Having successfully completed the summer education programme “Step2School”, with the participation of 350 children, METAdrasi, in consistent cooperation with the “Open Schools” project of the Municipality of Athens, continues the programme in schools throughout the city.
“Step2School” is a non formal education programme, serving minors, ages 6 to 18, that live in temporary hosting facilities, accommodation facilities for unaccompanied minors and apartments, but it also welcomes other children that live in the neighborhood.
The programme provides remedial education in the form of afternoon support classes, emphasizing language acquisition, mathematics and homework support and establishes a safe framework of support for the integration of refugee and migrant children. Classes are delivered by the experienced educational staff of METAdrasi.
Lessons occur weekdays, for children ages 6-12 at 16:00-18:00 and ages 12-18 at 18:00-20:00.
Additionally, Farsi and Arabic lessons are offered to children and adults, during weekends, as well as intensive lessons in Greek, English, German and computer skillls for teenagers aged 16 to 18.
Enrollment takes place at METAdrasi’s offices in Tavros (7, 25 Martiou street, 1st floor, “Kallithea” train station), weekdays, from 10:00 to 20:00.
For more information:
Phone number: 214 1008 700
Τhe “Open Schools” programme of the Municipality of Athens operates with Stavros Niarchos Foundation as exclusive donor. The “Step2School” activity is implemented with the valuable support and funding of European Commission’s Civil Protection & Humanitarian Aid Operations department (ECHO).