The 4th Senior High School of Kalamata ( 4th Geniko Lykeio Kalamatas)
is an upper secondary state school of general and comprehensive education. It is situated in the urban area of Kalamata and hosts about 380 pupils and 40 teachers. The main foreign language which is taught in the school, is English, and the second one is German. Every year students participate in various competitions, such as maths, physics, chemistry, biology and literature, and they attain successful results. The duration of the school attendance is three years. The first year, class 1, all students follow a common curriculum. During class 2 and 3, the pupils must choose one of the following orientation lessons: theoretical orientation or science orientation. At the end of the third year, students take part in the so called Pan-hellenic exams(general exams all over Greece), in order to be admitted into universities. The students of our school succeed in getting into the best universities of the country. In addition to the above mentioned, many cultural and scientific visits are organized for the students each year and many activities concerning environmental and health issues are realized.