Nova Gorica Grammar School

Nova Gorica Grammar School (Slovene: Gimnazija Nova Gorica) is a coeducational nondenominational public gymnasium school located in Nova Gorica, Slovenia. The school caters for students aged between 15 and 19 and is roughly equivalent to preparatory schools in Anglo-American contexts. The school is considered among the best secondary schools in Slovenia.

Nova Gorica Grammar School
Slovene: Gimnazija Nova Gorica
Delpinova 9

Coordinates45°57′25″N 13°38′44″E / 45.95694°N 13.64556°E / 45.95694; 13.64556Coordinates: 45°57′25″N 13°38′44″E / 45.95694°N 13.64556°E / 45.95694; 13.64556
TypePublic gymnasium school
EstablishedSeptember 1947; 74 years ago (1947-09)
Head of schoolAndrej Šušmelj
Age range15-19
WebsiteGimnazija Nova Gorica


It was established after the annexation of the Slovenian Littoral to the Yugoslavia in September 1947. It was initially located in the nearby town of Šempeter pri Gorici. In 1952, it was transferred to a suburb of the town of Nova Gorica, and in 1960 to the current location in the very centre of the town.

Notable alumniEdit

Many prominent people have attended the Nova Gorica Grammar School since its founding. Among them were: