De Koers - information for student or staff exchanges

Adress of school:
Dommelsingel 4A
1946 TT Beverwijk
Website: http://www.dekoers.org/

Number of students and staff; age range:
10 students 4- 19 years, 2-3 staff/ day, 7staff in total

Describe the location/surroundings:
Beverwijk, urban, close to city center and station

Description of school's concept:
School is working as Sudbury

Who decides whether or not a student can come for exchange:
School Meeting
Contact person:
Edwin de Bree
info at dekoers.org


How many students could you host:
Ask contact

For what duration:
Ask contact

What age-range would you welcome:
All if they are self reliant

Do you have host-families:
In principle yes

What is the main/only language spoken at your school; what other languages are spoken:
Dutch, English, German

Would the exchange student have to pay tuition; could tuition be exchanged for a free exchange opportunity for students of your school at the school of your guest?:
Exchange is free of tuition if return visits can be made

Are there any expenses for staying in the host family:
Depends on host family, maybe small cost for food.

Can you provide basic info on daily expenses (food, transportation) in your city:
Average for western europe, maybe slightly cheaper

Do you have experience with raising funds for travel expenses?:
No, that's up to the staff /student themselves

Can you put down a holiday schedule for your school? Are there times when you wouldn't welcome students:
Ask contact

Are you also interested in staff exchange? What are your ideas for such an exchange?:
Potentially yes.