Dutch Mother Tongue Programme

Our Dutch Mother Language Programme, which runs from Grades 1 to 12, will help your child gain native-level proficiency in the Dutch language and enable them to integrate into the Dutch school system almost seamlessly, in case of repatriation. It will also give students who desire to enrol in a Netherlands university a notable advantage.

GRADES 1 TO 5

Frequency:

3 lessons per week

Lesson Focus:

Reading, writing, and spoken language skills following the national curriculum of the Netherlands.

Grade 6 to 10

Frequency:

3.5 lessons per week within the regular school day

Lesson Focus:

Dutch language and literature following the IB MYP framework. Students also have one weekly lesson devoted to the social, cultural, historical and political aspects of Netherlands and Belgium.

Grade 11 to 12

Frequency:

4 lessons per week within the regular school day

Lesson Focus:

Dutch Language A (Language and Literature) following the IB Diploma programme. Students also have one weekly lesson devoted to the social, cultural, historical and political aspects of Netherlands and Belgium.