Education in French in our jurisdiction

Schools with French curriculum

Schools accredited by the Agency for French Education abroad (AEFE), whose program follows all or part of the French Ministry of Education curriculum. For more information on this accreditation, see the website of the AEFE.
Students enrolled in an accredited school, as well as in a CNED regulated class, can apply for a scholarship. Find out under which conditions in our section "Aide à la scolarisation."

Atlanta International School (AIS)
2890 North Fulton Drive, Atlanta, GA, 30305
Phone: 404 841 3840
Head of School: Kevin Glass
Head of primary school: Camille du Aime
Head of secondary school: Sandy MacKenzie
International private school. The accredited section goes from preschool (4 years old) to 5th grade following the international baccalaureate primary years program (IBPYP) and the French Ministry of Education programs. Classes are taught in French and English.
- preschool from 4 year old
- elementary school
Website: Atlanta International School

L’École Française Bilingue
2 Fischer Road, Greenville, SC, 29615
Phone: 864 268 5600
Head of school: Nicolas Brindel
Private school controlled by the firm Michelin.
- Accredited French section from kindergarten to terminale (K12), which follows the National Education programs with the support of CNED.
- preparation for baccalaureate
Website: L’Ecole Française Bilingue

Little Da Vinci International School
4055 Roswell Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30342
Phone: 678 510 1214
Head of school: Soraya Rouchdi
E-mail: soraya@littledavincischool.org
- accredited preschool from 3 to 4 years old
- accreditation under approval for 1st and 2nd grade
Website : Little Da Vinci International School

French national distance learning center (CNED)
Families living too far from an accredited school and wishing their children to follow a French program, can enroll with the CNED.
Contact education@consulfrance-atlanta.org for more information.

Schools with an immersion program in French


Bilingual schools in our jurisdiction, classified by State, where classes are partially or completely taught in French.

GEORGIA


Atlanta International School (AIS)
2890 North Fulton Drive, Atlanta, GA, 30305
Phone: 404 841 3840
Head of school: Kevin Glass
Head of primary school: Camille du Aime
Head of secondary school: Sandy MacKenzie
International private school. French section goes from kindergarten to CM2 (K5) following the international baccalaureate primary years programme (IBPYP) and the National Education programs. Classes are taught in French and English.
- preschool (from 4 year old)
- elementary school (accredited section)
- secondary school (reinforced French)
- preparation for international baccalaureate
Website: Atlanta International School

Little Da Vinci International School
4055 Roswell Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30342
Phone: 678 510 1214
Email: soraya@littledavincischool.org
Head of school: Soraya Rouchdi
Classes in French and English, which follows the programs of the French Ministry of Education.
- accredited preschool from 3 to 4 years old
- accreditation under approval for 1st and 2nd grade
Website: Little Da Vinci International School

L’École du Samedi
2890 North Fulton Drive, Atlanta, GA, 30305
Phone: 770 421 0850
Email: [michel@ecoledusamedi.org]
Head of School: Marc Mallet
Private school, classes are held on saturday mornings.
- all levels
Website: L’Ecole du Samedi

Evansdale Elementary School
2914 Evans Woods Dr, Doraville, GA 30340
Phone: 678 874 2702
Head of School: Daniel McGuire
Public magnet school
- Kindergarten level
Website: Evansdale Elementary School

Rockbridge Elementary School
6066 Rockbridge School Rd NW, Norcross, GA 30093
Phone: 770 448 9363
Head of School: Kelly McConnachie
Public school
- Kindergarten level
Website: Rockbridge Elementary School

Globe Academy
2225 Heritage Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30345
Phone: 404 548 5786
Head of School: Brandi Kenner
Charter school
- from Kindergarten level to 3th grade
Website: The Globe Academy

Trip Elementary School
841 Cooper Rd, Grayson, GA 30017
Phone: 678 639 3850
Head of School: Dr. Rukina Walker
Public school
- from Kindergarten level to 4th grade
Website: Trip Elementary

ICSAtlanta
1335 Northmeadow Parkway, Suite #100, Roswell, GA 30076
Phone: 678-667-7324
Head of school: Pamela Spalla
Charter school
- from Kindergarten level to 4th grade
Website: ICSAtlanta

Lesson de Français
390 Prospect Place Suite 390, Alpharetta, GA 30005
Phone: 770-361-9755
Head of school: Candy Johnson
Email: candyj@lessondefrancais.net
Private School
- All levels
Website: Lesson de Français

NORTH CAROLINA


E.E.Waddell Language Academy (ancienne Smith Academy of International Language)
7030 Nations Ford Road, Charlotte, NC 28217
Phone: 980 343 5815
Head of school: Dr. Felicia Eybl
Public magnet school
- elementary school
- middle School
Website: E.E. Waddell Language Academy

International Montessori school
3001 Academy Road, Durham, NC, 27707
Phone: 919 401 4343
Head of school: Kateri Carver-Akers
Public school
- preschool
- elementary school to grade 3
Website: International Montessori School

L’École - French Schoool of Raleigh
5100 Lacy Avenue, Suite 104, Raleigh, NC 27609
Phone: 919 760 0812
E-mail address: L.ecole.fsr@gmail.com
Head of school: Marie-Claire Ribeill
Private school
- from preschool to grade 5
Website: L’Ecole - French School of Raleigh

Atlas International School
1280 Buck Jones Road, Raleigh, NC 27606
Phone: 919-623-2323
Email address:info@atlasinternationalschool.com
Private school
Website : Atlas International School

L’École du Samedi
St Ann Catholic School at 600 Hillside Avenue, Charlotte 28209.
Head of school: Monique Casseli and Denise Ciabonu
Private school, classes are held on saturday mornings.
- all levels
Website: L’École du Samedi

SOUTH CAROLINA


L’École Française Bilingue
2 Fischer Road, Greenville, SC, 29615
Phone: 864 268 5600
Head of school: Nicolas Brindel
Private school controlled by the firm Michelin.
- Accredited French section from kindergarten to terminale (K12), which follows the National Education programs with the support of CNED.
- preparation for baccalaureate
Website: L’Ecole Française Bilingue

Blythe Academy of Languages
100 Blythe Drive, Greenville, SC, 29605
Phone: 864 355 4400
Head of school: Ms Sandra Griffin
Public school
- from Kindergarten level - equivalent to grande section in France
- elementary school
Website: Blythe Academy

Midway Elementary school
180 Midway Road, Lexington, SC, 29072
Phone: 803 821 0300
Head of school: Ms Fralick Cheryl
Public school
- from Kindergarten level - equivalent to grande section in France
- elementary school
Website: Midway Elemantary School

Rosewood Elementary International School
2240 Rosewood Drive, Rock Hill, SC 29732
Phone: 803-981-1540
Principal: Stephanie DiStasio
Public school
Website: Rosewood Elementary International School

Information on French education in Atlanta

>> Download the comparison chart between the French and American education system. (From the website www.ciep.fr)

Survey on the schooling of French students in Atlanta

The French Consulate General in Atlanta conducted a survey in October 2009 of French families registered in the database “French citizens abroad” who live in the Atlanta area and have children in school. (Read more...)

Dernière modification : 19/02/2016

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