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French curriculum schools
French-American Schools (k-12) are part of a worldwide network of over 450 international schools with French curriculum in nearly 140 countries (AEFE network). In the U.S. there are more than 40 schools with over 13,000 students. The education provided in these schools conforms to the curricula defined by the French Ministry of Education which give a French accreditation called Homologation.These schools compare to the best American public and private schools, renowned for their outstanding educational standards and their dedication to bilingual (and sometimes trilingual) studies and multiculturalism. A rigorous curriculum prepares students for the French national high school diploma: the Baccalauréat which is widely recognized by American as well as Canadian colleges (it gives credits). Full immersion in American culture allows the students the best possible access to North-American universities as well as to any higher education institution throughout the world. Each school is independent and administered by a board of trustees. Although in Miami and New Orleans some public schools offer the French curriculum. Their tuition fees range generally from $6,000 to $25,000 (no tuition fees in public schools).
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3795 E Mercer Way
Mercer Island, WA 98040
Founded in 1995, FASPS offers an extraordinary educational experience for children in Pre-school through grade 8. Walking through our halls, you will hear children speaking not only English and French, but Spanish, Japanese, Arabic or Chinese, to name a few. The more than 23 nationalities represented in our community mirrors our global approach to bilingual education.
4211 W. Lake Sammamish Pkwy SE
Bellevue WA 98008
Founded in 1999, French Immersion School of Washington (FISW) offers an amazing education for children in preschool through grade 5. Students study all the major subjects – reading, writing, math, history, science, grammar, etc. – in both English and French, with the majority of their class time spent in French. The curriculum at FISW is comprehensive and challenging, and prepares students to be critical thinkers, curious about their world and excited about learning.
6039 Churchill Way
Dallas, TX 75230
Dallas International School offers private, accredited education for students from preschool through high school in English and French. Its rigorous academic program, administered in multiple languages, successfully integrates the renowned French national curriculum, the best practices of American education, and the comprehensive International Baccalaureate program. Dallas International School's multicultural environment and active community of students, teachers, staff, and parents creates more than an education — it creates experiences for a lifetime of success.
7455 Awty School Lane
Houston, TX 77055
The Awty School was founded in 1956 as a pre-school. The incorporation of an Upper School in 1975 changed the school into a college preparatory school which merged with the French School of Houston and became The Awty International School in 1984. With a total enrollment of over 1,400 students, Awty is currently the largest private school in the city of Houston and the second largest international school in the United States.
4001 Adelphi Lane
Austin, TX 78727
AIS provides an international education based on solid academic foundations, lifelong social skills and a positive forward-thinking outlook, allowing students to thrive in the world of today and tomorrow.
75 John Street
Providence, RI 02906
The French-American School of Rhode Island (FASRI) is a unique educational alternative for Preschool through 8th grade, expanding young minds at twice the speed of language. FASRI’s French immersion program runs from Pre-school through Kindergarten, and the dual language French and American program from grades 1 through 8. FASRI welcomes non-French speaking children up to and including Kindergarten.
8500 Northwest Johnson Street
Portland, OR 97229
The French American International School (FAIS) is a preschool through grade eight independent school with an internationally-focused curriculum. The Lower School accepts students from 2.5 years old and is a French immersion program, complemented with the study of English. The Middle School offers an inspiring, international curriculum designed for students with no foreign language experience, as well as students continuing in immersion programs in French, German, Spanish, and Mandarin.
150 North Highland Avenue
Lower Merion, PA 19066
Ecole Française Internationale de Philadelphie, also known as EFIP or French International School of Philadelphia, is an independent school serving a multicultural community and offering a dual curriculum in French and in English, accredited by the Middle States Association of Schools and Colleges and the French Ministry of Education. Its students become fluent in both languages, competent in all academic subjects, grow as creative individuals with problem-solving skills, and gain an understanding and appreciation for other cultures.
225 East 43rd Street
New York, NY, 10017
The mission of Lyceum Kennedy French American School is to provide its students with an outstanding bilingual and bicultural education based on the principles of self-expression and differentiated pedagogy. The school strives to provide its students with a solid foundation, which will foster a desire for life-long learning and acquisition of knowledge, and prepare them to become responsible and engaged citizens of the world.
505 East 75th Street
New York, NY 10021
The Lycée Français de New York is a nonprofit, private school. The school is approved by the French Minister of National Education and accredited by both the Board of Regents and the New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS). The Lycée is part of the network of French schools abroad (AEFE: Agence pour l’enseignement français à l’étranger), which is made up of over 400 French schools in more than 125 countries around the world.
477 Court Street
New York, NY 11231
International School of Brooklyn is a French and Spanish language immersion school located in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn. ISB currently offers Nursery through 6th Grade. ISB launched its Middle School program in the 2012-2013 school year and continues to grow one grade per year (adding 7th grade in 2013-2014, etc.) through 12th grade.
