Useful Information for living in Athens (Greece)

Visit Athens on an original way:

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General Useful Information

Electric Current

The standard in Greece is 230V AC (50Hz). Appliances from North America require a transformer and British ones an adaptor.

Time

Greek time is GΜΤ +2 hours

Shopping

Greece is the ideal destination to shop for a wide variety of products, catering to everybody’s tastes and wishes. Prices are very reasonable in relation to product quality and visitors will be able to find something for every budget.
 

 

Schools in Athens


LYCEE FRANCO – HELLENIQUE Chlois & Trikalon Streets Agia Paraskevi 15324 Tel: 210 601 2704 Fax: 210 600 3460 email: info@lfh.gr From pre-kindergarten to Grade 12, the Lycee Franco Hellenique provides a complete French education leading up to the French Language Baccalaureate. The French Ministry of Education sponsors this school and all tuition (with the exception of Foreign Language tuition) is in French. The school is located in purpose built facilities in Agia Paraskevi in the northern suburbs. www.lfh.gr

 

St. Catherines British Embassy School 73 Sofokles Venizelou Lykovrissi Athens Telephone: 210 2829750-1 Fax: 210 2826415 E-mail: administrator@stcatherines.gr Web: www.stcatherines.gr

 

Byron College 7 Filolaou Street and Aristotelous Streeet Gargitos, Gerakas 153 44 Athens Telephone: 210 6047722-5 Fax: 210 604 8542 E-mail: byroncol@otenet.gr Web: www.byroncollege.gr

 

Campion School PO Box 67484 Pallini 153 02 Athens Telephone: 210 6071700 (Senior School) & 210 6071800 (Junior School) Fax: 210 6071750 (Senior School) & 210 6071850 (Junior School) E-mail: dbaker@campion.edu.gr Web: www.campion.edu.gr

 

International School of Athens (formerly TASIS Hellenic) Artemidos and Xenias Street Kifissia 145 62 Athens Telephone: 210 6233888 Fax: 210 6233160 E-mail: info@isa.edu.gr Web: www.tasis.edu.gr

 

St. Lawrence College Anemon Street Postal Address: Koropi PO Box 74221 Telephone: 210 8917000 Varkiza Fax: 210 891 7010 E-mail: info@st-lawrence.gr Web: ww.st-lawrence.gr

 

American Community Schools of Athens 129 Aghias Paraskevis Street & Kazantzakis Halandri 152 34 Athens Telephone: 210 6393200 Fax: 210 6390051 E-mail: acs@acs.gr Web: www.acs.gr  

 

Garderies et Maternelles Nursery Schools AU PETIT BONHEUR Glyfada Tel: 210 9658207 www.aupetitbonheurmaternelle.com French Language nursery school (recognized by the French Ministry of Education) accepting children from age 2. Children are organized into small classes and learn some Greek from age 6 so that they may transfer to Greek schools if they do not wish to go on to the Lycee in Agia Paraskevi.

 

LES ALOUETTES Jardin denfants francophones Kifissia tel: 210 8011570

 

LE CASTELET Ecole maternelle kifissia tel: 210 8087760

 

GREEK GERMAN KINDERGARTEN O MIKROS ANTONIS Barbayiannis, Pallini Tel: 210 6032527

 

SCUOLA MATERNA ITALIANA DE ATENE Mitsaki 18, Ano Patissia Tel: 210 2020274 Approved by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, this school is located on the same site as the Italian elementary school.

 

IL MULINO MAGICO Scuola Materna Italogreca Troados 23, Ag Paraskevi Tel: 210 6003148 Located in the North of Athens, this kindergarten caters for Italian citizens who are looking for an Italian school with some Greek. Children are accepted from the age of 2 until 6.

 

3-4-5 British Nursery School (pupils aged 3–5) 27 Sofokleus Street and Dimela Glyfada Athens Telephone: 210 9680465

 

ABC Nursery School (pupils aged 2–6) 11 Tyrtaiou Street Aghia Paraskevi 153 43 Athens Telephone: 210 6019669 Web: www.abcschool.gr

 

Childrens College (pupils aged 2½–5½) 4 Leoforos Kalamakiou Alimos 174 55 Athens Telephone: 210 9889833  

 

Cottage Kindergarten (pupils aged 2½–6) 74 Psaron Street Halandri 152 32 Athens Telephone: 210 6827629 & 210 6834533 E-mail: info@cottage.gr Web: www.cottage.gr

 

Early Learning (pupils aged 2½–6) 53 Ritzountos Street Ellinikon 167 77 Athens Telephone: 210 961 8763  

 

The Flopsy Bunnies Playgroup (pupils aged 2–6) 70 Ethnikis Antistaseos Halandri 152 31 Athens Telephone: 210 6742885 Fax: 210 674 2372 E-mail: bunnies@otenet.gr  

 

Jack Jill Pre-school Center (pupils aged 2–6) 2 Lomvardou Street 153 44 Gerakas Telephone: 210 6610900 / 210 6041615 Fax: 210 603 8965 E-mail: info@jackjill-preschool.gr Web: www.jackjill-preschool.gr

 

KIFISIA MONTESSORI SCHOOL-INTERNATIONAL LEARNING CENTER 2 Th. Diligianni Str., Kifisia, 145 61 www.kifisiamontessori.gr e-mail: kifisia_montessori@yahoo.com

 

Liberty School (pupils aged 2–6) 60 Ymittou Street Holargos 155 61 Athens Telephone: 210 6513178  

 

London Kindergarten (pupils aged 2½–5½) 24 Degliry and Salaminos 5 Aghios Dimitrios 173 41 Athens Telephone: 210 9326500  

 

Natashas Wonderland (pupils 6 months–6 years) 44 Dionysou Street Kifissia 145 63 Athens Telephone: 210 8010614

 

Nikolas (pupils 2 months–5 years) 4 Chimarras Alimos 174 55 Athens Telephone: 210 9826802  

 

Peter Pan (pupils aged 2–5) 4 Lakonias Street Voula 166 75 Athens Telephone: 210 8959654  

 

Pinewood Kindergarten (pupils aged 3–5) 34 Salaminomahon Street Nea Pendeli 152 36 Athens Telephone: 210 8048764  

 

Pooh Corner (pupils aged 2–6) 6 Kapodistriou Street Nea Erythrea 146 71 Athens Telephone: 210 6204853  

 

Stepping Stones (pupils aged 2½–6) 5 Plotinou Street Pangrati 116 36 Athens Telephone: 210 7511965