French American School of Princeton

Tel: (609)430-3001
Grades: NS-8 | 189 students
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 Type School with Special Program Emphasis
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
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded 2000

Student Body

Total Students 189 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade French American School of Princeton Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 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


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 3D Printing, Ballet, Bricks for Kids, Chess, Chess, Drama, Golf, Introduction to circuits & robotics, Science, Soccer, Young Rembrandts, Zumba 3D Printing, Ballet, Chess, Chess, Drama, Golf, Science, Soccer, Zumba, Bricks for Kids,
Introduction to circuits & robotics,
Young Rembrandts,

School Notes:

  • We are dedicated to providing high-quality bilingual education and instilling the respect and comprehension of individual values and of different cultures.
  • A bilingual education is more than just mastering two languages; it leads to a better understanding, tolerance, and open-mindedness towards others.
  • Our philosophy is to develop self-confidence, to teach respect for one another, to encourage the discovery of other cultural values and to awaken an enthusiasm for learning.

Profile last updated: 10/19/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Wilberforce School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wilberforce School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Wilberforce School (0.2 miles away)
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    Princeton, NJ 08540
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    Grades: PK | 55 students
    1.7 miles
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    Princeton, NJ 08540

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