Schulen/Kitas

De Brede School De Tamboerijn

The “Brede School De Tamboerijn” houses several institutions under one roof: two primary schools, a kindergarten, a day-care centre, a health service, a care service, an educational support centre, a youth welfare service and a library.

Primary schools (NL: Basisschool) in the municipality of Vaals:

As of the fifth year, primary school attendance is compulsory for every child in the Netherlands.

De Robbedoes Primary School
Address:    Aan de Ververij 31, NL-6291 KC Vaals
Phone:      +31 (0)43 306 11 92
E-mail:      info.obsderobbedoes@movare.nl
Website:   www.derobbedoes.nl

De Kleine Wereld Primary School
Address:     Adelbertstraat 1a, NL-6291 HS  Vaals    
Phone:       +31 (0)43 3061007
E-mail:       info@bs-dekleinewereld.nl
Website:     www.bs-dekleinewereld.nl

Op de Top Primary School
Address:    Vijlenberg 139, NL-6294 AT Vijlen
Phone:       +31 (0)43 3061785
E-mail:       directie@bs-opdetop.nl
Website:    www.bs-opdetop.nl

Playschools (NL: Peuterspeelzaal) in the municipality of Vaals:  

Opportunity to play, for children from 2 to 4 years (a few hours per day), on a voluntary basis.

Ukkepuk Playschool
Address:      St. Jozefplein 53, NL-6291 HH Vaals
Phone:        +31 (0)43 3061011

Nina Playschool (for children from 2 to 4 years)
Address:     BMA Lemiers , Schoolstraat 2, NL-6295 AV Lemiers
Phone:       +31 (0)6 33836621
E-mail:       nina @spelentere.nl
Website:    www.spelentere.nl/nina

Kindergarten (NL: Kleuterschool) in the municipality of Vaals:

All-day preschool for children from 4 to 6 years, compulsory as of 5 years of age. The kindergartens as of 4 years of age are in the same location as the three primary schools.

Day-care centres (NL:Kinderdagverblijf) in the community of Vaals:

All-day care for babies, toddlers and care for primary-school pupils before and after school.

“De Tovertuin” Day-Care Centre
Address:     St.Jozefplein 53, NL-6291 HH Vaals
Phone:       +31 (0)45 5716001/ +31 (0)6 55794818
E-mail:        l.gerards@de-tovertuin.nl
Website:     www.de-tovertuin.nl

"Creative Kids" Day-Care Centre
Address:     Beemderlaan 8, NL-6291 GM Vaals
Phone:       +31 (0)43 8200332
E-mail:        info@creactivekids.nl
Website:     www.creactivekids.nl

Vaals offers 3 primary schools, 2 kindergartens, 2 day-care centres, a health service, a care service, an educational support centre, a youth welfare service and a library. In addition, there are several youth clubs and associations, playgrounds, outdoor and indoor sports facilities and a swimming pool.