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Why the International Baccalaureate curriculum is the best choice for your child

As of November, Amity International School Amsterdam is officially accredited as an International Baccalaureate (IB)World School for the Primary Years Programme. It’s a great milestone for the school, but why have they chosen this holistic approach to learning? What makes the IB curriculum different from the traditional Dutch education? In this article we will outline our reasons for choosing to teach the IB Curriculum, and why we believe it is the best choice for your child.

Press release: IB World School for the PYP

Amity Amsterdam is delighted to announce that the school has been accredited as an IB PYP School. Starting in February 2018 as a Candidate School for the PYP, Amity Amsterdam has successfully developed and implemented the educational programme over the years to offer high quality of teaching at the international school in Amstelveen.

7 things you can still do this summer in Amsterdam

Summertime is an amazing time for children, but it can be a long time for parents who maybe running out of ideas to keep their children busy in the last few weeks before school starts. Especially after the corona lockdown, you probably want to make sure to avoid too much screen time. We have gathered the following ideas to make the most of the rest of your summer holiday!

5 Tips on how to make the most of a school visit

Amity International School Amsterdam’s Admissions Officer Elspeth French understands that choosing the right school for your child is one of the most important decisions you will make. She shares five tips on how to prepare for your school visit.

Radio interview

For their radio mini-series 'Happy Families - Summer Special' Broadcast Amsterdam interviewed our Admissions Team to find out why the summertime is the busiest period for the department and how Amity Amsterdam wants to get more involved with the local Amsterdam Community.