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  • Mailing address:
    Institut International de Lancy (Geneva)
    24 Avenue Eugène-Lance
    1212 Grand-Lancy
  • T 41 022 794 26 20
  • F 41 022 794 51 13
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  • Memberships: Association Genevoise des Ecoles Privees (AGEP)Federation Suisse des Ecoles Privees (FSEP)Groupement des Ecoles Suisses qui preparent au Baccalaureat Francais (GESBF)Swiss Group of International Schools (SGIS)
  • State/Independent: Independent: privately owned (individual/corporation)
  • Lower School Ages: 3-11
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Ages: 11-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Numbers: 1520 students in total
  • Teaching Language: French plus separate English language section for ages 3-18
  • SEN: No SEN
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: September to December with 10 day half term in October. January to March/April with 5 day half term in February. April to end of June with half term around Swiss public holidays.
  • School Hours: 08.15 to 15.20 Mon,Tues,Thurs & Fri. Wednesday 8.15 to 12.35 Later for years 10 to 13
  • Fee Currency: Swiss Francs
  • Fee Details: French Section: From Chf11,655 in Nursery to Chf23,200 at top of Secondary (Terminale) English Section: Nursery Chf16,750; Primary Reception - Year 6 Chf221,975; Secondary Years 7-9 Chf23,650; Years 10 & 11 Chf24,200; Years 12 & 13 Chf26,300.
  • Fee Extras: Lots of hidden extras, particularly for ESL or EFL language tuition Annual Enrolment Fee: Chf800 Fees Advance: Chf1,000 Advanced payment for books Chf250 in Primary, Chf350 in Secondary. Lunchtime supervision Chf540 (You even get charged Chf300-600 for bringing a packed lunch)
  • Religion: Catholic

French Baccalaureate

IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education)

International Baccalaureate (Diploma) - Schools offering the International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB Dip) prepare students for university entrance by following the IB programme over the final two years of high school. This involves taking six subjects (three at higher level and three at standard level). Assessment is based on a combination of final examinations and course work that are evaluated by external examiners worldwide, and (in some cases for coursework) by internal assessment. IB examinations for each subject are held on the same days for all students worldwide - in May in the Northern Hemisphere and in October in the case of most Southern Hemisphere schools. Each subject is scored from 1-7, and up to 3 additional points may be awarded for TOK (Theory of Knowledge) essays and for the Extended Essay. A minimum of 24 points is required to obtain the IB diploma, while 45 points is the maximum. A school that has 35 diploma candidates in a given year, out of which 32 passed, has a pass rate of 91%. You can judge the results for yourself by knowing that the world average pass rate is approximately 82%. (Pupils may also opt to take certificates in the individual subject areas, though these on their own may be insufficient for university entry.)

National Curriculum for England

None (school may be licensed, but is not independently accredited or inspected by recognised agency or organisation)

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