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|Language of instruction||English and French|
|Native English and French teachers|
|Extra languages (other than English and French)|
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|Number of students||
|Number of nationalities represented in the school||
|Most common nationality||
Approximately 50% of students are French, 18% South African and 32% have other nationalities.
|Ratio of local students to international students||
18% local : 82% international
|Native English and French speaking teachers||
|Language support for students not fluent in English and French||
From grade 000 to grade 6, support measures are offered to these children to assist in learning to speak and understand French.
|Additional language classes offered by the school||
|Do teachers assign homework to their students?||
|Approximate hours of homework given||
Depends on the subject and grade level.
|Deadline for registration (new academic year)||
|Students can join after academic year begins||
If students arrive from another contracted French school, they are directly admitted within the number of places available. Any other situation will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.
|External examinations or assessments available||
Diplôme National du Brevet and the Baccalauréat
|Dedicated staff/programs for students with special learning needs||
|Learning support offered||
Learning support sessions are indicative of the school’s desire to lead each student to success in spite of difficulties that may arise during elementary years.
|School start time||
|School finish time||
KG1 - G5: 14:15
|Supervised care before/after school||
After-care is available for KG1 - G5 students from 14:15 to 17:00 Mondays to Thursdays and from 12:00 to 16:00 on Fridays.
|Extracurricular activities or clubs offered||
The school offers many clubs and activities.
|School provided lunches||
The canteen is compulsory from pre-primary to Grade 12.
|Sports activities included||
|Qualities and characteristics best defining the school||
Established in 1992, the Lycée Jules Verne offers internationally accredited education, making it an educational gateway for students to the rest of the world.
|Teaching approach of the school||
Decidedly international-orientated, the French School Lycée Jules Verne’s goal is to prepare students to embrace the international challenges of the future which correspond with the following points of the School Project: