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State (US translation: public) school in Netherlands

  • Mailing address:
    International School Hilversum
    Emmastraat 56
    1213 AL
  • T 31 035 6729931
  • F 31 035 672 9939
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • Memberships: The school is regulated (and subsidized) by the Dutch Government.
  • State/Independent: State (US translation: public)
  • Lower School Ages: 4-11
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Ages: 11-16
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Ages: 16-19
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: No SEN
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: No
  • School Year:
  • School Hours: 8:30am - 3:30pm (except for extra curricula or special activity) 8:30am - 5 for some lessons in the IB Dip programme (grades 11 and 12)
  • Fee Currency: Euros
  • Fee Details: 2016-2017 Total School Fees for the primary department are € 3,252 plus registration fee of 150 per child. Grade 6, € 4,153; Grades 7 to 9, €4,696; Grade 10, €5,440 (inc. exam and moderation costs); Grade 11, €5,218; Grade 12, €6,024 (inc. exam and moderation costs). Registration fee: 150; Deposit: 500 Registration fee (non-refundable) for first-time students €150 One-time (refundable) deposit fee, €500
  • Fee Extras: Subsidized by the Dutch government. Registration and testing of new students requires nonrefundable registration fee of 150 and once only deposit fee of 500. Enrollment in bi-lingual grades 7-10 requires fees of 847, laptop fee of 357 and exam fees of 744 (grade 10 only).


  • Dutch National Curriculum
  • International Baccalaureate (Diploma)
  • International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (MYP)
  • International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP)


  • Authorised by International Baccalaureate Organization (not to be confused as an inspection or accreditation agency)
  • Council of International Schools (CIS)
  • Dutch Ministry of Education
  • New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)

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