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Rotterdam - The Hague
IB and American curriculums
Ages 3 to 18

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CurriculumsIB and American
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 16 students / class
Maximum 20 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
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Yearly fees: from: €18,215
to: €26,480
This school has more than one campus in Rotterdam - The Hague:
Main Campus: Ages 7 to 18

Address: Rijksstraatweg 200 2241 BX Wassenaar The Netherlands

ECC Campus: Ages 3 to 7

Address: Deijlerweg 153 2241 AE Wassenaar The Netherlands

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Number of students

1220

Number of nationalities represented in the school

80

Most common nationality

The student body is 30% US and 12% Dutch, with the remaining 62% coming from 74 other countries.

Ratio of local students to international students

12% local : 88% international

Max. number of students per class

20

Average number of students per class

16

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

Native English speaking teachers

Yes

Language support for students not fluent in English

Yes

Additional language classes offered by the school

Dutch, French, Spanish, German

Use of technology in the classroom

We integrate technology in class. Each student in grades 5 and up receive a laptop.

Is the school ready to use virtual classrooms when needed? (e.g. teaching lessons online if the school is closed, e.g. during COVID-19 closures)

Yes, we do use virtual classroom technologies that include video conferencing and many more options.

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes, they do.

Approximate hours of homework given

That depends on the age of the student, from no homework to 30 minutes in middle school and more in high school.

Uniform required

No

Waiting list

Yes, in certain grades.

Entry evaluation for students

Yes.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

We accept new students on a rolling basis.

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes, we do.

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

98%

External examinations or assessments available

IB Diploma, Advanced Placement

School bus service available

Yes

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Learning Support Team

Learning support offered

Learning Support team includes experienced professionals with specialized expertise in learning and intellectual disabilities, speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, and evaluation and assessment.

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

Through our enrichment program.

Student access to education psychologist

Some have access.

School start time

Preschool - G1: 8:45
G2 - G12: 8:30

School finish time

Preschool - G1: 15:15 (Wednesdays 14:30)
G2 - G12: 15:30 (Wednesdays 14:30)

Supervised care before/after school

Yes, our Croco Club offers English-speaking After School Care and Holiday Care for children from ASH, ages 3 - 14.

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

A wide variety of extracurricular activities, including Athletics, The Hague Model United Nations, and strong visual arts, drama and music programs.

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports facilities at the school

Sports hall, sports fields, outdoor play areas

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Middle School Athletics includes girls volleyball, boys soccer, swimming, boys and girls basketball, cross country, tennis and track and field.
High School Athletics includes girls and boys volleyball, girls and boys soccer, swimming, girls and boys basketball, cross country, tennis, baseball, softball, and track and field.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

American School of The Hague offers a complete Early Childhood through to pre-university education, with Elementary, Middle and High School programs for students aged 3 - 18. American School of The Hague (ASH) is an international school located in Wassenaar, the Netherlands. In a safe and welcoming environment, we guide the learning of our students, ranging between 3 to 18 years old, who represent up to 80 nationalities, with 30 percent American and 12 percent Dutch nationals. Here, we learn how to build a better world as we become better human beings. For this, we are guided by our Core Values and learn from and for the world. We embrace everyone's voice, our unique differences and achievements, and service to others.

Teaching approach of the school

ASH's instructional approach focuses on the close but respectful student-teacher relationships that characterize American education. The curriculum includes Advanced Placement courses and the International Baccalaureate Diploma, and is broad enough to suit the needs of the diverse population.

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