Back to School: Understand how the US education system works

- Aug/2017

In the United States, the school year begins in August/September and runs through June of the following year. That is, classes start in the early fall and end in early summer. There are 180 class days and vacations in June, July and approximately 20 days in August,  depending on the school district.

There are other shorter vacation periods. A week of “Spring Break,” usually in March or April, Thanksgiving in November and Winter Break in the winter holidays between December and January.

In the public school system, school starts at age 5 and ends the year the child turns 18. This may vary depending on the month that the student has a birthday and his academic performance, of course.

To enroll in a School in the United States, it is always important to have the immigration status according to your profile and your case. This avoids community disruption and rule violation.

The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) rules and administrative procedures are constantly being revised. Including rules and methods of combating and detecting fraud. The general orientation is always to be truthful, not to give false information or to present adulterated documents to public agents. Be transparent and respect the local laws.

The United States, Europe, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East offer many opportunities to professionals with a solid background, proven experience, and differentiated skills in their field. This window of opportunity attracts a growing number of foreigners.

If you plan to diversify your investments, develop business, and begin your expatriation process to these destinations, it is important to seek the advice of experts with proven experience, acting in several jurisdictions and accredited by their respective governments. This consultant will have all the technical and professional skills to evaluate the best alternatives to meet your needs and expectations.

The United States and Canada are always at the top of the list of preferences to start a life transition safely. But unlike what some people still imagine, this change in life is possible, financially feasible, and can happen in less time than you realize. Come and learn about all the options with HAYMAN-WOODWARD’s consulting experts.

To know which immigration option best suits your profile and that of your family, in addition to knowing more about the many possible alternatives for your projects to develop successfully, schedule a consultation now. Our specialists will assist you in all the details of your expatriation, at all stages, including the business development in the United States. For us, each case is unique and should be treated this way, with personalized and individualized solutions.

HAYMAN-WOODWARD is a business and expatriation development consulting firm, not a law firm. All legal services and legal advice are provided by lawyers or external partners, duly licensed to conduct such specific advice in each jurisdiction.

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