Eerde is the only international school in the Netherlands to offer day school, flexible boarding and full boarding facilities. Located on a tranquil country estate only 2 hours from central Amsterdam, Eerde offers a safe and healthy environment for your child to focus on study, outdoor activities and having fun with schoolfriends.
“Eerde is a small school for big futures.”
At Eerde, we inspire students to develop to their full potential academically, athletically, artistically and ethically. Through inquiry-based and experiential learning within an international community, students acquire the skills they need to make a difference.
At Eerde, our mission is to help students develop into successful, engaged and responsible young adults with strong global connections; in possession of life-long learning skills and friendships forged for life.
Our school is located on a secluded country estate in beautiful woodland scenery. The moated castle dates from 1715 and has been in use as an international school since 1934.
We strive to provide our young people with the opportunity to develop academically, athletically, artistically and ethically and to achieve their full potential.
We have multiple partnerships with renowned institutes such as the national museum the Rijksmuseum, Dutch society for Nature Conservation Natuurmonumenten and more.
Connections and friends are made during your time at Eerde that last a lifetime. Eerde has been a second home for many students and all are proud ambassadors of our school.
Eerde Boarding School offers:
- Outstanding international education
- Small classes, individual attention
- Full range of extra curricular activities
- Day school, flexible- and full boarding options
- More than 25 nationalities amongst students and staff
- Safe and structured living- and learning environment
- Extensive program of sport and cultural activities
Eerde International Boarding School
Culture & Nature
Eerde’s location amongst the forest, fields, and streams of rural Overijssel make it the perfect location for a variety of outdoor pursuits. Nature trails crisscross the landscape for miles all around Eerde Castle, offering students ample opportunity to hike, bike, and camp.