16 Weird Things at Schools That Are Totally Normal in Some Places

2. South Korean students can be in school for up to 16 hours a day.

In South Korea, a standard day of school lasts from 8 AM until 4 PM, which is still pretty long compared to most countries

. However, many students also attend a private school in the evening hours from 6 PM to 9 PM for intensive revision.

3. In Japan, some schools offer unisex school uniforms.

Japanese school uniforms are simply iconic thanks to Sailor Moon, but a recent change might make the country’s school uniforms stand out: unisex school uniforms. Allegedly,

while this has popped up in some schools, Japan intends to require this uniform to be enforced in all schools at some point in the future.