College Counseling

Matriculations for the Class of 2016

Whether pursuing studies in the US, France, the UK, Canada or other parts of Europe, the students of the Class of 2016 chose carefully, with a marked increase applications to the UK. Here’s where they ultimately chose to go. > more

November 12, 2016 | Alumni, College Counseling, Featured, Secondary

How to Get into College

Giving students the time they need to better understand who they are, what their passion is will lead them to better know themselves. That is what I recommend to parents who ask me how they can help their child get into college. > more

February 21, 2016 | College Counseling, Featured, Leadership, Secondary

“Don’t Stress Over College Results,” LFNY Alumni Say

Three LFNY alumni have answered our questions about their college experience. They also look back on what college admissions were like and provide a few tips for current students and their parents. > more

January 15, 2016 | Alumni, College Counseling, Featured

For the Class of 2015, the Future Looks International

The Class of 2015 will be known for bucking matriculation trends at the Lycée, and choosing their own path. An unusual number of graduates chose to go to French higher education institution ; there was also a growing interest in European universities. > more

October 1, 2015 | College Counseling, Featured, Secondary

Le Bac au LFNY : trois formats, trois filières, neuf possibilités

Dans toutes ses déclinaisons, le baccalauréat français se distingue des autres certifications adoptées par les écoles internationales. Ce diplôme est largement connu dans les universités qui recrutent des élèves issus des écoles internationales et continue de bénéficier d’un vrai prestige.
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March 26, 2015 | Admissions, College Counseling, Featured, Leadership, Secondary

College by Way of the Mountains

As college-related pressures exert themselves at younger and younger ages, at the Lycée Français de New York, our college counseling philosophy and practice strive for balance. > more

February 28, 2015 | College Counseling, Featured, Head of School

Trouver sa voie lors à l’occasion du Forum des métiers

Faire profiter les élèves de l'expérience professionnelle des parents du Lycée? C'est gagnant-gagnant pour tout le monde, et c'est justement l'objectif du forum des métiers, un évènement annuel destiné aux élèves de seconde et première. > more

February 20, 2015 | College Counseling, Community, Featured, Secondary

“Taking a gap year was eye-opening”

Three recent alumni currently at American and British universities give precious advice on college admissions to those students who are in (or thinking about) the application process. > more

January 24, 2015 | Alumni, College Counseling, Featured

Lycée Graduates Make Bold Choices

Sciences-Po-Columbia, anyone? LFNY students say yes. According to 2014 data, multinational programs are growing in popularity among our graduates. Read more trends in college counseling at the Lycée. > more

September 12, 2014 | Alumni, College Counseling, Featured, Secondary

Talking about College, without Anxiety

For two days in January, Y9 students went upstate New York to the countryside to talk and think about college. Director of College Counseling Christine Pluta reflects on that experience. > more

February 7, 2014 | College Counseling, Featured, Secondary