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Aug 23

Preparing for La Rentrée

Preparations for the new school year have been under way all week but yesterday a few (alumni) mums of the Anglophone Section got together to scrub and power wash the grimy Primary chairs. They are now as good as new! A big thank you to Andrea and Leigh for your hard work!  
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Jun 23

Jack and the Giant

The giant is making life very difficult for Jack, his family and the entire kingdom! Jack is even forced to sell his beloved cow for five magic beans. And where does Jack then go? Up the beanstalk of course, to fight Gogmagog the “terrible” giant! A lively musical and a star-studded cast of CM2s wowed a big audience of parents and friends on 6th June at the Theatre Municipal de Fontainebleau. The rousing Good Things Are Bound To Happen and Possibility revealed the singing talents of a number of students. Many hours after the performance everyone was still humming to...
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May 23

8th May Celebrations

Sienna Jouan (2e) had the honour of being ambassador for the Anglophone Section at the 8th May Ceremony held at Fontainebleau war memorial. One of only four student ambassadors at the event, she participated in the ceremony reading the poem Our Heroes by Pam Williams followed by a translation of the poem in French. The poem evokes the diversity of those who went to war to fight for the freedoms we now enjoy, holding them all in the highest regard as we remember the end of the Second World War in France and Europe. Sienna’s reading was particularly moving, executed with...
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Mar 23

FIMUN 2023

We are proud to announce that the FIMUN conference, Fontainebleau's very own MUN conference, will be taking place on Saturday, March 18 after a 3-year hiatus due to the Covid pandemic. Almost 300 students in Première and Seconde from four schools (Lycée François 1er Anglophone section, François 1er European section and Lycée François Couperin in Fontainebleau, Lycée International de l'Est Parisien in Noisy le Grand and Lycée Jean Zay in Orleans) will be participating in the event on the INSEAD campus. They will represent more than 60 countries as varied as Albania, Egypt, Indonesia, Morocco, the Netherlands and Yemen in...
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