The International Part of the Curriculum
As is true throughout the school, International School Program courses are taught in English and French is the academic language in the French School Program. While knowledge of French is not a prerequisite for admission, French and English language instruction is required of all students and students at all levels quickly become proficient. In the French School Program, a choice of a third language, either Spanish, German, or Mandarin Chinese is taught from Seventh grade through Twelfth grade and is mandatory. Latin is mandatory of all sixth-graders in the International School Program and in the French School Program. Lycée students are allowed to transfer from one section to another with faculty approval.
Standard coursework at these grade levels include English, French, Social Studies, Mathematics, Science, Computer Sciences, Physical Education, Applied Arts, Performing Arts (Theater) and Music (Music Appreciation and Choir).