The Costa Rica News (TCRN) –  Today the 2015 school year begins for over 950,000 Costa Rican students spread throughout more than 5,000 schools, said an official source.

The president of Costa Rica, Luis Guillermo Solis, and the Minister of Education, Sonia Marta Mora, are holding an official ceremony at the Liceo de Pavas, San José, to inaugurate the lessons.

TIP: Get our latest content by joining our newsletter. Don't miss out on news that matter in Costa Rica. Click here.

For 2015, the MEP has a budget of 7.4% of the gross domestic product (GDP), about $4 billion, a 13.6% increase from last year. (ACAN-EFE)

The Costa Rica News (TCRN)

San Jose, Costa Rica

LIKE THIS ARTICLE? Sign up to our newsletter and we will send you updates of our latest content as soon as they are available. Click here.

VIATCRN
Previous articleChilean Safari Park Rescues Abused Circus Animals and Gives Them a Permanent Home
Next articleGlobal Peace Index Ranks Costa Rica as the Fourth Safest Country in Latin America
Creating a Conscious alternative news network that we feel the world needs. Pura Vida!