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The British School in The Netherlands –
Junior School Leidscheveen
Headmaster Mr. David Porritt
Admissions/Contact Person Mrs. Christine Matthews
Address Vrouw Avenweg, 640 2493 WZ, Den Haag
Telephone +31 (0)70 315 4040
Telefax +31 (0)70 444 7861
Type of Education British/International
Language of Instruction English
Type of Qualification not applicable
Age Range 3 – 11 years
Composition of Student Body international – boys and girls
Total Number of Pupils 425
Total Number of Teachers 40
Average Class Size 20-24
Activities Music, Science, Technology, Arts and Craft, Information Technology, Physical Education, Drama
School Fees €13,260.- to €13,740.-
Other Fees Enrolment fee of €2,000.-
Admission any time of the school year
Advised Entrance Dates any time of the school year
Admission Deadlines none
Counsellor yes
Possibilities of Stream Changes not applicable
Further Education Possibilities full British education through to University entrance
Situation of School pleasant residential area close to the centre of The Hague
School Hours (daily schedule) 8.30 – 15.00
Transport to and from School yes, there is a school bus service
School Holiday Periods One week in Oct; two weeks over Christmas, one week in Feb; two weeks for Easter; two days mid May (may vary) and seven weeks July – Aug.
Additional Information English as an Additional Language (EAL) programme, department summer courses for children aged 5 – 18 years (in English as an additional language) available for two weeks at the end of July, further details can be found in our