All over the world there are school carrying the name of Anne Frank or the title 'Anne Frank School'. At this moment there are 215 Anne Frank Schools in 14 countries

Anne Frank Schools

The Anne Frank School in Tessin, in Germany in 1970.
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Choosing the name Anne Frank School is not without obligations, emphasizes the Anne-Frank-Schule in Eschwegen. ‘A school bearing the name Anne Frank obliges itself to stand up for freedom, justice, tolerance and human dignity and to resolutely turn against any form of aggression, discrimination, racism, political extremism and excessive nationalism.’

Anne Frank Schools

All over the world there are schools carrying the name of Anne Frank.

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Place your leaf under Anne Frank's tree

With your leaf, you can see that you are also inspired with Anne Frank's diary.

To the Anne Frank tree

If your school is bearing the name Anne Frank, you can interpret this in various ways. The most obvious are of course lessons or projects about themes that correlate with Anne’s diary and the fact that as a Jewish girl she was a victim of the Holocaust. It is also possible to link Anne Frank to the identity of the school, for example through the school guide or website.

A class photo of Anne Frank in 1936, she sits in the middle.

Anne’s own school

The ‘6th Montessori School Anne Frank’ in Amsterdam is the oldest Anne Frank School. Anne Frank herself attended the school until the moment that Jewish children had to go to separate schools. In 1957 the school was named after its world famous ex-student. On the front of the school is a text from Anne’s diary in her handwriting. In the hall there is a plaque with the names of the 130 Jewish students who became victims of the persecution of the Jews.

Go to www.annefrank-montessori.nl for more information.

Becoming an Anne Frank School

Choosing the name Anne Frank School is not without obligations, emphasizes the Anne Frank Schule in Eschwegen. ‘A school bearing the name Anne Frank obliges itself to stand up for freedom, justice, tolerance and human dignity and to resolutely turn against any form of aggression, discrimination, racism, political extremism and excessive nationalism.’ More

Anne Frank Schools worldwide

There are 266 Anne Frank schools in 16 countries around the globe.More

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Ich dencke dass es sehr wichtig ist zu probieren zu erlauben

Adrian, 20 - United Kingdom - 15 May 2013

ANNE was one of the frist person i new about the holocaust when my mom told me about her i was crying it was to sad if i new her i whould tell her thank you for being so happy and stil haveing fun when she was the in hidding i have seen almost all the movies i now a lot!!!!!!!!!!!!!! of thangs so yeah but i love hearing about her always alexandra

alexandra, 12 - camas wa - United States - 3 Apr 2012

I love this school since we had a strong good relation with my ordinary secondary school(Lugoba secondary school).I remmember you Dr.Robin,i salute you for your contribution.

Emmanuel Ernest Chenge, 21 - mwanza - Tanzania - 6 Dec 2011

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