Private School in Chicago, IL
Lycee Francais de Chicago is a private, not-for-profit, coeducational day school serving 558 students from pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade. The Lycee Francais de Chicago prepares students to be responsible global citizens by delivering a dynamic dual language, bicultural education that focuses on excellence through the French National Curriculum complemented by a strong English Language Arts and American Studies program.
read moreThe Lyce Franais de Chicago has been providing a world-class education to American and international students since 1995. Beginning in pre-K and continuing through grade 12, our students thrive in a unique multicultural, dual-language learning environment where instruction is provided in French and English. The Lyce's curricula culminates in world renowned diploma programs. Students can choose to follow either the French Baccalaureate or the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma program, both highly regarded for their rigor and strength in preparing students for university and beyond.
read moreThe Lyce Franais de Chicago provides its students with a rigorous bilingual education in a dynamic and welcoming multicultural community. The Lyce draws on the best of the French, American and international educational systems preparing students to thrive at top universities throughout the world. French at its core, the Lyce's education transforms students into global ambassadors, inspiring them to lead lives of purpose, responsibility and respect. First founded in 1995 by a small group of French and American families, our community has grown dramatically, attracting families from around the world who share the value of an academically challenging and culturally diverse education.
Office of Admissions
read moreAdmission to the Lyce Franais de Chicago is strongly guided by our mission and philosophy: to provide students with a world-class international education in a welcoming, caring, and non-discriminatory environment. Children of all races, religions, national and ethnic origins, and socioeconomic backgrounds are encouraged to apply. As a result, our families represent a richly diverse international community within Chicago and our alumni become true global ambassadors. If you are interested in discovering our preeminent educational offerings, we invite you to contact the Office of Admissions at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 773-665-0066 x201.
read moreCultural diversity and foreign language immersion are cornerstones of the Lyce education. Children from all walks of life and corners of the world come together to explore learning through language. Cognitive skills are strengthened, capacity for creativity expands, and abilities to adapt and analyze are awakened as children apply their minds through multiple linguistic lenses. Doors instantly open to a world of learning and wonder. Through our community and classrooms, children cross international borders without ever leaving Chicago.