The Lycée Français de New York holds the distinction of being one of the most renowned bilingual French schools in North America. The Lycée welcomes students from more than 50 nationalities, giving them an education based on academic excellence and personal growth. It prepares them to become responsible, dynamic citizens, capable of playing an important role in the future of the world.

School News


The Genie(us) Within

Like me, you may have read about last month’s entrance examination at one of the most prestigious and renowned universities in France, where such extraordinary thinkers as Assia Djebar, Claude Cohen-Tannoudji, Jean-Paul Sartre, Aimé Césaire and Michel Foucault once studied: the… > more

August 9, 2015 | Featured, Head of School


Seven Practical Steps for Supporting Bilingualism in Children

Language is at the heart of learning in primary school, and as the director of a French school abroad, I am often asked a fundamental question: what are the essential factors that support the solid development of both languages in bilingual… > more

July 24, 2015 | Bilingualism, Featured, Primary, Secondary

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In the Know

Attend our open houses this fall
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The LFNY’s social and emotional learning program featured on Yale website
Our Primary RULER team and SEL program are featured on Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence website. Click here to read the article.

Technology in the school

Upcoming Events

August 31, 2015
Faculty orientation
September 7, 2015
Labor Day - School Closed
September 8, 2015
First Day of School Y1-Y5 and Y6-Y12