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Ages 3 to 18

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CurriculumCanadian
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
Boarding available
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 13 students / class
Maximum 16 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
School's webpage:
Yearly fees: from: €9,690
to: €16,600
This school has more than one campus in Florence:
Junior School / Fiesole Campus: Ages 3 to 14

Address: Via delle Fontanelle 2-4, 50014 Fiesole, Italy

Senior School / Florence Campus: Ages 14 to 18

Address: Via Jacopo Nardi 18, 50132 Florence, Italy

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Number of students

128

Number of nationalities represented in the school

18

Ratio of local students to international students

4:1

Max. number of students per class

16

Average number of students per class

13

Does the school employ teaching assistants?

Yes

Native English speaking teachers

Yes

Language support for students not fluent in English

No

Additional language classes offered by the school

Italian, French

Use of technology in the classroom

Kids have their own laptops, teachers use the electronic whiteboard, homework is given and submitted electronically

Is the school ready to use virtual classrooms when needed? (e.g. teaching lessons online if the school is closed, e.g. during COVID-19 closures)

Yes

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

2 hours per day

Uniform required

Yes, in our Junior School

Waiting list

Yes

Entry evaluation for students

Yes

Brief description of entry evaluation required

English B2 test and Math assessment tests

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

Rolling admissions

Students can join after academic year begins

Yes

Percentage of students who pursue further education post-graduation

90%

External examinations or assessments available

SAT, Cambridge Testing Center

Do students practice religion at the school? What religion?

No

School bus service available

Yes, Junior School

Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs

Yes

Learning support offered

EAL (English as Additional Language), Junior School; Guidance Counseling, Senior School

The school supports gifted, able and talented students

Internships and COOP programs, AP courses for college credits

Student access to education psychologist

Yes

School start time

8:30AM

School finish time

4:00PM

Supervised care before/after school

Yes, Junior School

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

CSF offers many clubs and activities.

School provided lunches

Yes, Junior School

Food alternatives for special dietary needs (ie. vegan, kosher, halal etc)

Yes, Junior School

Sports activities included

Physical Education class, volleyball, archery, dodgeball

Sports facilities at the school

Expansive garden, Junior School; small pitch, Senior School

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

No

Other facilities at the school

Library, science lab, art studio, student lounge, locker rooms

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

The Canadian School of Florence is an international school that promotes global education in an international environment. CSF successfully combines the best of Canadian, Italian and International educational standards, by adopting the Ontario curriculum, while recognizing the importance of maintaining our students’ cultural heritage.
CSF welcomes students from 3 to 18 years in its two campuses: the Junior School, located in a just renovated building in Prato, and the Senior School, hosted in a beautiful historical building in Florence.

Teaching approach of the school

CSF is a close-knit, educational community that prepares our students for university as life-long learners, critical thinkers and engaged citizens.

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