Education Ministry: Swimming lessons compulsory in Greek primary schools

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Education Ministry: Swimming lessons compulsory in Greek primary schoolsGreek Education Ministry issues circular that makes swimming lessons compulsory in primary schools

The Greek Education for Education, Research and Religious Affairs issued a circular that makes swimming lessons compulsory in primary schools.

According to the new circular, which will take effect in September, the lessons will be mandatory for primary schools located up to 25km from swimming pools, while students in grades 3 and 4 will take precedence and be compelled to take the lessons.

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