The standard of education in Belgium is high and expat parents will have a wide variety of options when it comes to their children’s schooling.
There are three different national education systems in Belgium. The French, Flemish and German regions each have their own government-run education system that corresponds with the regional language. There are also private and international schools in Belgium, which offer an alternative to the public systems.
Education in Belgium is compulsory from age six to 18 and the academic year usually runs from September to June.