wizarding schools around the world: Durmstrang Institute #1: “The Durmstrang Institute is the Scandinavian wizarding school, located in the northernmost regions of Norway/Sweden.The school, which presumably takes mainly northern European students, is willing to accept international students as far afield as Bulgaria. Durmstrang is one of the 3 schools that compete in the Triwizard Tournament. It is an old school, having existed since at least 1294, & is notorious for teaching the Dark Arts."
Matilda: Special Edition (1996) Cursed with obtuse parents and a martinet school principal, 6-year-old Matilda Wormwood immerses herself in books. With so much mental stimulation, she acquires telekinetic abilities -- which she unleashes on her family and odious headmistress.
"Five Things I Can't Do Now That I'm Not in Harry Potter: 1) Talk to owls. 2) Yell Latin at people. 3) Eat my lunch with witches and other magical creatures. 4) Wear really old-school knitwear. 5) Ride dragon - Emma Watson on Facebook.