24-50 FDR Drive
New York, NY 10010-4046
The United Nations International School is a remarkable learning community in which students from over 120 countries and staff from nearly 60 nationalities teach, learn and grow each day. Its graduates continue to play an important part in the school, and the depth of alumni relationships is testament to the enduring impact of learning together with a truly global perspective.
111 E 22nd St # 3
New York, NY 10010
The Ecole Internationale de New York encourages the success of each student in a diverse, multicultural environment that combines the excellence of French and American academics. The school offers students the opportunity to think critically and work independently in multiple educational systems. It aspires to develop well educated, well rounded, responsible and compassionate world citizens.
85 Palmer Ave
Scarsdale, NY 10583
Founded in 1980 as a one-room nursery program with 17 students, the French-American School of New York has today become a thriving bilingual, bicultural Nursery-12th grade educational institution with an enrollment of 850 students coming from 46 different countries.
Morris Plains Campus
Pre-K through First Grade
131 Mountain Way
Morris Plains,NJ 07950
The French Academy was founded in February 2007 by Anne-Sophie Gueguen who was dreaming of a bilingual education for her 4 children. Nothing existed in Northern New Jersey. Her dream became reality on Bastille Day, July 14th, 2007. The French Academy offered its first class in September 2007.
75 Mapleton Road
Princeton, NJ 08540
The French American School of Princeton is an independent school offering bilingual education from Preschool through Middle School, located in Princeton, New Jersey. FASP is a coeducational day school educating children in French and in English.
9400 Cedar Lake Road
Minneapolis, MN 55426
The French Academy of Minnesota provides a private, friendly and language-enriched environment for every student.
Meadow Lake Center
7100 Lindenmere Drive
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301
The French School of Detroit provides an exceptional bilingual education comprising a strong French curriculum complemented by immersion in one of the best public school district in Michigan.
45 Matignon Road
Cambridge, MA 02140
The aim of ISB is to provide students with a positive, inclusive, learning environment in which they have every opportunity to achieve their full potential. The school believes in the attainment of academic excellence but also firmly believes in the education of the whole person as well as education for life and world citizenship. ISB’s concern is for the students' physical, moral, aesthetic, artistic, social, emotional, and academic development.
9600 Forest Road
Bethesda, MD 20814
The Lycée Rochambeau is a private institution administered by the Foundation du Lycée Français International de Washington DC in the USA, a French organization working in accordance with the Agence pour l’Enseignement Français à l'Étranger – AEFE (Agency for French Education Abroad). Instruction at the Lycée, like at all educational establishments worldwide adhering to a French program, follows the guidelines as defined by the Ministère Français de l'Éducation Nationale (French National Education Ministry).
99 South Freeport Road
South Freeport, 04078
A unique and authentic learning environment, L’Ecole Française du Maine is the only French immersion school north of Boston. All academic subjects are taught in French by native speakers of the language, and its Preschool through Grade 6 programs follow the directives of both the Ministere de L’Education Nationale and the educational guidelines set by the State of Maine.
821 General Pershing Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans is proud to be accredited by the French government and follows the curriculum of the French Education Nationale, which is considered to be one of the most rigorous educational systems in the world. The school also offers a rich English Language Arts and American Studies program that is designed to complement and enhance the strength of the French curriculum as well as prepare its students to transition into and excel in the best American secondary schools. The school currently enrolls 180 students with classes ranging from preschool (2 years old) through 6th grade, with the addition of a 7th grade planned for the 2012-2013 school year.
719 South Carrollton Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118
Audubon Charter School offers two different rich and academically rigorous programs: a Montessori program and a French Program from PreK-3 to 8th grade. The French program is fully accredited by the French National Education system, and is also aligned to the Common Core Standards.
4330 North Michigan Road
Indianapolis, IN 46208
The mission of the International School of Indiana is to excel in providing a multilingual and multicultural education through a distinctive, internationally acclaimed curriculum, preparing its students to contribute successfully to their communities.
613 West Bittersweet Place
Chicago, IL 60613
Lycée Français de Chicago is a private, not-for-profit, coeducational day school serving 628 students from pre-kindergarten through 12th grade. The Lycée Français de Chicago prepares students to be responsible global citizens by providing a dynamic dual language, bicultural education that focuses on excellence through the French National Curriculum complemented by a strong English Language Arts and American Studies program.
615 W Kemper Place
Chicago, Illinois, 60614
EFAC, the French-American School of Chicago offers the French Ministry of National Education’s scholastic program, integrated within the Chicago Public Schools (CPS) system. The school covers all levels from Kindergarten to 12th grade (with certification through the French level CM2 and the opportunity to take the French section of the French Baccalauréat). EFAC is located in the dynamic and family-oriented Lincoln Park neighborhood.
2890 N Fulton Drive Northeast
Atlanta, GA 30305
Atlanta International School, nestled in the historic campus designed by Philip Shutze in the heart of Buckhead, is an educational blend of Atlanta's old tradition and the pioneering international strength of present-day Atlanta.
