It’s School Time for the Young Belgians
Today, Thursday September 1st, the four children of Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde started their first day of the 2016-2017 school year.
Queen Mathilde accompanied the Duchess of Brabant (4th year of secondary education), Prince Gabriel (2nd year secondary) and Princess Eleonore (3rd year primary education) to the Sint-Jans Berchmans College, a Dutch school in Brussels.
In the meantime King Philippe accompanied Prince Emmanuel (6th year of primary education) to the Eureka School in Kessel-Lo.
For the occasion the Belgian Royal Court released a picture and a video of the four children posing in front of the stairs of the Palace. The picture was also published to the new Instagram account of the Belgian Royal Family.
Filed under Belgium
— Belgian Royal Palace (@MonarchieBe) September 1, 2016
Tagged Education, King Philippe of the Belgians, Prince Emmanuel of Belgium, Prince Gabriel of Belgium, Princess Eléonore of Belgium, Queen Mathilde of the Belgians, The Duchess of Brabant.