The first step…
The first step in the admission process, is to enrol for testing.
Enrolment for testing for the 2020-21 school year opens on 1st January 2020.
If you are interested in applying, please complete the following form with the details that will allow us to assess your child and contact you afterwards. Upon completion of the form, you will receive an email requesting you to upload your child’s latest school report/report card in order to validate the application. Local testing dates will be announced soon. Remote testing can be done upon request. Please provide the contact details of a teacher who will be able to assist us in testing your child at his/her current school. For Primary the remote test consists of an online multiple choice reading and comprehension test and a writing sample. Secondary candidates will have a written reading and comprehension test and an essay.
The General Data Regulation Protection came into force on May 25th 2018. This EU wide regulation was implemented to enhance the protection of personal data.
The Anglophone Section of Fontainebleau collects data on you and your children upon enrollment in order to:
- Fufill its statutory requirements within the French Education Authority (Académie de Créteil),
- Manage your child’s schooling within the Section and
- Monitor specific information (such as medical requirements) which are necessary to the wellbeing of your child whilst he/she is in school or on school trips.
This data is obtained, stored and updated in line with information provided solely by parents / legal guardians. In addition, autorisation forms are signed regarding the use of images of students. Where appropriate, this data is shared with stakeholders, including but not limited to, the French schools within the International campus, the parents’ associations, the Education Authority.
The Anglophone Section of Fontainebleau has always handled personal data with the utmost care and confidentiality and will continue to do so, well within the bounds of the new GDRP provisions.
If you have any specific enquiries regarding how data is handled with the Anglophone Section of Fontainebleau, please contact the Data Protection Officer: admin at anglosection.com