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Thank you for your interest in the Rotterdam International Secondary School (RISS). On this page you can find essential information about our admission process. If you would like to know more, or to book a visit to the school, please contact our Admissions Office: + 31(0)10 890 7743. You can also apply online with our Open Apply Link or email us at: kvo@wolfert.nl.

We are happy to answer any questions you might have and invite you and your child to visit the school.

Eligibility Policy As a member of the Dutch International Schools Alliance, the RISS follows their guidelines as directed by the Dutch Ministry of Education concerning eligibility to the school:

  • Foreign students who will reside in the Netherlands temporarily while their parents are employed in the country;
  • Dutch nationals who have had at least 2 years of international education while their parents have had employment overseas;
  • Dutch nationals who are planning to be educated, for at least two years, overseas, due to their parent’s employment outside the Netherlands. (We require a notarised document from the employer confirming the overseas employment.)

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