Entretien avec Dany Laferrière

A l'occasion de la visite de l'écrivain Dany Laferrière, les classes de 1ère ont eu la chance de lui poser dans l'auditorium maintes questions sur sa vie en tant qu'écrivain, mais également en tant que personne. > more

November 17, 2017 | Cultural Events, Featured, Secondary

De la moyenne avant toute chose

In fact, at every “Conseil de classe”, we observe the symbolic and at times distressing significance that la moyenne has gained over time. Who hasn’t ever heard a student set a goal for himself or herself of achieving a moyenne … > more

November 10, 2017 | Featured, Secondary

Haïti: Contribuer au plus grand bien

In October, Lycée staff visited LJBPS for the eighth time, with many “firsts,” both in terms of content and travelers.The Lycée team was composed of 5 people, three of whom were discovering Haiti and the LJBPS for the first time. … > more

November 10, 2017 | Community, Featured, Secondary, Service Learning

Go Lycée!

Cross Country: Varsity Girls finished in second place at the NYCAL Championships. Middle School Team finished second overall in the regular season.   Soccer: 6th Grade Boys undefeated season Middle School Boys: Second place NYCAL regular season Junior Varsity Boys … > more

November 3, 2017 | Athletics, Featured

Women Leading the Way

The Lycée Français de New York has launched a national research, art and storytelling project celebrating the Centennial of Women’s Suffrage in the United States.
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October 25, 2017 | Arts, Cultural Events, Featured, Innovative Teaching, Secondary

Feeling Well by Doing Good

For James Baldwin Day, a group of students created a special commemorative t-shirt. All proceeds will support relief efforts in Puerto Rico. > more

October 21, 2017 | Community, Featured, Secondary

Take It Slow

Jamie, your primary role is as an English Teacher, but you also have been developing and implementing mindfulness at the Lycée for three years now, offering students brief sessions with their peers during the school day. I would like to … > more

October 19, 2017 | Featured, Innovative Teaching, Primary, Secondary, Social and Emotional Learning

Fête Foraine at the Lycée!

What is the Fête Foraine? The Fête Foraine is the Fall community event for the school, replacing the Fall festival. It’s a fun family event for all ages. Fête Foraine is the French name for a carnival or fun fair. … > more

October 19, 2017 | Community, Featured

European Day of Languages

This year, instead of having several “Languages days”, we decided to focus on one day only. To make the experience more meaningful for the students, with the help of the Cultural Center, we were able to invite artists so the … > more

September 29, 2017 | Bilingualism, Community, Cultural Events, Featured, Innovative Teaching, Secondary

Nutrition Week : Les conseils d’une experte

Huguette grew up in France in a family where fresh ingredients and healthy meals were paramount. Her curiosity about different foods and flavours grew as she started traveling the world, first to Israel and then to Asia before finally coming … > more

September 28, 2017 | Featured, Innovative Teaching