Schools for your children
For a city of its size, Trondheim offers a good variety of schooling alternatives for Norwegians and non-Norwegians alike. There's also excellent neighbourhood preschool and kindergarten availability, making it easy for the children of new arrivals to meet friends who live nearby -- and to learn Norwegian in an easy, natural setting.
Different choices based on age and languages
The variety of schools and the different application processes need some explanation, however. The following should help guide you through the process.