French curriculum
Ages 3 to 18

Lycée Francais International de Tokyo

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Languages of instructionEnglish, French
Age RangeAges 3 to 18
Yearly fees (G7): ¥1,295,600
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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
Extracurricular activities
School bus
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Yearly fees: ¥1,095,600

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Number of students


Number of nationalities represented in the school


Additional language classes offered by the school

English, Japanese, German, Spanish

External examinations or assessments available

Brevet, French Baccalaureat

School bus service available


School provided lunches


Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

3 tennis courts, 2 futsal pitches, heated outdoor swimming pool, athletics track, multi-activity sport center and Japanese dojo.

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

The International French School in Tokyo is an establishment of the Agency for French Education Abroad (AEFE) within the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs which educates more than 320,000 students worldwide in 490 schools. AEFE provides pedagogical continuity worldwide, allowing easy transfers between AEFE schools for students.

The International French School in Tokyo registers students from kindergarten through high school, and follows the French National Curriculum and prepares students for Brevet and French Baccalaureat.
LFIT's mission is to provide a high quality educational program within the framework of multilingual education. LFIT helps students to develop self-confidence, respect for others, curiosity and openness to different cultures. Most importantly, we strive to inspire a desire to learn.

In Tokyo, the LFIT assures continuity in public educational services for French expatriate children while also contributing to the promotion of French language and culture abroad, particularly by welcoming students of Japanese and many other nationalities.

Teaching approach of the school

The LFIT offers a program of instruction in accordance with the French curriculum, and includes significant linguistic and cultural components in relation to the Japanese context. Diplomas and qualifications awarded by the school are identical to those conferred by institutions in France.

French/English bilingual classes have been created in the primary school, while a bilingual Section européenne for Social Studies is on offer in lower secondary.