Learning In a Free Environment

LIFE! is a democratic school in Landsmeer focusing on Non-Violent Communication (NVC), sociocratic circles and 21st century skills.

Primary Education

At LIFE! you can play, try different lessons like math and language, join in on projects, jump on the trampoline, go on trips, build huts, explore Twiske, help on the farm, cook and so much more. At LIFE! you’re able to decide what you want to learn, how you want to learn it and who you want to learn it with.

Secondary School

What do you want to learn? What do you need to achieve that? These are key questions at LIFE! At this school you decide what you want to learn and how you’re going execute this. You can take classes like Mathematics, English, Biology and Dutch and work toward an exam. You can also join lessons, projects and activities such as creative writing, making a film, producing music, a table tennis tournament and Japanese lessons.

News/Blogs

Kennismaken met de buren

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Vertrouwen dat het helemaal klopt

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Shortened program for 4 to 5 year olds

For the younger students (and parents) the schooldays may be too long. Especially for 4-year-olds, we offer a shortened program starting next school year. It remains possible to take full days. Safe environment with loving attention. Shorter school days...

Register/Open Day

Families with children between 1 and 21 years old are welcome to come to an Open Day. We have divided the open days into 2 age groups: 10- and 10+. Teachers from the school, as well as students and parents are there to give you a tour of our building and facilities and to answer your questions.

Working at LIFE!

At LIFE! you can get started as a staff member, a (subject) teacher or as an intern. LIFE! Is currently looking for:

  • German teacher
  • French teacher
  • Spanish teacher
  • Economy teacher
  • Management and organisation teacher

A helpful community

LIFE! is a private school and completely dependent on tuition fees . We have chosen to keep the monthly contribution as low as possible and to do fund-raising to help make our school the best school possible. We could use your help!

Donate

Your donations are tax-deductible:
LIFE is an ANBI foundation.
Have a look at our fundraising page!

Companies

Become a sponsor of LIFE! or support in-kind.
We’d love to hear your creative ideas!

Buy a shirt to support the school

Student Milo (12) designed these shirts and proceeds go to the school.