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International Schools in the Netherlands

Moving to the Netherlands with children? Check out our directory of expat-friendly international schools in the Netherlands to make the move as seamless as possible:

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Supreme College Nederland

Supreme College Nederland is an international school in Castricum. It offers a wide-ranging education for students from 14 to 18 years, including the IB Middle Years program. Supreme College offers more affordable tuition than other international schools, so give your child a global education without breaking the bank.

Koning Willemstraat 1
1901 CA Castricum

+31 (0)251-652571
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The British School of Amsterdam

The British School of Amsterdam is an independent school in Amsterdam Zuid. They provide a well-rounded education for children aged 3 to 18 years embedded in the UK academic system. It’s the first Dutch school to be accredited by the UK Government as a British School Overseas.

Anthonie van Dijckstraat 1
1077 ME Amsterdam

Jan van Eijckstraat 21
1077 LG Amsterdam

Fred. Roeskestraat 94a
1076 ED Amsterdam

+31 (0) 20 67 97 840
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Amity International School Amsterdam

Amity International School Amsterdam is an international school in Amstelveen. They offer a creative, internationally-minded education for children aged 3 to 13 years. If you’re looking for an IB Primary Years school in Amsterdam, check out the academic offer at Amity International School.

Amsterdamseweg 204
1182 HL Amsterdam

+31 (0) 20 345 4481

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FSG Academy is an international school specializing in sports-focused education. Based in Apeldoorn, they provide state-of-the-art sports facilities for young athletes alongside an international and Dutch curriculum. For a high-quality full-time sports program for your children, check out FSG Academy.

Lighthouse Special Education is an international school for children with complex educational needs. They provide a safe, secure first-class education for children aged 3 – 13 years with learning difficulties. Lighthouse is the only international primary school offering an English-speaking education for children with special needs.

The Indonesian School of The Hague (Sekolah Indonesia Den Haag) is a school in The Hague. Since 1965, they have provided a first-class education embedded in the Indonesian academic system for Indonesian expat children of all ages. The school is located between The Hague and Wassenaar.

AFNORTH International School is a leading international school in South Limburg. Established in 1967, the school has been offering both English-speaking and German-speaking education for the international community. So, if you’re relocating to South Limburg, consider AFNORTH for your child’s education needs.

HSV International Primary School is an international school based in The Hague. Since 1986, they have been providing primary-aged children with an international education embedded in the Dutch academic system. The school is subsidized by the Dutch Ministry of Education.

The International School Haarlem is an international school based at two locations in Haarlem. They offer a global curriculum in a compassionate learning community for children of all ages. If you’re relocating to Haarlem, consider the International School Haarlem for your children.

The International School Twente is an independent school based in Twente. They offer primary and secondary education for students aged 4-18 years, including the international GCSE and IB Diploma programs. For a globally-focused education for your child, consider the offer of the International School Twente.

The International School Hilversum is an established IB World School in Hilversum, North Holland as part of the Alberdingk Thijm. The school is one of the few who offer IB programs to students aged 4-19 years. For a full IB education, consider the International School Hilversum.

The International School of Groningen is an independent school in Haren, just outside Groningen. Although relatively small, it has excellent facilities shared with Maartenscollege, ensuring a state-of-the-art education for students. The International School of Groningen offers both Middle Years and Diploma IB programs.

The International School of Amsterdam is a leading IB World School. Located in a leafy, state-of-the-art complex in Amstelveen, the school offers International Baccalaureate programs for students aged 3 to 18. So, give your child the best education at the International School of Amsterdam.

The European School Bergen is an independent school in Bergen, near Alkmaar. They follow the European Schools curriculum which leads to the European Baccalaureate, a popular qualification for university entry. The European School Bergen has a nursery, primary and secondary school.

The International Primary School Almere is an elementary school in Almere. Just a 25-minute drive from Amsterdam, the school offers a globally-focussed education embedded in international mindedness. For a strong and balanced learning program for your children, consider the International Primary School Almere.

Elckerlyc International School is an international school located near Leiden. The school teaches in both Dutch and English, offering an international education embedded in the local academic context. So, give your kids the best of all worlds with Elckerlyc International School.

Lycée Français Vincent van Gogh is an international school with locations in The Hague and Amsterdam. They offer a fully French curriculum, following the official programs of the French academic system. So, for a French education for your children, consider Lycée Français Vincent van Gogh. Website in French only.

Rustenburgerstraat 246
1073 GK Amsterdam

Scheveningseweg 237
2584 AA Den Haag

The International School Delft is an independent school based in Delft. They offer the Primary Years International Baccalaureate Program, and aim to be an IB World School within the next decade. The provide primary and secondary education across two well-appointed campuses in Delft.

The International School of The Hague is a leading independent school for students aged 5 to 18 years. They offer both Middle Years and Diploma programs for the International Baccalaureate. The International School of The Hague also have a broad International Primary Curriculum for younger learners.

