Department of Defense Education Activity

About Our School

AFNORTH International School was founded in September 1967 and provides education for over 900 children of JFC HQ Brunssum, NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen, other NATO personnel serving in the Netherlands, and families working in international companies in this region.

Principal of AFNORTH Elementary US-Section: Andrew Rynberg

Assistant Principal of AFNORTH Elementary US-Section: Kristy Fountain

School Colors: Burgundy & Hunter Green

Mascot: Afi the Lion

Grades Served: IY1 (Pre-School), K-5

Enrollment: 425

Computer/Student ratio: 1:2

Teacher/Student ratio: Primary: 1:18, Intermediate: 1:25

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