handled there?


New topic

Expatriate health insurance in Norway

Free advice and quotation service to choose an expat health insurance in Norway

Moving to Norway

Find tips from professionals about moving to Norway

Travel insurance in Norway

Enjoy stress-free travel to Norway