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Status of Schools

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Overview of Schools

(As of January 1, 2017)
Overview of Schools
Category Number of schools No. of
classes
No. of
students
The number of
teaching staffs
The number of
clerical employees
Nat'l Public Private Total
Kindergarten 1 243 93 337 1,059 18,932 1,518 378
Elementary
School
2 270 1 273 4,260 84,052 5,952 3,537
Middle School 2 107 19 128 1,785 46,287 3,486 1,821
High School 2 60 21 83 1,852 54,937 3,844 1,563
Special Schools 2 7 9 233 1,247 366 319
Correspondence
High School
- 2 2 28 505 74 28
Total 7 682 143 832 9,217 205,960 15,240 7,646

Overview of Lifelong Education

(As of January 1, 2017)
Overview of Lifelong Education
Public
Libraries
Student Education&
Culture Center/
Student Center
Accredited Educational
Facility
Private Educational
Institutes
Institutions for
Private Tutoring
Total
10 3 1 2,425 848 3,287

The Present Situation of the Educational Finance:2.26 trillion won

(As of January 1, 2017)
Educational Finances: 1.9934 trillion won
Tax revenue Annual expenditures
2.26 trillion won 2.26 trillion won
Own income- 43 billion won (1.9%) General education- 145.6 billion won (6.4%)
Others- 71.9 billion won (3.2%) Lifelong vocational education- 3.2 billion won (0.1%)
Borrowed- 59 billion won (2.6%)
Transfer income: 2.0861 trillion won (92.3%) Early childhood,elementary and middle school education: 2.1112 trillion won (93.5%)