inschrijveninbrussel.be: how to register for the 2019-2020 school year

Publication date:  
27 August 2018
As of 1 October, you will find all the information you could possibly need on how to register your child(ren) for Dutch-speaking nursery, primary and secundary education in Brussels for the 2019-2020 school year on the website inschrijveninbrussel.be. In the meantime, kindly take note of the following essential dates.
Inschrijven in Brussel 2019-2020

 

Nursery and primary education

Do you want to register your child in a Dutch-speaking school in Brussels for the 2019-2020 school year? Enquire as soon as possible about the procedure. From 5 to 16 November 2017 brothers and sisters and children of staff enjoy priority. Other children have to apply for a place between 7 January and 1 February 2019.

Also register all children that were born in 2017, even if they are not due to start school until September 2020.

Some essential dates:

  • October - December 2018: Get to know the schools
  • 5 to 16 November 2018: Priority for brothers and sisters and children of staff
  • 7 January to 1 February 2019: Apply for a place
  • 18 March to 5 April 2019: Notification + registration
  • From 23 May 2019: Open registration

 

Secondary education

Do you wish to register your child in 1st grade A? You may need to put your child's name down first: register your choice of schools at inschrijveninbrussel.be from 7 January until 1 February 2019. In other schools, you can register your child directly. Some pupils have priority.

  • October - December 2018: Get to know the schools
  • 7 to 18 January 2019: Priority for brothers and sisters and children of staff
  • 8 January to 1 February 2019: Apply for a place online for 1A in schools that operate an application procedure
  • 13 March to 2 April 2019:
    • Registration pupils who applied for a place for 1A
    • Registration for 1A and 1B in schools without an application procedure
  • 24 April to 9 May 2019: Registration for the 2nd grade, the 2nd stage and the 3rd stage
  • From 10 May 2019: Open registrations
  • 2 September 2019: First day of school