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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
    France
    78105
  • 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
    FRANCE
    78105
  • T + 33 01 34 51 62 64
  • F + 33 01 34 51 39 36
  • E [email protected]
  • W www.britishsection.fr
  • 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
  • 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: Non-denominational
  • Memberships: “Sous-contrat” (a school that is substantially subsidised by the state); ASIBA (Association des Sections Internationales Britanniques et Anglophones); The British Section is qualified by Cambridge Assessment International; 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)

Curricula:

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

Accreditations/Inspections:

  • French Ministry of Education
  • None (school may be licensed, or may be "inspected" by its own owner, but it is not independently accredited or inspected by recognised agency or organisation)

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