Sainte Victoire International School is an IB World School, offering both the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program and the Cambridge IGCSE examinations.
Are you looking for an International Baccalaureate World School in France? Here you can find a list of French schools that have a profile in the IB World Schools Yearbook.
The schools featured below offer at least one of the IB's four programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP), Diploma Programme (DP) and Career-related Programme (CP). You can use the search filter below to look for schools that offer one programme in particular.
A renowned centre of European art, literature and philosophy, France has a highly effective public education system that dates back to Napoleonic times. Today, the national school system is complemented by an innovative and diverse international school sector.
There are English-medium international schools in Lyon, Nice, Toulouse, Grenoble and Paris, with the capital offering a large and varied menu of international options, including Iraqi, Japanese, Russian, Polish, German, Spanish, Italian and Swedish schools. Bilingual schooling in French and English is also widely available, especially at primary level.
France has 21 IB World Schools, with 19 of these authorised to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma, and three also teaching the Middle Years Programme and Primary Years Programme. All teach in English and 14 provide bilingual instruction in French and English.
Bilingual education in English and French is offered by École Jeannine Manuel’s campuses in Paris and Lille. The through-train, coeducational schools, which are associated with UNESCO, offer the IB Diploma alongside the option internationale du baccalauréat (OIB), a demanding programme that involves study of the humanities in a foreign language on top of the French curriculum. The Lille school takes boarders.
IB World Schools are part of a thriving international school sector in France. For information on all international schools, you can visit: www.internationalschoolsearch.com