2480 Southwest 8th Street
Miami, FL 33135
The vision of International Studies Charter High School is to serve the needs of the community by offering a unique multi-lingual, multi-literate, and multi-cultural curriculum preparing students to have and edge in global competition. Students will have an opportunity to study French, Italian, and Spanish using curricula provided by the ministries of education of the various countries.
4901 Lincoln Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33133
To provide Miami-Dade County's multicultural and multilingual population with an advanced educational program, George Washington Carver Middle School will follow state benchmarks and meet the academic standards of France, Germany, Spain and Italy. The school will offer a curriculum to prepare students to meet the future needs of major industries, international trade, finance, and tourism.
5120 Sunset Drive
Miami, FL 33143
Sunset Elementary School is a vibrant global learning community in the Miami-Dade County Public Schools system. Sunset’s renowned International Studies Magnet Program, the first one in South Florida, was created in 1986 in response to the needs of the area’s international community. This dual recognition program, in addition to a Global Curriculum in English, implements the demanding official Spanish, French, and German curriculum in the respective world language.
3100 N. 75th Avenue
Hollywood FL 33024
The International School of Broward (ISB) holds the belief that providing its students with a solid educational foundation is paramount to the development of their intelligence. Within the International School of Broward’s academic framework, each student is given the opportunity to acquire the skills, abilities, and attitudes needed to succeed in higher educational settings and beyond.
8950 Stirling Road
Cooper City, FL 33024, United States
Lycée Franco-Américain International School is a private two-way immersion language school from Pre-k 2 to 5th grade. The school offers instruction in French and English taught by native speakers.
6565 Red Road
Coral Gables, Fl 33143
The French-American School of Miami is a private non-denominational educational institution established in February 1995 in the State of Florida as a non-profit corporation that operates entirely on private funds. Since its opening in 1995 with 8 students enrolled in Pre-K and Kindergarten, the school currently has over 100 students from Pre-K to Fifth grade. Its project is to meet the educational needs of French children, Francophone and Francophiles of the Florida community.
150 Oak Street
San Francisco, CA, 94102 United States
Guided by the principles of academic rigor and diversity, the French American International School offers programs of study in French and English to prepare its graduates for a world in which the ability to think critically and to communicate across cultures is of paramount importance.
Primary Campus – San Francisco
755 Ashbury Street
San Francisco, CA 94117
The Lycée Français de San Francisco strives to maintain an international community for teachers, parents and students of diverse social and cultural backgrounds and to provide a rich educational environment, emphasizing academic excellence and personal achievement.
151 Laura Lane
Palo Alto, CA 94303
The International School of the Peninsula educates children through a rigorous, collaborative, bilingual curriculum that promotes active engagement and responsible international consciousness. ITP is a co-educational independent day school serving students in nursery through middle school.
1522 Lewiston Drive
Sunnyvale, CA 94087, USA
The mission of the French-American School of Silicon Valley is to provide its students with an academically excellent bilingual and bicultural education which empowers them to succeed in both the French and American education systems and to fully realize their potential as global citizens.
1009 Heinz Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94710, United States
For over thirty years, Ecole Bilingue has provided a bilingual, international environment where children from preschool through eighth grade are cared for, stimulated, and challenged. Since EB first opened its doors in 1977, enrollment has grown from 55 students to 525, and the number of languages offered has increased from two to five (English, French, Spanish, Mandarin, and Latin).
6550 Soledad Mountain Road
La Jolla, CA 92037, United States
San Diego French-American School (SDFAS) is an independent, co-ed pre-elementary, elementary and middle school, serving students ages 2 to 13. Founded in 1988 in the Clairemont neighborhood of San Diego, the school is currently located at 6550 Soledad Mountain Road in La Jolla, California.
Los Feliz Campus
PK to 12th
4155 Russell Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Lycée International’s purposes are to inculcate a perspective that extends beyond the borders of the student's own country and culture; to create open and orderly minds in a secular and humanistic environment; and to graduate students who can achieve acceptance and success both in Europe and the United States.
3261 Overland Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90034
Le Lycée Français de Los Angeles is a private, bilingual, and international school founded in 1964 by Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Kabbaz. In these five decades, the school has expanded from one building to five beautiful campuses.
3219 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92117 United States
La Petite Ecole de San Diego is a non-profit, nondiscriminatory, bilingual school for all children aged 2 to 11 years old. The school adheres to the challenging curriculum of the world-renowned French Ministry of Education while exceeding Californian academic standards. Its education also emphasizes Respect, Politeness, Good manners, Art, Music & P.E.
9128 E. San Salvador Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
SA's educational programs offer students the opportunity to learn another language and culture in an immersion environment. Students gain a global perspective and obtain skills that enable them to communicate with a wide range of people, appreciate other cultures, become flexible thinkers, and enrich their lives.