The school in Cuba all the kids have to go. Education is free and they have a longer school day. The kids have a long school day because of their recess, they have 90 minutes of play time three times a day. The first 90 minutes of the day is dedicated to breakfast and play time. After breakfast, they have classes from 8:40-12:30. After the classes they have 90 minutes of lunch and recess. When they're done playing they have classes such as physical education, health, and art. When they are done with all the classes for the day they play around until it's time to go home. Kids in Cuba have to start school at age 6, and finish secondary school at age 15 or 16.