Beijing
French, British, Chinese curriculum
Bilingual
Ages 3 to 18

Lycée Francais International Charles de Gaulle de Pékin

Fees / Price

School Information

Number of students

800

Number of nationalities represented in the school

50

Most common nationality

French
75% Europe, 17% Africa, 4,5% America, 3,5% Asia and Oceania

Average number of students per class

23

External examinations/assessments available

French Baccalaureate

The school will enable pupils to validate their foreign language levels by sitting certifications (HSK for Chinese, Cambridge for English, DELE for Spanish, certifications from the Goethe Institute for German, DALF for French).

Results in these examinations

Every year, over 95% of all candidates successfully pass the French Baccalaureate, with almost 80% receiving distinctions.

School bus service available

Yes

School start time

8:30

School finish time

15:30

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Music, football, Taekwondo, Wushu, gymnastics, cooking, chess, sports, dancing, athletics, art, Chinese painting, calligraphy, theater, basketball, judo, badminton, Karate, table tennis, rugby.

School provided lunches

Yes

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

Gymnasium (multi-sport field, dojo, gym and dance center).
Football pitch, speed and cross tracks (respectively 100m and 400m), roller skating rink.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Lycée Francais International Charles de Gaulle de Pékin was founded in 1965.
The school is part of the Agency for French Teaching Abroad (AEFE) network, comprising 494 schools in 135 countries. This network puts a strong emphasis on universal values : tolerance, humanism, equal opportunity, intellectual curiosity and the development of critical thinking. It allow pupils to follow a continuous education, from pre-school to the French Baccalaureate, anywhere in the world.

Teaching approach of the school

Primary School:
- a bilingual track, integrating the teaching of two modern foreign languages, Chinese and English.
- the French-English bilingual track, with Chinese as the additional foreign language
- the French-Chinese bilingual track, with English as the additional foreign language

Secondary School:
- two modern foreign languages (Langue Vivante 1) for all, from the first year of Secondary school (6ème)

- an Oriental Section : a complementary history course in Chinese, from 4ème

- a British International Section (opened in September 2014 in 6ème), offering a specialised British literature curriculum in high level English, as well as a specialised History and Geography course, which is partly taught in English.

- a Chinese International Section (opened in Septembre 2014 in 6ème and 2nde) with a curriculum centered on Chinese literature and culture and a specialised mathematics course taught in Chinese.

The main objective of the international sections is to facilitate the integration of foreign pupils into the French educational system and to create, by their presence, a learning environment, which is conducive to the learning of a foreign language at a high-level by French pupils.

Location

Get in touch with the school

Contact email: secretariata@lfip.net.cn
School's webpage: www.lfip.net.cn/HOMEENG
School's Fees webpage: www.lfip.net.cn/frais-scolarite
Address: 3 Xinjin Rd, Chaoyang Qu, Beijing Shi, China