Author Archives: Elisabeth King

About Elisabeth King

Elisabeth King
Elisabeth King | Elisabeth King, Director of Communications, is a writer and reporter by training and a francophile at heart. She is thrilled to be sharing stories on the vibrant and unique community of students, faculty, alumni and families of the Lycée Français de New York. She invites all LFNY Life Blog visitors to stay awhile and explore this site.

What We Value

In the far reaches of your mind, you may well remember a moment last spring, when we sent out a short survey asking your thoughts on what values we ought to instill in the students of the Lycée Français de … > more

April 30, 2017 | Community, Featured

Spring Musical_A Chorus Line (1)

One Singular Sensation

In performances this Thursday and Friday at the Lycée, A Chorus Line tells the story of 17 dancers pursuing a Broadway dream to be part of a chorus line. > more

April 22, 2017 | Arts, Community, Cultural Events, Featured


Bringing Gala 2017 to Life

Inma Barrero, artist and LFNY parent, spoke to us about bringing the Gala theme, “Toi + Moi = Beyond the Self,” to life. > more

January 22, 2017 | Community, Featured, Fundraising

gala feature

A Gala for Service and Unity

All you need to know for LFNY Gala 2017, February 4th at the Park Avenue Armory! > more

January 14, 2017 | Alumni, Community, Featured, Fundraising, Student Support


Getting Proximate

In early October, a group of students in 3ème4 and 1èreES spent the afternoon at the United Nations for a special gathering during the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. > more

December 17, 2016 | Community, Featured, Secondary


Week in Pictures May 23 – 26

Summer is finally here in New York. Our students are enjoying more and more outdoor sports and pedagogical activities. > more

May 26, 2016 | Featured, Week in Pictures

Gymnastics Competition MS-FT

Week in Pictures April 25-29

The Lycée welcomed a dozen Argentinian exchange students this week and recited poetry as part of Poetry Week. These are just some of the few highlights this week. See more. > more

April 29, 2016 | Featured, Week in Pictures

Maths class-7

Week in Pictures: February 29-March 4

One day in the school, one photo. This week, Director of Communications Elisabeth King takes you on a tour around the school, camera in hand. > more

March 4, 2016 | Featured, Week in Pictures


Footprints in Arabic

It’s 3:45pm on a wintry Friday in the Primary School, and six students are gathered with their intermediate Arabic teacher, Susynne McElrone, for a lively 75-minute class. The students have divided into two groups to work on a word game … > more

January 23, 2016 | Co-Curricular Activities, Featured, Primary


Exploring Life in the 13 Original Colonies

This spring fourth-grade students in English class with Ms. Gamble and Mrs. Morris explored America’s early history with a study of the 13 original colonies and the American Revolution. > more

June 13, 2015 | Primary