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Coming Home

Caroline (Wolf) Naralasetty returned to the Lycée Français de New York in February to direct the school’s Development Office. As a child, she was a student in the Primary School. She talked with us about her work in philanthropy and why fundraising is so essential to the school.

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March 15, 2017
Next Generation Social Entrepreneurs

On January 21st, half of our ninth-grade students participated in a two-day Social Entrepreneurship Start-Up Weekend and Competition at the Lycée. They were coached and guided by entrepreneurs and business leaders from our community. The winning team traveled to San Francisco to take part in a three-day  Social Entrepreneurship Weekend.

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March 10, 2017
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Everybody Needs Sleep!

Studies show that teenagers don’t sleep enough. Through Tuesday, March 21, the Lycée Français de New York is organizing discussions in advisory about the sleep cycle, understanding what causes reduced sleep time in adolescence, and how to preserve or restore sleep for sleep-deprived students.

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March 10, 2017
LFNY Robotics

Three cheers for project-based learning! The Lycée’s high- and middle-school robotics teams have worked since the start of the school year to prepare for New York’s Regional Vex Robotics Competition. Every year the Robotics Education and Competition Foundation announces a new engineering challenge for the competition. The teams are evaluated based on engineering and coding skills, teamwork, leadership, and sportsmanship.

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March 3, 2017
Finding One’s Element

Encouraging students to participate in an “inward” journey of self-discovery and an “outward” journey of interaction with the world sheds light on their paths and vocations for the future.  

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February 28, 2017

Upcoming Events

March 29, 2017 (6:00 pm )
Focus on French Cinema: Le ciel attendra de Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar