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List Of Schools In Malta
This article has a LIST OF SCHOOLS IN MALTA, that includes schools in Malta and Gozo
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Alliance Francaise
The ALLIANCE FRANçAISE (French pronunciation: ​ , French Alliance), or AF, is an international organization that aims to promote French language
French language
and culture around the world. Created in Paris on 21 July 1883 under the name Alliance française pour la propagation de la langue nationale dans les colonies et à l'étranger (French alliance for the propagation of the national language in the colonies and abroad) — now known simply as Alliance française — its primary concern is teaching French as a second language and is headquartered in Paris
Paris
. In 2014, the Alliance has 850 centers in 137 countries, on five continents
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Pembroke, Malta
PEMBROKE is a town in the Northern Region of Malta
Malta
, and it is considered to be the country's newest town. To the east is Paceville , the nightlife district of Malta. The coastal town and tourist hub of St. Julian\'s lies to the southeast, and the residential area of Swieqi
Swieqi
lies to the south. The hilltop village of Madliena
Madliena
is to its west, and Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq lies to the northwest. Pembroke covers an area of 2.3 km². The area hugs a coastal zone with a rocky beach. The highest point lies at 64 meters (210 feet) above sea level (at Suffolk Road, exit to St. Andrews Rd). The whole area was formerly a British military base from the 1850s to 1979. Pembroke is named after Robert Henry Herbert , the 12th Earl of Pembroke , and was authorised by Sidney Herbert, younger half-brother of Robert and Secretary at War in 1859
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Floriana
FLORIANA (Maltese : Il-Furjana or Il-Floriana), also known by its title BORGO VILHENA, is a fortified town in the South Eastern Region area of Malta
Malta
, just outside the capital city Valletta
Valletta
. It has a population of 2,205 as of March 2014. Floriana
Floriana
is the birthplace of many famous Maltese, amongst which the composer of the national anthem , ' L-Innu Malti ', Robert Samut ; former Bishop of Malta
Malta
Dun Mauro Caruana , the poet Oliver Friggieri , the writer and politician Herbert Ganado and Swedish Idol winner Kevin Borg
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St Paul's Bay
SAINT PAUL\'S BAY (Maltese : San Pawl il-Baħar, Italian : Baia di San Paolo) is a town in the Northern Region of Malta . It is situated sixteen kilometres (9.9 miles) northwest of the capital city Valletta . Saint Paul's Bay is largest town in the Northern Region and the seat of the Northern Regional Committee . Its name refers to the shipwreck of Saint Paul , as documented in the Acts of the Apostles , due to the tradition that Saint Paul was shipwrecked on the isles, named St. Paul\'s Islands , which are situated near St Paul's Bay. According to the Bible, St. Paul was shipwrecked on an island which many scholars have identified as Malta on his voyage from Caesarea to Rome. The Maltese people believe that it was St. Paul who laid the foundations of Christianity on the island. The localities of Burmarrad , Wardija , Qawra , Buġibba , Xemxija , and San Martin as well as part of Bidnija and Mistra , form part of St. Paul's Bay Local Council
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Paceville
Located west of St. Julian\'s , Malta
Malta
, PACEVILLE (Maltese : PAċEVILLE, sometimes abbreviated PV) is the name given to an informal district heavily populated with nightclubs , bars , stripclubs , pubs and restaurants , and is an important nightlife hub on the island. Paceville
Paceville
is located between Spinola Point and Dragonara Point , delimiting Spinola Bay and St. George\'s Bay respectively. Paceville is seen as a party destination in Europe and is a popular place for locals and tourists alike. CONTENTS* 1 Origins * 1.1 Early years * 1.2 Redevelopment * 2 References ORIGINSEARLY YEARS Paceville
Paceville
traces its origins in the 1910s and 1920s when prominent lawyer and developer Dr Giuseppe Pace (1890–1971) built a few seaside residence in the area of St. Julian's known as 'il-Qaliet', the small bay between the Dragonara Peninsula and Portomaso
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Marsa, Malta
MARSA (Maltese : Il-Marsa) is a town in the South Eastern Region of Malta
Malta
, with a population of 4,401 people as of March 2014. The name Marsa means "the harbour ". CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Facilities * 3 Zones in Marsa * 4 Twin towns * 5 References * 6 External links HISTORYMarsa is located on the Marsa Creek, a body of water formed by the flow of water from wadis in high ground nearby to the sea. The creek includes the Grand Harbour
Harbour
which the town is based on. A port was first established at Marsa by the Phoenicians . Remains of Roman constructions have been found close to the town. The Arabs used the area as a port and since then has been named as Marsa, meaning harbour. At the arrival of the Order of St John in Malta, a particular cultivated garden was among the few places observed. It is thought a foundry of the Order may have been located at Marsa
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Balzan
BALZAN (Maltese : Ħal Balzan) is small town in the Central Region of Malta
Malta
, one of the so-called three villages , together with Attard
Attard
and Lija
Lija
. The village originally consisted of a group of small dwellings and farms but eventually grew, becoming a parish in the 17th century. As of March 2014 the town has 3,958 inhabitants. CONTENTS * 1 Etymology * 2 Culture * 3 Balzan
Balzan
Community Service * 4 Band Clubs * 5 Interesting Places at Ħal Balzan
Balzan
* 6 Further readng * 7 References * 8 External links ETYMOLOGYIn Malta, many village names are identical to certain family names, as in Attard
Attard
and Lija. It is believed by some, therefore, that the village inherited its name from a family whose family name was Balzan. Balsan (Balzan) literally means tax collector or contributions collector
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Qormi
QORMI (Maltese : Ħal Qormi ; Ħar Qurmi in the Qormi dialect), also known by its title CITTà PINTO, is a city in the Southern Region of Malta , located southwest of Valletta in the centre of the island. It has a population of 16,779 (as of March 2014), which makes it the fifth largest locality in Malta. The bordering towns of Qormi are Marsa , Luqa , Żebbuġ , Siġġiewi , Ħamrun , Birkirkara , Attard , Santa Venera and Balzan . Qormi has two parishes, one dedicated to Saint George and one to Saint Sebastian . There are also two valleys in Qormi, Wied il-Kbir (The Large Valley), and Wied is-Sewda (Black Valley). Elder inhabitants of Qormi speak a thick Qormi Dialect , yet this is now in decline
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Mosta
MOSTA (Maltese : Il-Mosta) is a town in the Northern Region of Malta , to the north-west of Valletta
Valletta
. In 2014, it had an estimated population of 20,241. The most famous building in Mosta
Mosta
is the Rotunda , a large church with the third largest unsupported dome in the world. Mosta
Mosta
celebrates the feast of the Assumption every 15 August, popular among both the locals and the foreigners. CONTENTS * 1 General * 2 History * 2.1 Pre-history * 2.2 Speranza Chapel * 2.3 Marquis Mallia Tabone Farmhouse * 2.4 Cumbo Tower
Cumbo Tower
* 2.5 St Marija Assunta Church * 3 Twin towns – sister cities * 4 References * 5 External links GENERALAs Mosta
Mosta
is at the centre of Malta; buses pass through Mosta
Mosta
on the way to Buġibba , Burmarrad , St
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Fleur-de-lys
The FLEUR-DE-LIS (plural: fleurs-de-lis) or FLOWER-DE-LUCE is a stylized lily (in French, fleur means "flower", and lis means "lily") that is used as a decorative design or symbol . Many of the saints are often depicted with a lily, most prominently St. Joseph
St. Joseph
. Since France is a historically Catholic
Catholic
nation, the Fleur de lis became commonly used "at one and the same time, religious, political, dynastic, artistic, emblematic, and symbolic", especially in French heraldry . The fleur-de-lis is represented in Unicode
Unicode
at U+269C (⚜) in the Miscellaneous Symbols block
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Kerċem
KERċEM (Maltese : Ta' Kerċem) is a village on the island of Gozo , Malta , with a population of 1,938 people as of March 2014. The village of Kerċem lies close by to the south-west of Victoria , spread between the picturesque Lunzjata Valley , the green hills of Tal-Mixta , Għar Ilma and Ta\' Dbieġi , and stretching up to the Pond of Għadira ta\' San Rafflu and Xlendi cliffs. Archaeological discoveries show that the sizeable area of Kerċem was inhabited as early as the Għar Dalam phase (5000–4500 BC). The Roman Baths and an early Christian cemetery at Għar Gerduf , referred to by Gozitan historian Giovanni Pietro Francesco Agius de Soldanis as Roman Catacombs, are also significant discoveries. However, to date, these historic sites are not accessible to the public. Ta' Kerċem evolved into a village community in the late Middle Ages, around an ancient chapel dedicated to Pope Gregory the Great built around 1581
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Swieqi
SWIEQI (Maltese : Is-Swieqi) is a town in the Northern Region of Malta
Malta
. It is a residential area just 15 minutes by bus from Sliema and within walking distance of Malta's nightlife and entertainment centres, Paceville
Paceville
and St. Julian\'s . As the town developed, residential estates took over farmland. The town's name means "water channels", a reminder of the region's past. It has a population of 10,064 as of March 2014
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Iklin
IKLIN (Maltese : L-Iklin) is a village in the Central Region of Malta , with a population of 3,130 as of March 2014. Iklin
Iklin
was established in the mid-20th century; however some archaeological sites and a medieval chapel, named as St. Michael Chapel, are proof to earlier settlements. Until recently, the town was considered to form part of the Three villages of Malta
Malta
, as part of Lija. With the separation of Iklin
Iklin
from Lija, Iklin
Iklin
is no longer part of the three villages. It is bordered by Għargħur , San Ġwann , Birkirkara
Birkirkara
, Balzan , Lija
Lija
and Naxxar . Iklin
Iklin
is divided in Lower Iklin
Iklin
siding on the Birkirkara
Birkirkara
bypass and the Upper Iklin
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Attard
ATTARD (Maltese : Ħ'Attard) is a town in the Central Region of Malta . Together with Balzan and Lija it forms part of "the Three Villages " and has been inhabited since the Classical Period . It has a population of 10,650 as of March 2014. Attard's traditional Latin motto is Florigera rosis halo ("I perfume the air with my blossoms") due to its many flower gardens and citrus orchards. Attard
Attard
is abundant with public gardens, including ornamental trees and flowers, maintained by the Local Council. The inhabitants of Attard
Attard
are known as saraċini
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Gzira
GżIRA (Maltese : Il-Gżira) is a town in the Central Region of Malta . It is located between Msida and Sliema , also bordering on Ta\' Xbiex . It has a population of 8,029 as of March 2014. The word Gżira means "island" in Maltese , and the town is named after Manoel Island which lies just adjacent to the town. The seafront of Gżira is famed for its views of the walled city of Valletta , which are illuminated at night, forming a picturesque backdrop to Manoel Island, the yacht marina and a seafront public garden. Kappara is located close to Gżira
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