New edition Trends in the Netherlands
Below are excerpts from each of these themes in Trends in the Netherlands 2018.
Share of HAVO/VWO students differs widely among municipalities
In academic year 2017/â18, there were nearly 956 thousand secondary students (excluding practical education and special education schools at secondary level). In Year 3 of secondary education, 47.5 percent of the student population were in senior general (HAVO) or pre-university (VWO) education. Especially in the Randstad conurbation and in/around the university cities, there are higher than average shares of students at HAVO/VWO level. In Bloemendaal, Heemstede and Oegstgeest, over 80 percent of secondary students are in HAVO or VWO. The share of HAVO/VWO students is below 35 percent in some northern municipalities.Source: Google News Netherlands | Netizen 24 Netherlands