Schooling in the city of Alexandroupolis
© Region of Eastern Macedonia-Thrace
The first Greek school was founded in Dedeagats (Alexandroupolis) in 1866. In 1887 in the same city there are reported 1 ‘’Urban’’ school with 2 schoolteachers and 75 scholars, 1 kindergarten and 1 girls’ school with 30 girls.
Konstantinos A. Vakalopoulos, History of the Greater Thrace: From the Earlier Phase of the Ottoman Rule till our Days, Ant. Stamoulis Editions 2004, p. 357.