Our school is in Tuscany, one of twenty regions in Italy and is located in the central-western part of the country. It has a western coastline on the Tyrrhenian Sea, containing the Tuscan Archipelago, of which the largest island is Elba. …..which sits at the crossroads of four valleys: Valtiberina, Casentino, Valdarno and Val di Chiana The Tiber valley’ s territory is located within the communes of: Monterchi, Anghiari, Sansepoclro, Pieve Snato Stefano and Caprese Michelangelo Education in Italy is compulsory from 6 to 16 years of age and is divided into five stages; ISTITUTO OMNICOMPRENSIVO STATALE “A. Fanfani – A.M. Camaiti” Our school in the ist . omnicomprensivo statale “ Amiltore Fanfani – Alberto Maria Camaiti “. It is made up of 2 kindergartens, 2 primary schools, 2 middle schools and 3 upper secoundary schools ISTITUTO TECNICO STATALE - GESTIONE AMBIENTE E TERRITORIO - ISTITUTO PROF. STATALE - SERVIZI PER L'AGRICOLTURA E LO SVILUPPO RURALE There are also 2 boarding schools, one for boys and one for girls. Boarding school (for boys) The ‘’ Istituto professionale per l’enogastronimia + ospitalità alberghiera ‘’ offering secoundary school education oriented towards practical subjects which enable student…….. ……to go job hunting in their field as soon as they complete their studies. Alternatively, they can continue studying at university.