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Education

What is the general structure of the Dutch Education system?

Children start at primary school (basisschool) at the age of 4, until the age of 12. Then secondary school (middelbare school) is divided into 4 tracks, ranging from 3 to 6 years duration. For more information please read our document on Education. For more information please refer to our Education document. Click here to register in our website and download it.

 Are there international schools in and around The Hague?

There are several options. You can find a list of schools (Dutch and international) in this website: http://scholenwijzer.denhaag.nl/. For more information please read our document on Education. For more information please refer to our Education document. Click here to register in our website and download it.

 From what age is education compulsory in the Netherlands?

It is compulsory from the age of 5. For more information please read our document on Education. For more information please refer to our Education document. Click here to register in our website and download it.

 

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