Lycée Français de San Francisco (LFSF) - Sausalito campus

Tel: (415)661-5232
Grades: NS - 5 | 278 students
The Lycée Français de San Francisco (LFSF) is the only total immersion French school in the Bay Area, preparing students from many different nationalities to enter competitive universities in the United States and around the world.
The Lycée commits to your child from PreK1 through 12th grade, and follows a curriculum that is established and overseen by the French Ministry of Education.
We are a truly multicultural environment, with students from many different nationalities coming together to engage in a proven college preparatory curriculum.
The Lycée is a single solution college preparatory school that is ideal for engaged, active learners who are not afraid of academic challenge.
We have three campuses, two in San Francisco and one in Marin.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Independent Private Schools Association
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 5

Student Body

Total Students 278 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Lycée Français de San Francisco  (LFSF) - Sausalito campus Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $18,560
Admissions Director Betsy Brody
Admissions Associate Alain Lecloux

School Notes:

  • The benefit of France’s renowned centralized curriculum is that all students are prepared for college success through an established curriculum that sets high expectations and teaches students to think logically and clearly. The uniform curriculum and teaching methods of the French system allow children to transfer easily from one French school to another as their families move from San Francisco to Hong Kong, London, Moscow or Paris. For families who stay in the Bay Area, Le Lycée is a single solution to students’ education.
  • Profile last updated: 06/26/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marin Catholic High School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marin Country Day School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Marin Montessori School (0.4 miles away)
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