A very special performance: all exam candidates of the Helicon VMBO Eindhoven passed their exams for the third year in a row.
Helicon VMBO is a special school in that pupils combine theory with practical subjects. Helicon VMBO pupils are taught the regular theoretically based subjects but also taught very practical lessons alongside, with special attention for the environment, plants, nutrition, animals and outdoor recreation. Helicon VMBO is part of Helicon Education, with educational programs for companies and pupils at VMBO and MBO level in various locations, relating to these types of subjects.
Helicon VMBO is the first school in Eindhoven to have received the Eco school brand of approval for being an environmentally friendly school. Eco Schools are based on the principal of student-led change, placing emphasis on the importance of the student’s role in the process of becoming a more sustainable school.
The graduation ceremony or the pupils of Helicon takes place on Wednesday July 6, 2016.
Translator: Jennifer den Dekker