About Norgesskolen


We want our students to:

  • learn and practice the Norwegian language
  • increase their interest in the Norwegian language, culture and society
  • develop their knowledge and interest in Norway
  • participate in different sports and outdoor activities
  • experience an international environment and learn to overcome cultural
  • barriers in a positive way
  • develop a network of other children/youth from around the world
  • experience a Norwegian summer
  • develop the Norwegian part of their identity

Who can join Norgesskolen?

  • Students aged 9 -18 living all over the world
  • Both students with previous knowledge of Norwegian as well as beginners
  • Norwegian citizens as well as non-Norwegian citizens
  • Norwegian children/youth that want to improve their Norwegian and participate in an international environment

The school takes place at Sagavoll Folkehøyskole in Telemark, a paradise for children and youth. It has a well equipped sports hall, a football field, climbing wall and bouldering room.