Lycee Francais de New York

Tel: (212)369-1400
  • The Lycée Français de New York (LFNY) is one of the most renowned bilingual French schools in the world.
  • Located in the heart of Manhattan, LFNY welcomes students from over 45 nationalities, preparing them to thrive in a connected, evolving world.
  • LFNY combines the best of French and American educational principles with the global progressiveness of New York City to create a whole new, inspiring learning experience for students.
  • In an authentic, culturally immersive program, our students learn in bilingual instruction from both native French- and English-speaking teachers.
  • The school follows a French curriculum and, in parallel, students are provided with a comprehensive American language and culture program comparable to that of top-level American independent schools.
  • LFNY students attend top colleges and universities across the United States, Canada, the UK, France and beyond.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1935

Student Body

Total Students1288 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeLycee Francais de New York Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers150 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$30,800
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions DirectorMartine Lala
Admissions AssociateMagali Bertoia

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Gymnastics, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
GymnasticsRugby,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter Track
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