Service Learning

A rewarding trip to Haiti

Five teachers from the LFNY traveled to Haiti to further the cooperation with our partner school Jean-Baptiste Pointe du Sable. They accomplished several goals while there. > more

May 14, 2013 | Featured, Service Learning

Create a strong and stable school

Two teachers from a Haitian school that the Lycée has been partnering with came to New York last March. The kindergarden teachers took this opportunity to exchange with LFNY teachers from the same grade and observe the pedagogy used in class. > more

April 12, 2013 | Community, Secondary, Service Learning

“I couldn’t stop smiling!”

Y5 students went to meet our partner school in South Brooklyn that has been so impacted by Hurricane Sandy last Fall that it had to move. The LFNY class had a great time with the children but also reflected on their experience. > more

March 6, 2013 | Featured, Primary, Service Learning

The Joy of Service

Two 10th graders read Dr. Seuss to the children of Little Tots Red Wagon preschool in Jamaica Bay. What's the origin of this project? Our class of 10th-grade students chose tree planting as their annual group community service project, but the plan was swept > more

January 25, 2013 | Featured, Secondary, Service Learning

A Far Rockaway, un repas pour réchauffer les coeurs

Une vingtaine de bénévoles dont de nombreux parents du LFNY se sont retrouvés à Far Rockaway afin d'offrir un repas chaud aux personnes qui ont tout perdu après le passage de l'ouragan Sandy. > more

December 7, 2012 | Community, Featured, Service Learning

Après l’ouragan Sandy, le Lycée Français se mobilise

La communauté du Lycée Français peut se féliciter de ne pas être restée passive face aux dégâts majeurs causés par l’ouragan Sandy le 29 octobre dernier. Le service communautaire du Lycée et l’association des parents d’élèves (APL) ont coordonné leurs … > more

November 9, 2012 | Community, Featured, Service Learning

Record set for the 2012 AIDS Walk

On May 20, 2012 a sea of people converged on Central Park for the annual AIDS Walk. Among the 45,000 participants were 165 students from the Lycée as well as tens of faculty, staff and parents. Margaux Carré was one … > more

August 1, 2012 | Community, Secondary, Service Learning