Name of School European School The Hague
Headmaster Frans van de Kerkhof
Contact Person Primary school – Claire Alcock,
Secondary school – Anke Luetkenhues
Address Primary school – Houtrustweg 2, 2566 HA Den Haag
Secondary school –  Oostduinlaan 50, 2596JP Den Haag
Telephone +31 (0)70 7001600
Type of Education Early Years, Primary and Secondary education
Language of Instruction English,  German, French, Dutch and Spanish* language sections, Mother tongue classes in Italian, Polish, Slovenian, Finnish, Greek, Portuguese and Romanian (*only in Prim)
Type of Qualification European Baccalaureate
Age Range 4-18
Composition of Student Body International & European
Total Number of Pupils 1500
Total Number of Teachers 180
Average Class Size  23
School Fees Primary School Fees 2019-2020 € 6.678
Secondary School Fees 2019-2020  € 10.017,-
Other Fees Bus transport
Warm canteen lunch
Some school excursions
AdmissionRequirementsEntrance Dates

Possibilities of Stream Change
FurtherEducation Possibilities the year

See “Support” on our websiteIn consultation

In consultation

Graduates may go on to universities in Europe and further abroad

Activities Sports, School bands, Model United Nations, After School Activities, Cultural Excursions
School Hours (daily schedule)


Primary school:
08.45 – 15.00 (to 12:45 on Wed)
Secondary  school:
Depending on timetable 08:30 – 16:00

Up to individual families, bus service provided by Achttax

School Holiday Periods Summer six weeks
Autumn one week (October)
Christmas two weeks
Spring one week (February)
May two weeks
Holidays are confirmed in consultation with the Advisory Board every year.

The ESH has both a Primary and a Secondary school and is part of the Stichting Het Rijnlands Lyceum

Primary School Guide:

Secondary School Guide: