A new elementary school will be realized in Venlo that is entirely inspired by the Cradle to Cradle principles. Both the high sustainability ambitions of the city of Venlo and the school board come together in this school, De Zuidstroom. The school will not only apply the circular approach in the realization of the school, but also in the education of the children. The construction work will start in 2015.
Schools in the Netherlands are on average 38 years old and do no longer meet all the needs of the educational institutes. Elementary school De Zuidstroom wants to distinguish by a pleasant, healthy and safe learning- and working environment for children, teachers and local residents.
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