the Bilingual system at Lycée Louis Pasteur


Each child has a teacher throughout the week and practices French and English languages according to the chart below:

The child has a success book that follows him through kindergarten. Parents will find progress of their child’s language acquisition skills in both languages.

Elementary classes

CP grade 1 classes:
A referent teacher delivers all subjects entirely in French. In addition to that, an English-speaking teacher provides co-teaching of different subjects in English for a total of 4 hours.

Classes from CE1 (grade 2) to CM2 (grade 5):
3 teachers are assigned to each class, and they teach either in French or in English according to the following hours:

In addition to this, we offer support in French or English for children who need it: FFL or FSL Co according to the needs of the children, during school time or outside of class time. Support workshops in French are also available during extracurricular time.
Children from CM2 (grade 5) until the end of college are offered the following certificates:

  • DELF (French language teaching certificate) to certify the French proficiency level of English-speaking children – Level A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2.
  • CAMBRIDGE (Primary Check point, First Certificate) to certify the English proficiency level of French-speaking children.