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Nazilli Menderes Anatolian High School is in Nazilli in the west of Turkey. It's the second largest town in the city of Aydın. Nazilli is located by the Menderes River which is the biggest river in the Aegean Region and our school derives its name from the river.

Our institution is a state high school. The pupils are between 14 and 18 years old. They are registered to the school according to the results of the exam which they take at the end of the 8th grade. The school year starts in the second week of September and finishes in the second week of June.

Our school has got a modern building. There are 32 classrooms with smartboards, with two physics, one chemistry, one biology and one computer labs and one library, a canteen, a cafeteria, two etude saloons, one music room and one painting room.

There are 50 teachers and 761 pupils and an office holder. It's one of the most successful high schools in this region. Our pupils are successful and eager to learn. Last year 76 per cent of our pupils were accepted by various universities. Our pupils participate in extra curricular activities such as folk dancing, basketball, badminton and theatre.
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