Lyceum Kennedy French American School

Lyceum Kennedy French American School (LKFA) provides its students with a unique bilingual and bicultural education based on the principles of self-expression and differentiated pedagogy.
The School is accredited by the Ministry of Education nationale (French program) and New York State Department of Education (American program) and offers classes from Nursery (age 3) through 12th grade.
LK is conveniently located near Grand Central Station and the United Nations and welcomes students for all over the globe.
Its solid foundation allows students to grow into full participants in the world and embrace a passion for knowledge which will last throughout their lives.
Our mission is to empower students from early childhood through 12th grade by providing a rigorous, bilingual education that cultivates international thinking and intercultural respect. We strive to develop future leaders who embody empathy, integrity, and possess the knowledge and skills required to thrive in an ever-changing world. We nurture intrinsic curiosity and creativity, celebrate the diversity of our backgrounds and embrace our differences. Together, we build an inclusive community that champions education, personal growth, and fosters global citizenship.
Our vision is to provide students with a transformative bilingual education, fostering cultural fluency and global citizenship for a connected world.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded
1964
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies according to the grade
Summer Program Cost Notes
Please visit our summer program page: en.lyceumkennedy.org
Admissions Director
Shimrit Gerstein
Admissions Associate
Steve Megal

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Arabic, Italian, Japanese, Spanish

Arts and Music Programs:
Kinder Dance, Kinder Gym

Recreational Athletic Programs:
basketball, Martial Arts, Soccer, Swimming

School Notes

  • Lyceum Kennedy French American School (LKFA) provides its students with a unique bilingual and bicultural education based on the principles of self-expression and differentiated pedagogy.
  • Lyceum Kennedy French American School is accredited by the Ministry of Education nationale (French program) and the New York State Department of Education (American program) and offers classes from Nursery (age 3) through 12th grade.
  • Lyceum Kennedy is conveniently located near Grand Central Station and the United Nations headquarters and welcomes students for all over the globe. Its solid foundation allows students to grow into full participants in the world and embrace a passion for knowledge which will last throughout their lives.
  • Our mission is to empower students from early childhood through 12th grade by providing a rigorous, bilingual education that cultivates international thinking and intercultural respect. We strive to develop future leaders who embody empathy, integrity, and possess the knowledge and skills required to thrive in an ever-changing world. We nurture intrinsic curiosity and creativity, celebrate the diversity of our backgrounds and embrace our differences. Together, we build an inclusive community that champions education, personal growth, and fosters global citizenship.
  • Our vision is to provide students with a transformative bilingual education, fostering cultural fluency and global citizenship for a connected world.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Lyceum Kennedy French American School offer a summer program?
Yes, Lyceum Kennedy French American School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
When is the application deadline for Lyceum Kennedy French American School?
The application deadline for Lyceum Kennedy French American School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Last Day of School
June 21, 2024 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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