French American School of Princeton

Tel: (609)430-3001
Grades: NS-8 | 208 students
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  • The French American School of Princeton (FASP) is a co-educational independent school offering a dual-language education to children from Preschool through Middle School. Today, FASP is located on the campus of the former St Joseph Seminary at 75 Mapleton Rd in Princeton-Plainsboro.
  • Situated on 47 beautifully landscaped acres adjacent to Lake Carnegie, this campus consists of seven neo-gothic buildings including a chapel, a gymnasium with a performance stage and a sports field.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded 2000

Student Body

Total Students 208 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade French American School of Princeton Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 14 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 28 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $17,600
% on Financial Aid
11%
Admissions Director Marie Lavigne-Goulet

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Ballet, Basketball, Golf, Soccer, TennisBalletBasketball,
GolfSoccer,
Tennis

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 3D Printing, Chess, Chess, Drama, Kids Music Around, Science, Young Rembrandts, Zumba 3D Printing, Chess, Chess, Drama, Science, Zumba, Kids Music Around,
Young Rembrandts,

School Notes

Our Vision
Cultivating the mind, nurturing the heart and guiding the hand of every student to develop well-rounded global citizens prepared to take on the world.

Our Mission
The French American School of Princeton provides a nurturing and creative learning environment where students thrive because of its focus on academic excellence and development of the whole child through an exemplary bilingual, multicultural education.

Our Values
  • Cultivating the Mind - critical and independent thinking, creativity, curiosity and open-mindedness
  • Nurturing the Heart - courage, inclusivity, compassion and respect for peers, the community and the global environment
  • Guiding the Hand - resilience, teamwork, collaboration among teachers, parents and students, confidence to achieve
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