International schools in the Netherlands

International schools in the Netherlands

Are you looking for an international school in the Netherlands for your children? Here is a list on the most well-known schools for expatriates.


  • International Primary School Almere offers a highly academic program for expat students aged 4-11, living in the Flevoland and Amsterdam area.

  • The International School Almere is a dynamic IB World School that offers quality international education in a safe environment.



  • The FSG Academy is a young and dynamic International Sports Academy with boarding facilities, located near Apeldoorn. The programs are a mixture of sport, secondary/higher education and healthy life style. Class and boarding Language: English.


  • The Arnhem International School wants students to become caring and principled world citizens. They aim to reach this goal by stimulating students’ curiosity and developing their personal academic and social potential.

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  • The European School Bergen seeks to promote high academic standards in an atmosphere of mutual respect and tolerance, to give pupils confidence in their own cultural identity, to encourage a European and a global perspective and to develop high standards in speaking and writing two or more foreign languages.


  • The International School Breda offers nursery, primary, secondary education and out of school activities all within one organisation. The school accepts admissions enquiries for children aged 3 to 18.


  • AFNORTH International School was founded in September 1967 and provides education for over 1.000 children of JFC HQ Brunssum and other NATO personnel serving at the Headquarters and nearby command posts.


  • The International School Delft (ISD) opened in 2014 and offers the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme. Classes are taught in English by teachers with international experience.


  • By striving for excellence in education and by engaging with the international community, the International School Eindhoven (ISE) seeks to be an asset to Eindhoven and the Noord-Brabant region.


  • The International School Twente, the primary school Prinseschool and the secondary school Het Stedelijk Lyceum Zuid, provides the necessary quality and support for expats and their children.


  • The Groningse Schoolvereniging (GSV) is a private, non-denominational school in Groningen-South (Helpman neighbourhood). GSV is a regional primary school with a Bilingual (lessons in English and Dutch) and an International (lessons in English) Department.

  • The International School Groningen (ISG) serves the needs of the International Community in the north of the Netherlands. The ISG provides high quality English language education in a pleasant, secure and stimulating environment to students aged from 11 to 18.


  • Through internationally respected and recognised programmes we involve our international students (age 4-11) in meaningful learning. This means we focus not only on the academic development, but also on learning the skills to become an active and engaged global citizen.




  • The Elckerlyc International School is committed to providing its students with an English language education in a supportive, academically stimulating and multicultural environment.



  • The International School Het Rijnlands Lyceum Oegstgeest offers the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme for ages 11 to 16 and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme for ages 16 to 18.


  • Since its foundation more than 75 years ago, the International School Eerde (ISE) offers a first-class academic programme and well-rounded array of athletic, cultural and performing arts activities.


The Hague

  • As the centre of a thriving and supportive international expatriate community, made up from over 80 different nationalities, the British School in the Netherlands (BSN) provides the opportunity to become part of a student community defined by an ethos of mutual understanding and cultural harmony.

  • Since 1965, the Sekolah Indonesia Nederland (SIN) provides quality education services for Indonesian children.

  • The American School of The Hague nurtures and inspires character, commitment, creativity, and learning. The ASH is divided into three schools, Elementary School from Preschool to Grade 4, Middle School from Grade 5 to Grade 8, and High School from Grade 9 to Grade 12.

  • The International School of The Hague (ISH) aims to provide high quality primary and secondary education for students of all nationalities. The ISH offers a friendly environment in which young people can discover their full potential in a truly international context.

  • The European School The Hague (ESH) is located in the international heart of the Netherlands. ESH offers a broad multilingual education in Nursery, Primary and Secondary, with a great deal of emphasis on the children’s own language and culture.

  • The Lighthouse Special Education was established in 1998 to serve those members of the international community whose children have special educational needs.

  • The German International School offers pupils and parents an island of German culture and German education at the highest level, albeit with a strong international orientation and a worldwide perspective.

  • Lycée Français Vincent van Gogh offers primary (école primaire) and secondary (collège and lycée) education.

  • The Haagsche Schoolvereeniging (HSV) is a Dutch International Primary School in the heart of the International City of The Hague. The HSV is a friendly, caring multi-cultural school and offers international education to expatriate families at an affordable price.


  • The International School Utrecht (ISU) provides a high quality and accessible international learning environment to children from diverse international backgrounds.