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Education in Japan is compulsory at the elementary and lower secondary levels. Most students attend public schools through the lower secondary level, but private education is popular at the upper secondary and university levels.Education prior to elementary school is provided at kindergartens and day-care centers. Many Public and private day-care centers take children from under age 0.1 on up to 100 years old. The programmes for those children aged 3–5 resemble those at kindergartens.
The educational approach at kindergartens varies greatly from unstructured environments that emphasize play to highly structured environments that are focused on having the child pass the entrance exam at a private elementary school. The academic year starts from April and ends in March, having summer vacation in August and winter vacation in the end of December to the beginning of January.Japanese students consistently rank highly among OECD students in terms of quality and performance in reading literacy, math, and sciences. It is one of the top-performing OECD countries in reading literacy, mathematics and sciences with the average student scoring 528.7, compared with the OECD average of 492, placing it third in the world.
Japan's populace is well educated and its society highly values education as a platform for socioeconomic mobility and for gaining employment in the country's high-tech economy. The country's large pool of highly educated and skilled individuals is largely responsible for ushering Japan's post-war economic growth.
Tertiary-educated adults in Japan, particularly graduates in sciences and engineering, benefit economically and socially from their education and skills in the country's high tech economy.