Quick summary of key school information
|Language of instruction||English and French|
|Native English and French teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English and French)|
|Class sizes||Average||30 students / class|
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|Number of students||
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
German, Spanish, Irish, Latin
|Average number of students per class||
|External examinations or assessments available||
|Supervised care before/after school||
After-school care is available every day until 6 pm.
|School bus service available||
The school doesn’t provide any bus service but is served by public transport (bus).
|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
Craft and origami, football, music appreciation, religion.
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
The Lycée Français International Samuel Beckett is the only school in Ireland to offer the entire French curriculum from Petite Section to Terminale combined with the Irish diploma up to Junior Certification/Brevet and has been doing so for over 50 years.
|Teaching approach of the school||
With teaching provided in both French and English, the children at LFI receive an education based on Excellence and Personal development so that they can achieve academic excellence while also learning to become self-aware.
The Primary School (equivalent of Junior Infant to 5th Class) located in Foxrock is open to all children and welcomes a mix of children of all origins and backgrounds. Although the Primary School provides education in French and follows the French curriculum, it also offers English classes.
The Secondary School located in the Eurocampus in Clonskeagh covers education from 6eme to the Terminale class (equivalent of 6th Class to 6th Year) and prepares for the Junior Certificate, the Brevet des Colleges and the French Baccalaureate. In Secondary School, the education is provided in French and English with a mix of pupils coming from LFI and St Killians (our partner school, the German School).