With its ideal location, space to grow, ambitious development plans and every amenity school children and their families need, Zaanstad is the optimal location for the European School.
What was once Europe’s first industrial area continues to be a lively and attractive location in which to live and work. International residents and companies are increasingly attracted to Zaanstad as it transforms into a vibrant area that is ready for the future.
In Zaanstad, you’ll find “the promise of growth, development and endless possibilities,” according to the Mayor of Zaanstad, Jan Hamming. It is a place with “energy, creativity and international ambition, combined with village informality. A rich history with wonderful industrial heritage and a vibrant business community. Lots of activity, lots of creativity.”
Zaanstad enjoys a prime location with convenient access to Amsterdam and neighbouring cities.
Overtuinen is a newly developed, residential neighbourhood safely accessible to students.