The European School Copenhagen is a public international school, offering a multilingual education for nursery, primary and secondary students.
Our School

The European School Copenhagen is an accredited school under the internationally acknowledged system of European Schools. The school welcomed its first students and parents in august 2014.

Admissions

The European School Copenhagen is a public international school. This means that the education at the school is free and that there are no waiting lists to the school. The school admits children based on a specific set of criteria and a language screening.

Nursery

The European School Copenhagen offers one year of nursery class. The nursery class at the European School Copenhagen follows the values and educational principles of the European Schools’ Early Education curriculum.

Primary

The Primary education cycle consists of grade P1-5 and the age of the pupils spans from about 6-11 years. The European School Copenhagen follows the curriculum set by the European Schools.

Secondary

The Secondary education cycle consists of grade S1-7 and the age of the pupils spans from about 12-18 years. The European School Copenhagen follows the curriculum set by the European Schools.

Upper secondary (gymnasium)

The upper secondary cycle consists of grade S5-S7 and leads to the European Baccalaureate diploma, which is an officially recognised entry qualification for higher education in all the EU member states and many other countries

CALENDAR AND NEWS
  • Secondary
    Are you our new Deputy Head of Secondary?
    The European School Copenhagen is looking to recruit a new Deputy Head of Secondary.
  • Upper Secondary
    DR P4 Radio interview about the new Upper Secondary school
    DR P4 Eftermiddag interviewed our Deputy Director Julie Rørdam Thom and student Laurits Wamberg about our new Upper Secondary School/Gymnasium, and EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager added her insights about a European education.
  • Upper Secondary
    Margrethe Vestager welcomes new Upper Secondary students
    Monday 17th August, we opened the new Upper Secondary department and welcomed our first Secondary 5 students. Danish EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager was keynote speaker.
  • Primary
    Welcome to our new nursery class students
    Today, we welcomed all our new nursery class students and parents, and all stops were out to ensure they had a happy and memorable first day at the school!
  • Information evening
    Mon 23.11.2020 / kl. 16:30-18:00
    European School Copenhagen, Ny Carlsberg Vej 99, 1799 Copenhagen V
    Information evening – Nursery and Primary (P1-P5)
    Would you like to know more about the European School Copenhagen and are you considering applying for Nursery class (børnehaveklasse) or Primary 1-5 (1. til 5. klasse), then come along to our information evening on 23rd November.
  • Information evening
    Mon 23.11.2020 / kl. 18:00-19:00
    European School Copenhagen, Ny Carlsberg Vej 99, 1799 Copenhagen V
    Information evening – Secondary (S1-S4)
    Come along to our information evening in November!
  • Primary
    Primary 5 Graduation Ceremony
    Congratulations to all our Primary 5 students, who have completed the primary educational cycle. See you in Secondary next year!
  • European School
    School’s out for the summer!
    The school is closed for the summer holiday from 27th June to 16th August. You can read more about our opening hours in the Administration below.
  • European School
    Thank you from all the staff
    The staff at the European School Copenhagen have created a short end-of-year video to say thank you to students and parents for their dedication and support during the year.
  • European School
    Get a virtual tour of the school
    Take a look inside our school in this new video.
  • Primary
    Schoolyard art
    As we find ourselves learning outdoors more under the Coronavirus restrictions, we can have fun with drawing in the schoolyard.
  • European School
    COVID-19: Stronger together
    We are working together to help prevent COVID-19 - parents, students and staff. Together we are stronger.
  • European School
    COVID-19 information
    We follow the Danish authorities’ recommendations to help control the spread of COVID-19. All our students are now back at school.
  • Admission
    You can still apply for upper secondary / Gymnasium
    We have extended the application deadline for our new upper secondary/gymnasium classes to 15th May 2020.
  • European School
    New deputy director appointed
    Julie Rørdam Thom will join the European School Copenhagen as Deputy Director starting March 1st, 2020.