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November 24, 2021

The École Launches its 2022-2023 Scholarship Program 

The École is extending its scholarship program so that even more families can offer high-quality, truly bilingual education to their children.

For the 2022-2023 academic year, The École will allocate $1.5 million to enable more students to benefit from its unique dual French-American curriculum.

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November 19, 2021

Weekly Letter From Jean-Yves - The Best Job in the World

One of the things I’ve noticed in my 16 months in this city is that when New Yorkers eat out in restaurants, they have the excellent habit of striking up a conversation with the people at the table beside them. At least that is how, on a fairly regular basis, my wife Andria and I surreptitiously get to know and share delicious moments with complete strangers. What always surprises me is their reaction when I tell them what I do for a living (I can’t help myself).

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November 5, 2021

Weekly Letter from Jean-Yves - Areas of Strength & Room for Improvement

I mentioned to you a while ago that one of the challenges The École faces is preserving our identity despite an everchanging demographic–there is a constant flow of families that join us and families that leave. Last year, those arrivals and departures were coupled with my wish–as a newcomer myself–to bring a fresh perspective to the school.

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October 29, 2021

Weekly Letter from Jean-Yves - Fantastic Creatures & Superheroes

As I was putting on my Clark Kent/ Superman costume this morning, I remembered how, when I was younger, I took issue with traditions. I couldn’t stand the rhythm they seemed to impose on my life and I shirked them whenever I could. Then time passed and through education, I discovered a universe where traditions are in fact important milestones in children’s learning. My grudge against them softened.

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August 28, 2021

The École Special Help Program for the SLA families

We have just heard the sad news about the Science, Language and Arts International School in Brooklyn closing its doors; some parents have already reached out to us looking for an immediate solution for schooling. 

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March 25, 2021

Pre-Nursery at The École to Open in September 2021

After a very thorough application process, the Department of Health has granted  The École the permit that will allow us to open its Pre-Nursery program in September 2021.

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Categories: Maternelle
June 11, 2018

“La Promesse de Furiosa” An Animated Film From The Kindergarten Class of The École

The École’s Kindergarten students made their first animated movie based on the famous story of ”Les Alphas,” created by Claude Huguenin et Olivier Dubois du Nilac.

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Categories: Maternelle
June 4, 2018

A Visit From Ocean Dentiste

The Ocean-dentist is a boat and a dental-cabinet that crosses the seas and oceans to provide toothbrushes and useful dental health-care advice to children!

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May 24, 2018

A Visit to the Central Park Zoo

On Thursday both Pre-K classes visited the Central Park Zoo. The children loved seeing animals they had learned about during their prior studies. Highlights of the trip were experiencing the atmosphere of a real rainforest, which they had just finished learning about, and feeding animals at the petting zoo!

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Categories: Maternelle
May 18, 2018

Middle School Costa Rica Presentation at The Maternelle

Students from the Middle School traveled to the Pre-Elementary building to present about their trip to Costa Rica to students in Pre-K with Virginie and Jennifer.

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Categories: Maternelle, Middle School