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There are many public and private schools on the island. Public schools are free, and attendance is required. The educational system in Curaçao is based on the Dutch system, and schools on the island meet the high standards applicable to institutions in the Netherlands. Most primary schools teach the first years in Papiamento and switch to Dutch when children reach 5th grade, when they are approximately 8 years old.
And for those of you who are doing Vsbo, Otis Juan-Pedro has some very good tips for you.
UDC The University of the Dutch CaribbeanLandhuis Groot Davelaar z/n
UTS Corporate Academy (UCA)Jan Noorduynweg z/n