The British School in The Netherlands is based across five campuses in The Hague. For over 80 years, the school has been providing a globally-minded education embedded in the UK system. Children aged 3-18 years follow UK qualifications, including GCSEs and A-Levels alongside the International Baccalaureate Diploma.

United World College Maastricht is an international school located in Maastricht. For over a decade, they have been offering primary and secondary education at their state-of-the-art campus. For an internationally-focussed school for your child, check out the United World College Maastricht.

Harbour International Primary School is an international elementary school located in Rotterdam. They provide an English speaking curriculum for children aged 4-12 years of expat families living temporarily in the Netherlands. For a globally-focused education for your children, consider Harbour International Primary School.

The International School of Breda is an international school for students aged 3-18 years. Located in the southern city of Breda, early education follows the UK education system. From the age of 11, students follow both the Middle Years and Diploma programs of the International Baccalaureate.

Het Rijnlands Lyceum is an international school located in Oegstgeest, near Leiden. It is an official IB World School, offering both the Middle Years Program and the Diploma Program for students aged 11-18 years. For the best international education for your children, enrol them at Het Rijnlands.

The Nord Anglia International School Rotterdam is a co-educational, university preparatory day school in Rotterdam. The school provides a global education for children of all ages in a safe, nurturing environment. The Nord Anglia International School Rotterdam offers the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program.

The German International School The Hague is an independent German-speaking school. Based in The Hague, the school provides an internationally-focused education with classes taught in German. So, if you’re looking for a German education for your children, consider the German International School The Hague.

The International School Almere is an international high school located in Almere. Since 2002, they have provided a broad education as part of their status as an official IB World School. For IB Middle Years and the IB Diploma Program for your children, consider International School Almere.

The American School of The Hague is a leading international school in Wassenaar. The fully-accredited academic program provides schooling for students aged 3-18. So, if you’re looking for an international education for your kids, check out the academic offering at the American School of The Hague.

The Japanese School of Rotterdam is an international school based in Rotterdam. They provide Saturday classes for children of the Japanese expat community in the city, alongside a range of extra-curricular and cultural events. Let your child experience their heritage with the Japanese School of Rotterdam.

Gifted Minds International School is an international school in Hoofddorp, near Amsterdam. For children aged 3 to 12 years old, they offer eclectic teaching approaches and pedagogical practices within a research-based curriculum. Classes are taught in English and the school is an approved IB primary years school.

The International School Eindhoven is an independent IB World School located in Eindhoven. They offer the Middle Years and Diploma programs for the International Baccalaureate and English and Dutch-speaking primary department. So, give your child a well-rounded start in life with the International School Eindhoven.

The Optimist International School is a public primary school located in Hoofddorp, near Amsterdam. The school provides the International Primary Curriculum and UK Curriculum to students aged 3-11 years. The school is located on a peaceful campus with easy access to outside activities at the Haarlemmermeerse Forest.

The Amsterdam International Community School is a Dutch international primary and secondary IB world school. From their location in Amsterdam Zuid, they offer a globally-focused education in English. So, give your children the best start in life with Amsterdam International Community School.

The European School The Hague is a multilingual school for children of employees of European Union institutions. They offer early years, primary and secondary education, culminating in the European Baccalaureate. So, for a multicultural education for your children, consider European School The Hague.

Rivers International School is an independent day school located in the city of Arnhem. It teaches children aged 2 to 19, including IB Middle Years and Diploma Programs. Rivers International School specializes in support international students and their families as they settle into their new home.

The Japanese School of Amsterdam is an international school for Japanese students. Since 1997. the school has been providing an education embedded in the Japanese academic system. The Japanese School of Amsterdam is conveniently located in the Overtoomse Veld neighborhood of the city.

Florencius International School is an international primary based in Amstelveen. It provides an international curriculum for children aged 4-12 years while immersed in the local Dutch community. For a global school south of Amsterdam, consider Florencius International School.

The International Primary School Hilversum is an elementary school for primary age children between 4-12 years. The school is an International Baccalaureate World School for the Primary Years Program. The International Primary School Hilversum gives a broad education for children in and around the Gooi region.

International School Utrecht is an IB World School for students between 4-18 years. Based in the lively university city of Utrecht, they offer all three IB programs – Primary Years, Middle Years and Diploma. For a full International Baccalaureate education, consider the International School Utrecht.

Eerde International Boarding School is an international school in Ommen. They offer day school, flexible boarding and full boarding at their secluded, country estate campus just two hours from Amsterdam. The school offers a mix of outdoor activities and 21st century teaching.

International Waldorf School The Hague is an international primary school for children aged 4 to 9. Their academic program focuses on the integration of cognitive and artistic education, blending handicrafts and art with mathematics and science. So, for a distinguished education, choose the International Waldorf School.

Rotterdam International Secondary School is a globally-minded high school based in Rotterdam. They teach a broad and balanced English education that includes an extensive outdoor and sporting curriculum. Rotterdam International Secondary School also offers the IB Diploma program.

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