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Lycée International de Saint Germain-en-Laye: British Section

Lycée International de Saint Germain-en-Laye: British Section is a state co-ed school, in an historic leafy Paris suburb, with 840 pupils aged 3-18, offering IGCSE, French Diplôme and OIB.

  • Lycée International de Saint Germain-en-Laye: British Section
    rue du Fer à Cheval
    St Germain-en-Laye
  • Mailing address:
    Lycée International de Saint Germain-en-Laye: British Section
    2 bis rue du Fer a Cheval
    CS 40118
    78105 Saint Germain-en-Laye
    Saint Germain-en-Laye
  • T 33 01 34 51 62 64
  • F 33 01 34 51 39 36
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • Lower School Ages: 3-11
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: 342 students: 171 girls, 171 boys
  • Middle School Ages: 11-15
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Numbers: 287 students: 143 girls, 143 boys
  • Senior School Ages: 15-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Numbers: 220 students: 110 girls, 110 boys; total of 800 students across the section
  • Teaching Language: English and French
  • SEN: SEN considered case by case
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: No
  • School Year: September - July; breaks for Toussaint (two weeks beginning in late October), Christmas (two weeks), winter break (two weeks February/March), spring break (two weeks April/May). Note that May is punctuated by public holidays: May Day, Armistice, Ascension and Pentecost.
  • School Hours: Varies according to your child’s timetable: first period begins 8.00 am (Lycée level) or 8.50am (collège level), last period ends 4.10pm or 5.05pm (secondary). Note that younger children do only half days on Wednesday.
  • Fee Currency: Euro
  • Fee Details: One-time, non-refundable registration fee (in euros): Maternelle: 160 Primary: 200 Collège & Lycée: 250 Upon acceptance, admission fees of a further: 1000 per child up to 3ème, 1500 for older children Annual Tuition Fees (include all books and materials for BS work -- families not subsidised by employers pay the reduced rates): Standard fees: Maternelle 1: 2,310 Maternelle 2/3: 4,626 Primary: 4,818 6ème-3ème: 4,872 2nde-Terminale: 5,790 Reduced rate: Maternelle 1: 1,290 Maternelle 2/3: 2,376 Primary: 2,706 6ème - 3ème: 2,988 2nde-Terminale: 3,894
  • Fee Extras: IGCSE fees for optional subject (mathmatics) not taught by Section teachers School trips/outings Canteen School bus passes
  • Religion: None
  • Memberships: ASIBA (Association des Sections Internationales Britanniques et Anglophones)The British Section also periodically commissions an independent, ISI-style inspection and makes its findings available to parents The British Section is an accredited Cambridge International School and also registered with Pearson. Founding member of ASIBA (Association des Sections Internationales Britanniques et Anglophones) Member of ELSA (English Language Schools' Association).
  • State/Independent: State (US translation: public)


  • Adapted or School-Developed Curriculum
  • French Diplôme National de Brevet
  • IGCSE used in conjunction with adapted curriculum
  • OIB (Option Internationale du Baccalaur


  • French Ministry of Education

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