T a r t u R a a t u s e G ü m n a a s i u m T artu R aatuse H igh S chool
Our school is situated in a town called TARTU. It is the second largest town in Estonia.
<ul><li>T he predecessor of Tartu Raatuse High School was Tartu Girls’ Gymnasium which was opened on September 15 th 1919 . This year we celebrate our school´s 90th anniversary. During the Soviet period the school was known as the Tartu 3rd Secondary School. In 1997 the school was renamed to Tartu Raatuse High School. Since then German has been taught on a more advanced level . The present schoolhouse in Raatuse street was completed in 1973. The name “Raatuse” means in archaic Estonian Town Hall (on the picture above left) as the street starts from the Town Hall Square. </li></ul>HISTORY