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Education is a priority in France. It enjoys a long reputation for having one of the best education systems in the world, with a nationally set curriculum, tested methods of learning, high academic standards and structures approach to learning. French national education is supported by humanist values: tolerance, freedom of thought, equal opportunities, intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, equality for all …

educational values

The French Schools abroad, like Shanghai French School, cultivate the values ​​of excellence, sharing and influence. They allow you to follow a quality education with an international dimension, driven by the requirement of French education and open to the host country. They bring together the best of French education and opening to the world.

We are French, we are international and we foster Chinese culture.

We welcome students of 47 nationalities. We build on this cultural diversity through innovative pedagogy and a spirit of openness, adapted to everyone’s needs, with particular emphasis on language learning.

The Shanghai French School is part of an international, dynamic and attractive network which develops particularly enriching joint educational projects (Sciences festival, week of languages, sports competitions, …)

Being part of a vast global network allows children to follow a seamless education, from kindergarten to High School, from one institution to another and from one country to another.

Schooling in a French lycée and obtaining a baccalaureate open up particularly interesting prospects for higher studies, in French and international universities and Grandes Ecoles around the world.

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With outstanding results


adapted to everyone's needs


French, English and Chinese



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