The American School of The Hague

Name of School The American School of The Hague
Director J. Courtney Lowe, Ed.D.
Admissions Ms. Laura Romains
Address Rijksstraatweg 200; 2241 BX Wassenaar
Telephone + 31((0)70 512 10 60
Telefax + 31 (0)70 511 24 00
E-mail admissions@ash.nl
Web-site www.ash.nl
Type of Education A kindergarten through grade 12 international university preparatory school. Offering a U.S. style curriculum adapted to the needs of an international student body. Students study for a U.S. high school diploma, International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma and Certificates, Advanced Placement (AP) courses or can combine IB and AP.
Language of Instruction English
Type of Qualification U.S. High School Diploma, International Baccalaureate Diploma and Certificates and Advanced Placement.
Age Range 3 – 18 years old
Composition of Student Body Almost 80 nationalities. 28% of the students are American.
Total Number of Pupils 1200
Total Number of Teachers 206
Average Class Size 15
Activities A broad range of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. Full range of fine and applied arts plus broad athletics program. extravaganza, International Day, Model United Nations, language cludes, sports clubs, maths clubs, chess, young engineers, color house, project week, wellbeing, service learning and many more fun learning activities.
School Fees Tuition: Preschool €14,650, elementary school €18,865, middle school €21,425, high school €22,890,
Other Fees One time enrollment fee €5,490, annual capital fee €3,520, special education €17,330 plus the regular grade level tuition, one-on-one assistance – this fee is based on the amount of hours of assistance the student needs, plus regular grade level tuition.
Admission throughout the year
Advised Entrance Dates August and January advised, throughout the year possible
Admission Requirements review of student’s complete school record and student able to benefit
from the program offered.
Admission Deadlines not applicable
Counsellor Elementary, Middle, High School and University entrance counsellors
Possibilities of Stream Change possible at all levels; some limition in final year
Further Education Possibilities University or College worldwide
Situation of School 5 hectares campus on the edge of Wassenaar, a town neighbouring The
Hague
School Hours (daily schedule) For grades 2 to 12, school hours are 08:30 – 15:30 with a 14:45 early dismissal on Wednesday. Preschool to grade 1 operate on a 08:45 – 15:15 schedule with a 14:30 early dismissal on Wednesday.
Transport to and from School Many students travel by bicycle, private bus, public bus.
School Holiday Periods Dutch holidays, 8 weeks summer, 3 weeks at New Year,
and 1 week each in October, February and April
Additional Information
ASH is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). We believe in balancing the educational needs of our students with their social, emotional and physical development. Student wellbeing is of utmost importance at ASH.
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